The Montreal Health Ethics Conference Series

Next conference: December 1, 2022 at 12 PM

Title: Panel de clôture. Retour sur la Série de conférences 2022 

Michèle Stanton-Jean

Catherine Mavrikakis

François Ouimet

Caroline Hébert

Discussing brain magnetic resonance imaging results for neonates with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy treated with hypothermia: A challenge for clinicians and parents

We aim to investigate how clinicians and parents discuss these MRI results in the context of HIE and TH, and how these discussions could be facilitated and more meaningful for parents.

** New publication! 📖

How to evaluate the quality of an ethical deliberation? A pragmatist proposal for evaluation criteria and collaborative research

Our proposal will guide researchers and practitioners interested in the evaluation of the quality of ethical deliberations.

** New publication! 📖

Clinician preferences for neurotechnologies in pediatric drug resistant epilepsy: A discrete choice experiment

This study explores the preferences of clinicians to treat pediatric drug resistant epilepsy (DRE) with novel neurotechnologies.

** New publication! 📖

Brainstorm Newsletter

An interdisciplinary and bilingual newsletter about advances in health ethics theory and practice.


Pragmatism strives to develop practical approaches that promote human values and human flourishing using state-of-the-art methods from different disciplines.

Click “Learn more” to read about our history, theoretical and methodological foundations, and achievements.


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.

The Montreal Clinical Research Institute is not responsible for the content of this website.