and healthcare research. Research looks at ethical issues
in medical and public health research, focusing on areas such
as: ethical issues arising in research collaborations between
industrialised and developing countries; empowerment of research
subjects; stigma and HIV.
health, global bioethics and sustainability. The health
of the environment, and its impact on human health, is inextricably
linked to our values and lifestyles. New research will inter alia
focus on air pollution, environmental justice, and sustainable
of infectious disease control. How much coercion is required
for successful control of an infectious disease like tuberculosis?
Existing research relating to infectious disease policies will
expand to include ethical, legal and human rights aspects of disease
control, both within and between countries.
areas in public health ethics. These include genetics
and public health, public participation in medical ethics, and
research ethics committees.
philosophical and ethical foundations of public health.
and Human Rights.Work including: Humanitarian health work,
investigation of human rights violations in relating to health
and researching the links between health and human rights, social
justice and equity