Online Webinar: Lisa Eckenwiler — An Eco-Structural Approach to Health Ethics

University of Minnesota Ethics Grand Rounds Registration Dr. Eckenwiler will describe an eco-structural approach (ESA) to health ethics, suggesting that it should advance ethical ideals in many domains, especially health justice. With a conception of people as ecological subjects, an ESA privileges place,…

Without the ‘local’ we cannot re-imagine humanitarian health ethics

Blog Series: (Re)Imagining Humanitarian Health Ethics By Isabel Muñoz Beaulieu The future of humanitarian ethics needs to define what is meant by ‘local.’   The call to localized approaches in the humanitarian discourse has quickly expanded when big funders, large humanitarian…

Join the First Session: Study of a Participatory Assessment Tool for Community-Led Humanitarianism

Register here: bit.ly/3b2yvEn The Movement for Community-Led Development (MCLD), a global consortium of 1500+ civil society organizations from around the world, developed through collaborative research a Participatory CLD Assessment Tool to orient dialogue around CLD processes in project design, implementation, and closure. The…

Kawakeb Webinar: The Ethical Considerations in the Research Conducted During Armed Conflicts

Register Here Dr. Ghaiath is a medical doctor, bioethicist, and assistant professor in medical ethics and law at Trinity College Dublin. He earned a master’s degree and PhD in bioethics from the University of Toronto, Canada, and the University of Birmingham,…

Palliative Care in Humanitarian Crises: A Video

Erin Lin, an undergraduate student at McMaster University, has been working alongside HHERG members, Lisa Schwartz and Rachel Yantzi, on a video on Palliative Care in Humanitarian Crises. You can check it out below and let us know what you…

New Contribution: Key questions to ask when facing dilemmas during COVID-19 response in humanitarian settings

23/03/2022 New contribution by Humanitarian Health Ethics research members Matthew Hunt and Lisa Schwartz in partnership with GHC COVID-19 task team. You can read it now here. Overview of Report Health Clusters and partners are often facing challenges in humanitarian…

New Publication: Lessons learned in crises abroad can be applied at home

22/03/2022 New publication from members of the Humanitarian Health Ethics Research Group in the Canadian Medical Association Journal. You can check it out here. Some more information can also be found through the McMaster webpage here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fx57M81xPlI Domestic Applications of…

(Re)imagining Humanitarian Health Ethics

22/03/2022 What form should bioethics take in the years to come? It’s clear the status quo is not enough.   This is true for humanitarian health ethics. Although there are valuable foundations, pathways, ideas to build on – or so we…

Celebrating the winner of the 2021 Award for Bioethics Service in the Face of Challenges, Dr. Amar Jesani

January 31. 2022, 7-8:30pm India time Here: zoom  (Meeting ID: 854 5167 7841; Passcode: 012596) Amar Jesani has been a proponent of bioethics as activism and brings a strong justice orientation to his pioneering work in bioethics. The award recognizes individuals who have…