Impact Ethics

NTE In Action

Françoise Baylis moderates round-table discussion. Register for event with Halifax Public Library, online (15 Jun 2021, 6:00PM - 7:30PM).
Françoise Baylis debates Anna Banerji on the topic of vaccine passports. Hosted by Chris Hall from CBC Radio program, The House.
Françoise Baylis is interviewed by Jim Vibert on the issues related to vaccine passports (
On this episode of Open to Debate, David Moscrop talks with Françoise Baylis about whether we should adopt vaccine certification programs.
Françoise Baylis is interviewed about the ethics of vaccine passports and proposes an equitable plan for the distribution of excess vaccines.
Françoise Baylis is interviewed by guest host Rosemary Barton on the ethics of a human challenge trial for COVID-19

NTE In Print

Françoise Baylis and Sheetal Soni argue against reasons of expediency which would change the 14-day rule for research with human embryos.
Chris Kaposy compares the legislative processes for declaring and managing the pandemic responses in Ontario and in Newfoundland and Labrador and suggests that empowering Chief Medical Officers of Health makes for better public health decision-making.
Andrew Fenton and Letitia Meynell maintain that there is no ethical obligation to re-distribute COVID-19 vaccines to Ontario until the province justly and effectively manages their pandemic response.
Françoise Baylis and Landon Getz argue against the use of human challenge trials where healthy volunteers are intentionally exposed to the novel coronavirus.
Françoise Baylis and Landon Getz discuss the unfairness of how the needs and interests of youth and young adults appear to have been set aside during the pandemic.
Françoise Baylis and Natalie Kofler examine the prospects and criticize the proposal of COVID-19 vaccination certificates.