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Solidarity in Public Health Ethics and Practice: Its Conceptions, Uses and Implications
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Introduction to Public Health Ethics 1: Background
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Introduction to Public Health Ethics 2: Philosophical and Theoretical Foundations
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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.

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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Workshop - Public Engagement in Public Health Ethics - CPHA 2011
The NCCHPP's Christopher McDougall and François-Pierre Gauvin led a 90-minute workshop on public health ethics and citizen participation during the Canadian Public Health Association's (CPHA's) annual Conference.
Published in July 2011.  DescriptionDownload   3.38 MB

This workshop, entitled "Public engagement on Public Health Ethics: Approaches, Evidence and Insights for Developing Policy on Controversial Issues", was held on June 21, 2011.

The main goals of the session were to:
- Understand what public engagement is, and what forms it can take,

- Distinguish how public health ethics is distinct from bioethics,

- Identify when and why public engagement on ethical issues in public health is significant for public health practice and policy, and to

- Develop strategies for integrating tools for ethical analysis and public engagement.

Public Ethics for Public Health: From Engagement to Ethical Deliberation  
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