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Ethics in Health

April 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Free

Ethics in Health is the fourth installation of Ethics for UBC, a five-part speaker series that will explore the current landscape of ethics scholarship and education across the Vancouver and Okanagan campuses of our university.

In attending this interactive 75-min panel discussion, you will have the opportunity to learn about the current ethics-related endeavours taking place at UBC, pressing ethical issues that exist across a wide range of disciplines, and the ways in which you can become more involved.

This panel discussion will focus on ethics across a variety of disciplines, spanning kinesiology and the exercise sciences, medicine, and neuroethics.

Welcome by:
Michael Allard, MD
Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine; Vice-Dean, Health and Engagement, University of British Columbia

Moderated by:
Quinn Boyle, MSc
PhD Candidate, Experimental Medicine; Neuroethics Canada, University of British Columbia

Panelists:
Paul van Donkelaar, PhD
Professor, School of Health and Exercise Sciences; Office of the Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation, University of British Columbia – Okanagan Campus

Heather Gainforth, PhD
Associate Professor, School of Health and Exercise Sciences, University of British Columbia – Okanagan Campus

Judy Illes, CM, PhD
Professor, Faculty of Medicine; Director, Neuroethics Canada, University of British Columbia

Anita Palepu, MD, MPH, FRCPC, MACP
Professor and Eric W. Hamber Chair, Head, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia

This event will be held via Zoom. A link to the talk will be distributed via email to the attendees prior to the event.