We are seeking a technical research assistant to join us on a part-time basis. The selected candidate will contribute to research examining ethical and social issues surrounding the transition from pediatric to adult health care for patients with chronic conditions or diseases.

La conciliation entre connaissances et préférences est-elle possible en matière d’alimentation ?

The authors share each other’s life as romantic partners and parents of three, and they attempt to let scientific knowledge, open-mindedness and critical thinking guide their life choices, including those about nutrition, which prompted them to adopt a plant-based diet.

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Brainstorm Magazine

The goal of Brainstorm is to bring academic discussion out into the open; to facilitate inclusive dialogue and present scholarly topics in more accessible ways.


The theme of our series for the year 2019-2020 is the role of dialogue in care as well as the healthcare system

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Brainstorm is a newsletter about health ethic. Published since 2009, Brainstorm provides state-of-the art international updates on events, funding, education, literature, resources, and news in health ethics.


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Research undertaken at the Pragmatic Health Ethics Research Unit addresses a range of challenges in health care, research, and health policy. It relies on the use of interdisciplinary approaches that are grounded in facts, open to deliberative processes, and focused on producing practical changes that promote respect of persons and human flourishing in all its diversity.

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