Bioethics Centres

old-books.jpgThe field of bioethics is burgeoning in Canada. The following is a listing of academic centres with primary or significant activity in the area of bioethics in Canada. 

Suggestions for additions or corrections are welcome.

 

 

 


British Columbia

University of British Columbia W. Maurice Young Centre for Applied Ethics

David Silver, Acting Director

University of Victoria Centre for Studies in Religion and Society

Paul Bramadat, Director

Alberta

Covenant Health Ethics Centre

Caitlin Congdon, Ethics Centre Administrator

University of Alberta Health Law Institute

Tracey Bailey, Executive Director

University of Alberta Institute of Health Economics

Egon Jonsson, Executive Director

University of Alberta John Dossetor Health Ethics Centre

Paul Byrne, Director

University of Calgary Office of Medical Bioethics

Stacey Page, Chair  

Saskatchewan

University of Regina International Healthcare Ethics Research Team

David Malloy, Professor & Principal Investigator 

Manitoba

University of Manitoba Centre for Professional and Applied Ethics

Arthur Schafer, Director

Ontario

Lakehead University Centre for Health Care Ethics

McMaster University Centre for Ethics in Health Care

Lisa Schwartz,Chair

Queen's University Office of Bioethics

Cheryl Cline, Director

Saint Paul University Ethics Centre

Denis Desautels, Corporate Director

University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics

Jennifer L. Gibson, Interim Director

University of Western Ontario Schulich School of Medicine Dentistry Medical Ethics and Humanities Department

Jeff Nisker, Coordinator

York University Centre for Practical Ethics


Quebec

McGill University Biomedical Ethics Unit 

Jonathan Kimmelman, Director  

McGill University Centre of Genomics and Public Policy

Bartha Knoppers, Professor

Universite de Montreal Centre de Recherche en Droit

Manon Boyer, Administrative Director

Universite de Montreal Centre de Bioéthique

Bryn Williams-Jones, Directeur

Universite du Quebec a Rimouski Ethos Research Group

Michel Fortier, Director

Universite Laval Groupe de Recherche en Éthique Médicale et Environnementale

Louis-Étienne Pigeon, Chair

Nova Scotia

Dalhousie University Department of Bioethics

Christy Simpson, Head

Dalhousie University Health Law Institute

Constance MacIntosh, Director

Novel Tech Ethics

Françoise Baylis, Head
  

Newfoundland and Labrador

Memorial University Bioethics Group

Jennifer Flynn, Assistant Professor; Chris Kaposy, Assistant Professor; Fern Brunger, Associate Professor; Daryl Pullman, Professor