Health, Law and Bioethics

Health law and bioethics

Health, Law and Bioethics

Associate Professor
Research interests:
General Criminal Law, International Humanitarian Law, International Law and Development, Climate Change and Natural Disasters
Professor
Research interests:
Medical Law, Medical Negligence, medical and Legal Humanities, Investment Arbitration and Public Health, Public Health Law, Bioethics, Free trade agreement, Renewable Energy Technology
Honorary Professor
Research interests:
Criminology, Children Parents and the Law, Law and Medicine
Lecturer
Research interests:
Wellbeing, Legal Ethics, Therapeutic Jurisprudence, Empirical Legal Research, Behavioural Legal Ethics, Mental Health, Human Rights and the Law, Trauma-informed Lawyering
Research Associate
Research interests:
Access to Justice and Legal Empowerment of the Poor, Access to Government Information, Citizenship, Torts, Medical Law, No-fault compensation, Competition Law, Consumer law, Mental Health law, Disability law, Environmental Law

Latest news

17
Aug
2018
Alexandra Phelan Portrait
LLM graduate Alexandra Phelan
01
Aug
2018
Caitlin Davis wears a white jumper and stands in front of a dark wall
Caitlin Davis on the boundaries of embryo research
03
Nov
2017
Tran-Pacific Partnership
Is an 11-member Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) 2.0 a possibility? It seemed most unlikely back in January when US President Trump withdrew the United States from the TPP. But there have since been ongoing discussions among the remaining 11 members in an effort to keep the TPP dream alive.
06
Jun
2017
Doctors performing surgery
Dr Fiona Tito Wheatland's research of the ‘Doctor Identity’ looks at the harmful belief that doctors are too smart to make mistakes and what it means for those who inevitably err.
24
May
2017
Lady liberty statue
ANU Law researcher Liz Curran is creating opportunities for lawyers to work in medical clinics to help patients with health problems that are linked to their legal issues.

In the Media

13
Nov
2018

How Australia's health system could help fight terrorism

writes in Sydney Morning Herald; Fairfax Media

11
Sep
2018

A head injury experience and Frankenstein's monster

Molly Townes O'Brien interviewed by ABC Radio Canberra

Research theme:
11
Sep
2018

A head injury experience and Frankenstein's monster

Molly Townes O'Brien interviewed by ABC Radio Canberra

Research theme:
26
Mar
2017

Three medical experts agree modern medicine isn't living up to expectation

Thomas Faunce quoted in The Canberra Times

Research theme:
28
Jun
2016

Doctors should boycott Nauru: ethicists

Thomas Faunce quoted in Nine News website

Research theme:
25
Jun
2014

Nanotechnology may change how we grow food

Thomas Faunce interviewed by ABC Rural

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