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Utilitarianism in Public Health
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'Principlism' and Frameworks in Public Health Ethics
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Introduction to Public Health Ethics 3: Frameworks for Public Health Ethics
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An Introduction to the Ethical Implications of Economic Evaluations for Healthy Public Policy


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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.

Référentiel de valeurs pour soutenir l'analyse éthique des actions en santé publique. By Filitrault, F., Désy, M. and Leclerc, B. (2015). On the site of l'Institut national de santé publique du Québec. (In French only).

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


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Olivier Bellefleur

Michael Keeling

 

The Centre's Michael Keeling and Olivier Bellefleur published an article entitled Finding Traction in Public Health Ethics: Reflections and Practical Resources in the Ontario's Health Promotion E-Bulletin (OHPE Bulletin), on Friday September 23, 2016 (a French version will be published in the Bloc-Notes on October 27, 2016).
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We have started to produce and to gather together these adapted frameworks and cases to help familiarize practitioners with frameworks and with ethical deliberation. To date we have six frameworks and six cases, and will be adding to these over time. 
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In this paper, we introduce utilitarian ethics and consider the role of utilitarianism in public health.
Published in January 2016. DescriptionDownload  1.3 MB
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This paper introduces principlism as an ethical approach and considers what role some of its features might play in public health.
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This document outlines the principle of solidarity as it may be applied in the ethics of public health.
Published in July 2015.  DescriptionDownload   722 K
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This paper provides a summary of a longer paper of the same name. It outlines the principle of solidarity as it may be applied in the ethics of public health.
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This document introduces, compares and critiques eight ethics frameworks for public health.
Published in March 2015.  Description.  Download  772 K
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This document offers an overview of various theoretical perspectives informing public health ethics, including its philosophical underpinnings.
Published in March 2015.  Description.  Download   637 K
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This paper provides a very short summary of a longer paper of the same name. It outlines the principle of reciprocity as it may be applied in the ethics of public health.
Published in October 2014.  DescriptionDownload  1 MB
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This document outlines the principle of reciprocity as it may be applied in the ethics of public health.
Published in October 2014.  DescriptionDownload  1.33 MB
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This document defines public health and reviews the history and development of public health ethics, including its philosophical underpinnings.
Published in January 2014.  Description.  Download  636 K
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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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This document, produced by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Ethics Office, summarizes the proceedings from a Pre-conference workshop held during the CPHA Annual Conference 2011.
Published in September 2011.  DescriptionDownload  634 K
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This document provides a survey of the explicit goals, ethical principles, and ethics-related recommendations put forward by a selection of national, sub-national and international pandemic preparedness plans and policies.
Published in June 2011.  DescriptionDownload   668 K
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An introduction to the field of Public Health Ethics (PHE) as applied to policy and practice responses in times of pandemic.
Published in May 2011.  DescriptionDownload   606 K
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A collection of pandemic and infectious disease control scenarios, intended to stimulate ethical reflection within the public health sector.
Published in April, 2010.  DescriptionDownload  519 K
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Summary of a presentation by philosopher Daniel Weinstock.
Published in January, 2010.  DescriptionDownload  140 K.
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A preliminary inventory of individuals engaged in public health ethics-related research and teaching across the country.
Published in November, 2009.  Description.  Download  138 K
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This paper is part of a series of essays developed for the NCCHPP by researchers associated with the Centre de recherche en éthique de l'Université de Montréal (Université de Montréal Research Centre in Ethics) as part of a project to examine ethical issues related to healthy public policy.
Published in May, 2009.  DescriptionDownload  544 K
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This paper is part of a series of essays developed for the NCCHPP by researchers associated with the Centre de recherche en éthique de l'Université de Montréal (Université de Montréal Research Centre in Ethics) as part of a project to examine ethical issues related to healthy public policy.
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This paper is the first in a series of essays developed for the NCCHPP by researchers associated with the Centre de recherche en éthique de l'Université de Montréal (Université de Montréal Research Centre in Ethics) as part of a project to examine ethical issues related to healthy public policy.
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