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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.



Heidi Janz, Assistant Adjunct Professor, and Eva Colmers honoured by DOXA and AMPIA. Three awards for Edmonton-produced NFB short documentary, We Regret to Inform You.... Congratulations, Heidi!
Congratulations to Gary Goldsand, Clinical Ethicist and Assistant Clinical Professor, for receiving the 2015-2016 Sub-Specialty Teacher of the Year Award in Internal Medicine for the University of Alberta Hospital site!
      Video from Keynote Presentation by Eric Wasylenko, Enabling Autonomy and Vulnerable Trust for Decisionally Incapable Persons now available to view.
 Health Ethics Today     Health Ethics Today - Read the latest issue, Volume 23(2) December 2015, based on the John Dossetor Health Ethics Centre annual 2014 Symposium.

Dr. Paul Byrne
    Dr. Paul Byrne is the recipient of the Canadian Medical Association - 2015 CMA Dr. William Marsden Award in Medical Ethics.
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Attend an Event

  1. Health Ethics Seminar

    September 16 2016

    Missing Links in Mental Health: Lack of effective connection and communication. Presenter: Dennis Anderson

  2. World Mental Health Day Lecture

    October 06 2016

  3. Health Ethics Seminar

    October 21 2016

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