Impact Ethics

NTE In Action

Matthew Herder talks about finding common cause in addressing climate change, demagoguery, destroying democracy, the social determinants of health, class, poverty and structural racism.
Françoise Baylis is interviewed by Laura Lynch, host of CBC Radio program, The Current│Live Radio│On Demand (24 Oct 2019).
Françoise Baylis gives plenary (3) lecture at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine Annual Scientific Congress & Expo, 2019 (8:30AM-9:15AM, 15 Oct 2019, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA).
Françoise Baylis is interviewed by Genome Alberta on the subject of how the human genome belongs to us all and there needs to be a broad discussion on how we put new gene editing technology to work.
Françoise Baylis is interviewed for article reviewing her recently released book, Altered Inheritance: CRISPR and the Ethics of Human Genome Editing
Matthew Herder becomes an RSC member in recognition of his outstanding scholarly achievements.

NTE In Print

Françoise Baylis reads from her newly published book, followed by a question-and-answer period moderated by Costas Halavrezos (Halifax Central Library | 5440 Spring Garden Road, Halifax).
Françoise Baylis publishes an essay on support for a global moratorium on human germline genome editing.
Françoise Baylis publishes an editorial arguing that we need public education, engagement and empowerment to reach ‘broad societal consensus’ on whether, not how, to pursue heritable genome editing.
Françoise Baylis publishes a letter to the editor of the JOGC on Canada's prohibition on payment for surrogacy, eggs, and sperm.
Matthew Herder publishes a scholarly journal article on reviving the FDA's authority to publicly explain not only why new drug applications are approved but also why they've been rejected. (2 July 2018).
Françoise Baylis, Alana Cattapan and other experts from across Canada publish a fact sheet on the proposed changes to the AHR Act (29 May 2018).