Impact Ethics

NTE In Action

Françoise Baylis is interviewed regarding ethical failures and the failure to negotiate between Dalhousie Board of Governors and Dalhousie Faculty Association.
Françoise Baylis is interviewed by Portia Clark on Nova Scotia's proposed legislation (January 2021) which will make organ "donation" an opt-out—rather than opt-in, voluntary—policy.
CRISPR gene-editing technology is advancing quickly. Françoise Baylis is interviewed in this podcast on the ethical dimensions about what this technology can do now and what it might change for us now and into the future.
Françoise Baylis helps lead a panel discussion with Parmy Olson, Rachel Neaman and Charolotte Augst as part of the CogX 2020 conference (London UK, 8 June 2020, 5:00PM-5:45PM BST)
Kat Eschner interviews Françoise Baylis and reviews her book, ALTERED INHERITANCE.
Françoise Baylis is interviewed by Nicolas Terry on the topic of germline ethics and the health policy implications of CRISPR technology.

NTE In Print

Françoise Baylis and Landon J. Getz explain the ethical challenges of human challenge trials to test candidate COVID-19 vaccines.
Andrew Fenton and L. Syd M Johnson outline several ethical issues with nonhuman animal research revealed by COVID-19 research.
Françoise Baylis and Natalie Kofler argue against using immunity passports for COVID-19.
Françoise Baylis argues that Canada needs one (not many local) triage protocol for the COVID-19 pandemic.
Andrew Fenton reflects on a recent Science magazine article outlining the management of some laboratory rodent populations as a result of COVID-19.
Martha Paynter and Françoise Baylis explain how abortion is an essential service to be maintained throughout the pandemic.