Breakthroughs in the health sciences offer tremendous hope. But with progress come new legal, policy, and ethical challenges. The Centre is an interdisciplinary hub for the generation of new ideas and evidence and their translation to impact policymakers and practitioners and to benefit the public.
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Recruiting LL.M. Fellows

CHLPE is pleased to announce our new CHLPE Fellow program.  We are recruiting up to seven excellent law graduates to complete their LL.M. with us starting in September 2020 or January 2021. Our Fellows will be integrated into the ongoing funded research programs of CHLPE professors to complete cutting-edge work in a range of key challenges in health law. Click here for more information.


CHLPE is releasing a weekly newsletter during COVID-19 compiling articles and resources from Centre faculty and elsewhere. We also provide a bank of general resources of all kinds. Click here for archives.
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More News

Video: The Generous Society – Challenges in Organ Donation and Transplantation

Dr. Sonny Dhanani (Chief, Pediatric Intensive Care, CHEO) and Centre Professors Vanessa Gruben and Jennifer Chandler navigate through a blizzard of issues on organ donation and transplantation.

Special Topics: Global Health Governance (API 6339)

Introduction to the role and functions of the World Health Organization and other global health institutions. Consideration of the conception of global health from different theoretical perspectives on international relations. Introduction to the role of non-state actors in global health; global health security; and selected contemporary challenges in global health governance (e.g., antimicrobial resistance; infectious disease control and the 2019 novel coronavirus).

The course will be offered Mon/Wed 830-1130 from the week of May 4 to the week of June 12th.

Annual Report 2018–19

Our Annual Report is posted! Click to view...

Machine M.D. conference full panel videos and slide decks now available.

Click on Conferences -> Past Conferences above.

The new J.D. Option in Health Law is now available.

Explore graduate studies in Health Law, Policy, and Ethics

See under "Students" in the main menu above to learn about opportunities for graduate studies at the Centre, including our new LL.M. concentration.


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