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.



Ireh Iyioha, Visiting Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law and Assistant Adjunct Professor, John Dossetor Health Ethics Centre, selected for a 2017 Canadian Association of Law Teachers (CALT) Award. Congratulations Ireh! 
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. Issues in Health Ethics Series

    June 16 2017

    Ethics in Capacity Assessment. Presenter: Gary Goldsand

  2. Ethics Grand Rounds

    June 27 2017

    Presenter: Brendan Leier

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