Call for Cases for a New Publication: Population and Public Health Ethics Casebook

The CIHR Institute of Population and Public Health (IPPH), together with its partners, are pleased to announce a call for case submissions in Population and Public Health Ethics.

The CIHR-IPPH, CIHR Ethics Office, Public Health Agency of Canada-Office of Public Health Practice, National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy, and Public Health Ontario have partnered to develop this casebook of ethical dilemmas in population and public health and related case analyses. The objectives of the casebook are to:

  1. Increase awareness and understanding of PPH ethics, and the value of ethical thinking in population and public health research, policy, and practice;
  2. Highlight cases from across population and public health research, policy, and practice that feature different ethical issues and dilemmas, and;
  3. Create a tool to support instruction, debate, and dialogue related to cases in population and public health ethics research, policy, and practice.

Structured case submissions of up to 850 words are due by Friday, September 30, 2011.

For more information, please visit the IPPH Website for additional details and submission guidelines.