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Links
Bulletin on what's new in public health ethics [in French, with resources in Fr/En]. From the Public health ethics committee secretariat (Institut national de santé publique du Québec).

Ethics and public health: Forging a strong relationship. By Callahan, D. & Jennings, B. (2002). In the American Journal of Public Health, 92(2), 169-76. On the site of PubMed Central.

Population Health Ethics: Annotated Bibliography. By Greenwood, H.L. and Edwards, N. (2009). On the site of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute of Population and Public Health (CIHR-IPPH).

Re-visioning Public Health Ethics: A Relational Perspective. By Kenny, N., Sherwin, S. and Baylis, F. (2010). Can J Public Health 2010; 101(1) 9-11. On the site of the Canadian Journal of Public Health.

The contribution of ethics to public health. By Coleman, C.H. et al. (2008). In the Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 86 (8). On the site of the World Health Organization.

Framework of Values to Support Ethical Analysis of Public Health Actions. By Filitrault, F., Désy, M. and Leclerc, B. (2015). On the site of l'Institut national de santé publique du Québec.

Éthique et santé publique. Enjeux, valeurs et normativité. By Massé, R. (2003). Québec : Les Presses de l'Université Laval. (In French only).

WHO guidelines on ethical issues in public health surveillance. World Health Organization. (2017). Geneva. On the site of the World Health Organization.


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Population and Public Health Ethics: Cases from research, policy, and practice
This Casebook features 16 cases on population and public health ethics that are accompanied by an invited case discussion.
Published in March 2013.  DescriptionDownload  3.16 MB, (on the site of the Joint Centre for Bioethics at the University of Toronto).
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We are proud to have been partners in the development of Population and Public Health Ethics: Cases from Research, Policy, and Practice, now available on the site of the Joint Centre for Bioethics at the University of Toronto. 

This book brings together 16 cases of ethical issues encountered across a range of public health issues and sectors and presents accompanying analyses by leading experts in public health ethics. The book's foreword was written by former JCB Director, Dr. Ross Upshur.
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The casebook was supported by financial and in-kind contributions by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy, and Public Health Ontario. The views herein do not necessarily reflect those of the contributing organizations and these organizations cannot assume responsibility for the accuracy of content.

Population and Public Health Ethics: Cases from research, policy, and practice
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