Jocelyn Downie

Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine

Professor

Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4H9

Canada

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1.

Restorative Justice, Euthanasia, and Assisted Suicide: A New Arena for Restorative Justice and a New Path for End of Life Law and Policy in Canada

Alberta Law Review, Vol. 48, No. 4, 2011
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Jul 2012
Jennifer Llewellyn and Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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restorative justice, euthanasia, assisted suicide

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A Choice for K'aila: Child Protection and First Nations Children

2 Health Law Journal 99 (1994)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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K'aila, First Nations, self-government, social services, child protection, child welfare

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The Ethics of Water Fluoridation

66 J Can Dent Assoc 592, 2000
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 05 Jul 2013
Mary McNally and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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Pereira's Attack on Legalizing Euthanasia or Assisted Suicide: Smoke and Mirrors

19(3) Current Oncology 133
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 28 Jun 2013
Jocelyn Downie, Kenneth Chambaere and Jan L. Bernheim
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and VUB
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euthanasia, assisted suicide, slippery slopes, evidence, Netherlands, Belgium, Canada

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End-of-Life Decision-Making in Canada: The Report by the Royal Society of Canada Expert Panel on End-of-Life Decision-Making

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 17 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2016
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Utrecht University - University Medical Center (Utrecht), Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow - School of Law, University of Toronto - Dalla Lana School of Public Health and University of Montreal - Department of Philosophy
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Permitting Voluntary Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide: Law Reform Pathways for Common Law Jurisdictions

QUT Law Review Volume 16, Issue 1, pp 84-112.
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 30 Mar 2016
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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euthanasia, assisted suicide, end of life law

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Foreseeably Unclear: The Meaning of the 'Reasonably Foreseeable' Criterion for Access to Medical Assistance in Dying in Canada

Forthcoming, Dalhousie Law Journal
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2018
Jocelyn Downie and Kate Scallion
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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medical assistance in dying, assisted dying, law, policy, health, euthanasia, assisted suicide

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The Making of a Myth: Unreliable Data on Access to Palliative Care in Canada

Health Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 01 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2015
Jocelyn Downie and Georgia Lloyd-Smith
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Independent
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Canada, palliative care, assisted dying, empirical data

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Barriers to Access to Abortion Through a Legal Lens

(2007) 15 Health Law Journal 143
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Jun 2012
Jocelyn Downie and Carla Nassar
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University
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Abortion, Law, Canada

Barriers to Access to Abortion Through a Legal Lens

Jocelyn Downie & Carla Nassar, “Barriers to Access to Abortion Through a Legal Lens” (2008) 15 Health Law Journal 143-173.
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Dec 2015
Jocelyn Downie and Carla Nassar
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University
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abortion, privacy, law, health law, policy

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Rodriguez Redux

(2008) 16 Health Law Journal 27
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Jun 2012
Jocelyn Downie and Simone Bern
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Assisted Suicide, Canada, Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Statute

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A Feminist Exploration of Issues around Assisted Death

St. Louis University Public Law Review, Vol. 15, No. 2, 1996
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie and Susan Sherwin
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University
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feminism, assisted death, euthanasia, policy, legislation

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assisted dying, assisted suicide, euthanasia

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Relational Theory and Health Law and Policy

2008 Health Law Journal (Special Edition) 193
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Jul 2012
Jocelyn Downie and Jennifer Llewellyn
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University
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relational theory, health law, policy

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Assisted Dying for Individuals with Dementia: Challenges for Translating Ethical Positions into Law

Jocelyn Downie & Georgia Lloyd-Smith, “Assisted Dying for Individuals with Dementia: Challenges for Translating Ethical Positions into Law” in Michael Cholbi & Jukka Varelius, eds, New Directions in the Ethics of Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia (Springer, 2015) 97-123.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 09 May 2017
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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Assisted dying, dementia, ethics, suicide, euthanasia

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Judicial Reasoning About Pregnancy and Choice

(2008) 16 Health Law Journal 281
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2012
Chris Kaposy and Jocelyn Downie
Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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Choice, Abortion, Canada, Charter, Judicial Reasoning

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'...And the Learners Shall Inherit the Earth': Continuing Professional Development, Life Long Learning and Legal Ethics Education

(2010) Canadian Legal Education Annual Review 9
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Jul 2012
Richard Devlin and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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ethics, education, professional development

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After Carter v. Canada

National Magazine, February 24, 2015
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 11 Oct 2015
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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physician-assisted dying, end of life, regulated assisted-dying, Supreme Court of Canada

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Fake It Till You Make it: Policymaking and Assisted Human Reproduction in Canada

Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada, June 2014
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 03 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2015
Françoise Baylis, Jocelyn Downie and Dave Snow
Dalhousie University, Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Novel Tech Ethics, Faculty of Medicine
Downloads 69 (327,891)
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egg donation, assisted human reproduction, Assisted Human Reproduction Act, law, policy, Canada

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The Contested Lessons of Euthanasia in the Netherlands

8 Health Law Journal 119
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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euthanasia, Netherlands, Canada, assisted suicide, decriminalization

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Watch Your Language: A Review of the Use of Stigmatizing Language by Canadian Judges

5(1) Journal of Ethics in Mental Health, 2010
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Jul 2012
Jocelyn Downie and Michelle Black
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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stigma, mental illness, judges, language

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Fitness for Purpose: Mandatory Continuing Legal Ethics Education for Lawyers

(2009) 87 Canadian Bar Review 773
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Jun 2012
Jocelyn Downie and Richard Devlin
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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Will the Brain Ever Take the Stand? Canadian Law and the Admissibility of Neurotechnology Lie Detection Evidence

56 Criminal Law Quarterly 135 2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Jul 2012
Matthew Kutcher, Victoria Apold and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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United States, criminal law, lie detection, neurotechnology, neuroscience, evidence, admissibility

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Taking Responsibility: Mandatory Legal Ethics in Canadian Law Schools

65(6) The Advocate 761, November 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Jul 2012
Richard Devlin, Jocelyn Downie and Stephanie Lane
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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ethics, education, mandatory, law schools

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The Manitoba College of Physicians and Surgeons Position Statement on Withholding and Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Treatment (2008): Three Problems and a Solution

17 Health Law Journal 115, 2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 Jul 2012
Jocelyn Downie and Karen McEwen
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba, CPSM, life-sustaining, statement

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Withholding and Withdrawal of ‘Futile’ Life-Sustaining Treatment: Unilateral Medical Decision-Making in Australia and New Zealand

Journal of Law and Medicine, 20(4), pp. 907-924, 2013
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Jul 2016
Lindy Willmott, Ben White and Jocelyn Downie
Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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Medical futility, End of life decision-making, Withholding and withdrawal of life-sustaining medical treatment, Adult guardianship law, Health law, Medical law

Cutting the Gordian Knot of Futility: A Case for Law Reform on Unilateral Withholding and Withdrawal of Potentially Life-Sustaining Treatment

Jocelyn Downie, Lindy Willmott, & Ben White, “Cutting the Gordian Knot of Futility: A Case for Law Reform on Unilateral Withholding and Withdrawal of Potentially Life-Sustaining Treatment” (2014) 26(1) New Zealand Universities Law Review 24-59
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Dec 2015
Jocelyn Downie, Lindy Willmott and Ben White
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law and Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law
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Cutting the Gordian Knot of Futility: A Case for Law Reform on Unilateral Withholding and Withdrawal of Potentially Life-Sustaining Treatment

New Zealand Universities Law Review, 26(1), pp. 24-59, 2014
Posted: 10 Jul 2016
Jocelyn Downie, Lindy Willmott and Ben White
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law and Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law

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Futility, Withholding and withdrawing life-sustaining treatment, End of life decision-making, Health law, Medical law

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Unilateral Withholding and Withdrawl of Potentially Life-Sustaining Treatment: A Violation of Dignity Under the Law in Canada

20 (3) Journal of Palliative Care 143
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 31 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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life-sustaining treatment, dignity, do not resuscitate

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Transnational Trade in Human Eggs: Law, Policy, and (In)Action in Canada

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Vol. 41, No. 1, 2013
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Jun 2013
Jocelyn Downie and Françoise Baylis
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University
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Health Law, reproduction, human eggs, transnational trade

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'Are Law Schools Amoral Boot Camps?': Two Legal Ethicists Beg to Differ with a Controversial Book- Review of Lawyers Gone Bad: Money, Sex and Madness in Canada’s Legal Profession by Philip Slayton

16(1) Literary Review of Canada, Jan/Feb 2008
Posted: 07 Jul 2012
Jocelyn Downie and Richard Devlin
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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book review, ethics, Philip Slayton, lawyers

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Family Override of Valid Donor Consent to Postmortem Donation: Issues in Law and Practice

40 Transplantation Proceedings 1255, 2008
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 13 Jul 2012
Jocelyn Downie, Chantelle Rajotte and Alison Shea
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and QEII Health Sciences Centre
Downloads 49 (386,945)
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transplantation, postmortem, organ, consent, family, donation

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Inadmissible, Eh?

7(9) The American Journal of Bioethics 67 (2007)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 03 Aug 2013
Jocelyn Downie and Ronalda Murphy
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University
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functional magnetic resonance imaging, evidence, admissible

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Reflections on the Commercialization of Research Conducted in Public Institutions in Canada

1(1) McGill Health Law Publication 23 (2007)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie and Matthew Herder
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University - Faculties of Medicine and Law
Downloads 43 (408,184)
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commercialization, research, public institutions

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Eligibility for Organ Donation: A Medico-Legal Perspective on Defining and Determining Death

56 Canadian Journal of Anesthesia 851, 2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Aug 2012
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and QEII Health Sciences Centre
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organ donation, eligibility, health care, cardiac arrest, donor, death

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Final Report of the Royal Society of Canada Expert Panel: End-of-Life Decision-Making

Number of pages: 117 Posted: 08 Oct 2015
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Utrecht University - University Medical Center (Utrecht), Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow - School of Law, University of Toronto - Dalla Lana School of Public Health and University of Montreal - Department of Philosophy
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Patient safety, health law, health policy

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Social Science Evidence in Charter Litigation: Lessons from Carter v. Canada (Attorney General)

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Mar 2018
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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social science evidence, litigation, constitutional law

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Incidental Findings and the Minimal Risk Standard in Pediatric Neuroimaging Research

IRB: Ethics & Human Research (2015) 37(5) 11-19
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Dec 2015
Dalhousie University - Faculty of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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ethics, pediatric, neuroimagining

Achieving National Altruistic Self-Sufficiency in Human Eggs for Third-Party Reproduction in Canada

Baylis, F., Downie, J. (2014). Achieving national altruistic self-sufficiency in human eggs for third-party reproduction in Canada. International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics 7(1): 164-184.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2014
Françoise Baylis and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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bioethics, Canada, altruistic self-sufficiency, human egg trade, third-party eggs

Achieving National Altruistic Self-Sufficiency in Human Eggs for Third-Party Reproduction in Canada

International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics, Vol. 7, No. 2, Special Issue on Transnational Reproductive Travel (Fall 2014), pp. 164-184
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Oct 2015
Françoise Baylis and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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bioethics, Canada, altruistic self-sufficiency, human egg trade, third-party eggs

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Bad News About Bad News: The Disclosure of Risks in Insurability in Research Consent Processes

18:1 Accountability in Research 31-44, 2011
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2015
Jocelyn Downie and Victoria Apold
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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consent, incidental findings, insurability risks, neuroethics, research ethics

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Glass Houses: The Power of Money in Bioethics Research

International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics, Vol. 2, No. 2, Fall 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Jul 2012
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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health research, financial, conflicts of interest, bioethics

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Template Policy Re: Access to Medical Assistance in Dying in Publicly-Funded Institutions

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 Dec 2018
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
Downloads 31 (457,014)
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Assisted Dying, Access, Charter, Human Rights, Ethics, Conscience

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A Case for Compulsory Legal Ethics Education in Canadian Law Schools

20 Dalhousie Law Journal 224 (1997)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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ethics, legal education, law school

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A Constitutional Defence of the Federal Ban on Human Cloning for Research Purposes

31 Queen's Law Journal 353, 2005
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 31 Jul 2013
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University and Dalhousie University
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human cloning, research, freedom of expression, Charter, Assisted Human Reproduction Act

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Industry and the Academy: Conflicts of Interest in Contemporary Health Research

10 Health Law Journal 103 (2002)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie, Patricia Baird and Jon Thompson
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia (UBC) and University of New Brunswick - Fredericton
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Olivieri, Hospital for Sick Children, Apotex Inc., health research, ethics

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Caveat Emptor, Venditor Et Praescribor: Legal Liability Associated with Methyplenidate Hydrochloride (MPH) Use by Postsecondary Students

(2010) 18 Health Law Journal 51
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Jun 2012
Jocelyn Downie, Fiona Campbell and Simon Outram
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Health, MPH, Student, post secondary

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Ill-Informed Consent? A Content Analysis of Physical Risk Disclosure in School-Based HPV Vaccine Programs

Public Health Nursing Vol. 29 No. 1, pp. 71–79, 2011
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Jun 2013
Dalhousie University, Dalhousie University, Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University and Dalhousie University
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authorization, HPV, vaccinations, risks, informed consent, school

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Speak Up, We Can't Hear You

HealthcarePapers, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2014
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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assisted dying, law, ethics, physicians, health care professionals

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Consent Requirements for Pelvic Examinations Performed for Training Purposes

184(1) CMAJ 1159 (2012)
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 03 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2015
Elaine Gibson and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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battery, consent, pelvic examinations, medical treatment

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Reproductive Choice in Canadian Courts: An Evidence-Based Call for a Move to Relational Autonomy

36:1 Advocates’ Quarterly 86, 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Jul 2012
Chris Kaposy and Jocelyn Downie
Memorial University of Newfoundland (MNU) and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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reproduction, choice, relational autonomy, ethics

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The Power of Money: Commercialisation of Research Conducted in Public Institutions

11(2) Otago Law Review 305, 2006
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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commercialisation, public institutions, research, intellectual property

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Mandatory Legal Education is a Step in the Right Direction

27(44) Lawyers Weekly, 2008
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 11 Jul 2012
Richard Devlin and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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mandatory, education, professional development, continuing education, British Columbia, MCLE

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A Conflict by Any Other Name Would Smell as Foul: A Comment on the Appointment of a Vice-President of Pfizer to the CIHR Governing Council

(July 12, 2010) Ottawa Life Magazine
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 07 Jul 2012
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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ethics, appointment, CIHR, Governing Council, Pfizer, Prigent

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Teaching 'Public Interest Vocationalism': Law as a Case Study

Educating professionals: Ethics and Judgement in Changing Learning Environment, pp. 135-150, University of Toronto, 2015) 135-150
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Jan 2016
Richard Devlin and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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teaching, professionalism, vocationalism, public interest

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Revisioning the Oversight of Research Involving Humans in Canada

12 Health Law Journal 159, 2004
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Aug 2013
Jocelyn Downie and Fiona McDonald
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Associate Lecturer
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research involving humans, ethics, medical

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Feminist Health Care Ethics Consultation

5(3) HEC Forum 165 (1993)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie and Susan Sherwin
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University
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feminism, health care, ethics, ethics consulation

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Paediatric MRI Research Ethics: The Priority Issues

4 Bioethical Inquiry 85 (2007)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 04 Jul 2013
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, IWK Health Centre, Dalhousie University, Dalhousie University, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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magnetic resonance imaging, paediatrics, informed consent, pricacy, confidentiality

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Prosecutorial Guidelines for Voluntary Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide: Autonomy, Public Confidence and High Quality Decision-Making

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 36, pp. 656-705, 2012
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Jul 2016
Ben White and Jocelyn Downie
Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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Voluntary euthanasia, Assisted suicide, Prosecutorial discretion, Criminal prosecution, End of life decision making

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A Computer-Assisted Legal Research and Writing Course

21 Dalhousie Law Journal 429 (1998)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie, Michael Deturbide and Laura Fraser
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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legal research and writing, law school, WebCT, computer assisted

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Shooting Ourselves in the Foot: Why Mandatory Reporting of Gunshot Wounds is a Bad Idea

170(8) Canadian Medical Association Journal 1255 (2004)
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 04 Jul 2013
Merril Pauls and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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mandatory reporting, gunshot wounds, confidentiality, commentary

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Final Report of the Experts Committee for Human Research Participant Protection in Canada

Number of pages: 90 Posted: 09 Oct 2015
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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Governance of research involving humans, human research

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In Defence of Consent and Capacity Boards for End-of-Life Care

Canadian Journal for Anesthesia, Vol. 61, 2014
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 Oct 2015
Jocelyn Downie and Michael Hadskis
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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health law, policy, end of life, withholdiing and withdrawal

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The Therapeutic Misconception: A Threat to Valid Parental Consent for Paediatric Neuroimaging Research

15(3) Accountability in Research 133, 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Jul 2012
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University - Faculty of Medicine, Department of Radiology and Dalhousie University
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consent, institutional review boards, pediatric neuroimaging, regulation of research, research ethics, therapeutic misconception

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Pre-Mortem Transplantation Optimizing Interventions: The Legal Status of Consent

55(7) Canadian Journal of Anesthesia 458
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 10 Jul 2012
Jocelyn Downie, Chantelle Rajotte and Alison Shea
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and QEII Health Sciences Centre
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transplant, consent, pre-mortem transplantation optimizing interventions

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Promises and Perils of Cognitive Performance Tools: A Dialogue

Technology, Vol. 11, p. 9, 2007
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Jul 2012
Erik Viirre, Françoise Baylis and Jocelyn Downie
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Cognitive Science, Dalhousie University and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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cognition, neurotechnology, cognitive performance tools, ethics

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Prosecutorial Discretion in Assisted Dying in Canada: A Proposal for Charging Guidelines

McGill Journal of Law and Health, 6(2), pp. 113-172, 2012
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 10 Jul 2016
Jocelyn Downie and Ben White
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law
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Voluntary euthanasia, Assisted suicide, Prosecutorial discretion, Criminal prosecution, End of life decision making, Canada

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Confusion Worse Confounded: A Comment on 'Withdrawl of Clinical Trials Policy by Canadian Research Institute is a 'Lost Opportunity for Increased Transparency'

British Medical Journal, May 4, 2011
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 06 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2014
Françoise Baylis and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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clinical trials, policy, transparency, CIHR

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Pediatric Neuroimaging Ethics

16 Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics 147, 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 03 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie and Jennifer Marshall
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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neuroimaging, pediatrics, risks, ethics

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Egregious Inaction: Five Years after 'Of Life and Death'

(2000) 9(1) Health Law Review 13
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 Aug 2013
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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euthanasia, assisted suicide, Of Life and Death

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Brain Death and Brain Life: Rethinking the Connection

4(3) Bioethics 216, 1990
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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brain life, brain death, human being, embryo

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Genetic and Metabolic Screening of Newborns: Must Health Care Providers Seek Explicit Parental Consent?

9 Health Law Journal 62, 2001
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 04 Jul 2013
Sheila M. Wildeman and Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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newborn screening, parental consent

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The Olivieri Case: Lessons for Australasia

2(2) Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 90
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie, Jon Thompson, Patricia Baird and Susan Dodds
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, University of New Brunswick - Fredericton, University of British Columbia (UBC) and University of Wollongong - School of English Literature, Philosophy and Languages
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Olivieri, Hospital for Sick Children, health research, clinical trial, research participant, risks, informed consent

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Health Care Ethics Experts in Canadian Courts

9(3) Health Law Review 19
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 01 Aug 2013
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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health care, expert witness, courts, ethics

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The Tunnel at the End of the Light? A Critical Analysis of the Development of the Tri-Council Policy Statement

Canadian Journal of Law and Society, Volume 26, Number 1, 2011, pp. 159-176
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2015
Cheluchi Onyemelukwe and Jocelyn Downie
Centre for Health Ethics Law and Development (CHELD) and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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A Comprehensive Analysis of MRI Research Risks: In Support of Full Disclosure

34 Can J Neurol Sci 11, 2007
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 04 Jul 2013
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, St. Amant Centre, Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and National Research Council of Canada
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magnetic resonance imaging, MRI, research, risks, disclosure, ethics, research ethics boards

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Safety First: Recognizing and Managing the Risks to Child Participants in Magnetic Resonance Imaging Research

16(3) Accountability in Research 153
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Jul 2012
Matthias Schmidt and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University - Faculty of Medicine, Department of Radiology and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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bioethics, child, ethics, magnetic resonance imaging, research, safety, safety management

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Protecting Human Research Subjects: A Jurisdictional Analysis

2003 Health Law Journal 207
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Aug 2013
Jennifer Llewellyn, Jocelyn Downie and Robert Holmes
Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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research involving humans, health, ethics, jurisdiction

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Next Up: A Proposal for Values-Based Law Reform on Unilateral Withholding and Withdrawal of Potentially Life-Sustaining Treatment

Alberta Law Review, Vol. 54, No. 3, 2017
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2018
Jocelyn Downie, Lindy Willmott and Ben White
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law and Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law
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End of life decision-making, Withholding and withdrawing life sustaining treatment, Futility, Futile treatment, Adult guardianship law, Health law, Medical law

77.

Problematic Principles: The CMA on Public/Private Health Care

Health Law Review Vol. 15:2 (2006)
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 03 Aug 2013
Jocelyn Downie, Nuala Kenny and Chantelle Rajotte
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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Canadian Medical Association, access, health care, public, private

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Information/Consent/Authorization for Minors' Participation in Research

(1999) 8(2) Health Law Review 10
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 01 Aug 2013
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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children, health research, consent, minor, ethics

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Canadian Parliament Must Act on Assisted Human Reproduction

BioNews 561, (2010)
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 03 Aug 2013
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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Assisted Human Reproduction Canada, Board of Directors, assisted human reproduction, resignation

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Dr. Cézanne and the Art of Re(Peat)Search: Competing Interests and Obligations in Clinical Research

17(2) Accountability in Research 85, 2010
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 Jul 2012
Robyn Bluhm, Jocelyn Downie and Jeff Nisker
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and University of Western Ontario - Applied Mathematics Department
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clinical research ethics, competing interests, conflicts of interest, research ethics, university–industry relations

81.

Professional Recommendations: Disclosing Facts and Values

27 Journal of Medical Ethics 20, 2001
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 31 Jul 2013
Françoise Baylis and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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professional-patient relations, informed consent, truth disclosure, ethics, medical

82.

Ethics Education for Canadian Medical Students

66(7) Academic Medicine 413, 1991
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 05 Jul 2013
Françoise Baylis and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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ethics, education, Canada, medical students, medical school

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Welcome to the Wild, Wild North: Conscientious Objection Policies Governing Canada's Medical, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Dental Professions

Bioethics, Vol. 28, Issue 1, pp. 33-46, 2014
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Dec 2013
Jacquelyn Shaw and Jocelyn Downie
Novel Tech Ethics and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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conscience, conscientious objection, moral conflict, conscientious refusal, religious belief, moral values, conflict of interest

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End‐Of‐Life Decision‐Making in Canada: The Report by the Royal Society of Canada Expert Panel on End‐Of‐Life Decision‐Making

Bioethics, Vol. 25, pp. 1-73, 2011
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 16 Nov 2011
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Utrecht University - University Medical Center (Utrecht), Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow - School of Law, University of Toronto - Dalla Lana School of Public Health and University of Montreal - Department of Philosophy
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Canada, Royal Society report, end‐of‐life, quality of life, assisted dying, palliative care, death

85.

Withholding and Withdrawing Potentially Life-Sustaining Treatment: Who Should Decide?

Book chapter in Ian Freckelton and Kerry Petersen, Tensions and Traumas in Health Law (2017, Federation Press)
Posted: 09 Jan 2018
Ben White, Lindy Willmott, Eliana Close and Jocelyn Downie
Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology - Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine

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Medical futility, withholding and withdrawing life-sustaining treatment, end of life decision-making

86.

Interpreting Canada's Medical Assistance in Dying Legislation

Posted: 01 Jun 2017
Jocelyn Downie and Jennifer A. Chandler
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

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Medical Assistance in Dying, Federal Legislation, C-14, Euthanasia, Assisted Suicide, Canada

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The Canadian Agency for the Oversight of Research Involving Humans: A Reform Proposal

13 Accountability of Research 75, 2006
Posted: 04 Jul 2013
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine

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research ethics, governance of research, research ethics boards (REBs), institutional research boards (IRBs)

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Unfinished Business: Ongoing Ethical Exceptionalism in the Oversight of Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Research in Canada

19 Accountability in Research 13, 2012
Posted: 28 Jun 2013
Françoise Baylis and Jocelyn Downie
Dalhousie University and Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine

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ethics guidelines, governance, oversight, research ethics, stem cells

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When is it Permissable to Dismiss a Family Who Refuses Vaccinces? Legal, Ethical and Public Health Perspectives

(2007) 12(10) Paediatrics and Child Health, 843
Posted: 09 Jul 2012
Dalhousie University - Faculty of Health Professions, Dalhousie University, Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine and Dalhousie University

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Ethics, Health law, Patient dismissal, Public health, Vaccination

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assisted dying, assisted suicide, voluntary euthanasia

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Carter v. Canada: What's Next for Physicians?

CMAJ 2015 Apr 21; 187(7) 481-2
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 14 Oct 2015
Jocelyn Downie
Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine
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assisted death, assisted dying, euthanasia, assisted suicide, law, Carter