Cultural history of the flu: reducing the stigma of Ebola.

Follow the link for a blog post by HHERG's Sonya de Laat, Postdoctoral Fellow in Humanitarian Health Ethics at McMaster University. How can cultural history of ‘health’ change disease perception & reduce stigma? A brief comparison of Influenza, 1918-1919, and Ebola,…

Have Content to Share on Post-Research Ethics Analysis? Here’s a CfP for you!

PREA: Call for Abstracts Abstracts are now being accepted for paper and poster presentations at an International Conference on Ethics & Humanitarian Research. The conference is organised jointly by the PREA Research Team and The Ohio State University (OSU). The…

Upcoming abstract deadlines.

Don't miss you chance to submit abstracts for the following events:   November 12: WADEM Congress on Disaster and Emergency Medicine, Brisbane, Australia, 7-10 May 2019 Website: https://wadem2019.org/call-for-abstracts.php    November 23: Canadian Bioethics Congress (CBS), Banff, Alberta, Canada, 22-24 May 2019.…

Missed our event in Geneva? Looking for a summary? Here it is.

  Have a look at a summary of the events that took place 26-27 September when the HHE Research Group visited Geneva. Thank you to our co-hosts CERAH, and to all of our participants over the two days and one…

HHE Representation at HSR2018, Liverpool

From 8-12 October the Fifth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research was held in Liverpool, UK. The HHE research group was well represented with a presentation on the Perceptions of Ebola Virus Disease Research project by Ani Chénier entitled "Beyond…

Upcoming Event: September 26

Small Humanitarian Acts that Make All the Difference in End of Life Care? Evening Panel Discussion  |  18:30-20:30  | Maison de la paix               Introductory remarks—   18:30-18:40 Doris Schopper   Dr. Schopper is professor at the medical faculty of the University of…

Featured publication

From the publisher: "Humanitarian Action Ethics explores the ethical dilemmas at the heart of humanitarian action in the 21st century, turning theory into practice for enabling effective change. The most comprehensive and up-to-date work on humanitarian ethics currently available. Brings…