The John Dossetor Health Ethics Centre is the only interdisciplinary, academic health ethics centre in Alberta and one of the first in Canada. The Centre is involved in health ethics education, research and community engagement at the University of Alberta.



Announcement: Please welcome Gary Goldsand as the new Director, John Dossetor Health Ethics Centre, effective 1 January 2017.

    Now available to view: Video from Keynote Presentation Physician-Assisted Death: The first 6 months... by Dr. James Downar for Health Ethics Symposium on Medical Assistance in Dying, 25 November 2016.

Health Ethics Today
Health Ethics Today: Read the latest issue, Volume 24(1) August 2016.

Attend an Event

  1. Health Ethics Seminar - National Health Ethics Week Event

    April 04 2017

    Patient Identity, Social Disparities and Harm Reduction: Towards an Intersectional Approach to Ethical Health Service Delivery. Presenter: Ireh Iyioha

  2. Health Ethics Seminar - National Health Ethics Week Event

    April 07 2017

    Are we due for an overhaul of ethics reviews performed by REBs? Presenter: Karine Morin

  3. Lunchtime Ethics

    April 21 2017

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