The centre welcomes inquiries from students who may be interested in undertaking study for a higher degree in relation to ethics or social research in medicine and the health sciences.
The Venerable Batapola Nanda Thero and Professor Suresh Sundram 25 August 2012
Centre for Ethics in Medicine and Society (CEMS)
The Centre offers educational programs regarding the ethical management of scientific research involving humans, and works more broadly and collaboratively with various medical, academic and community interest groups to establish ethical frameworks for education and service delivery.
News and events
July 2015 Launch of PRAXIS Australia - a not for profit company that has been created from the shared vision of the University of Sydney, Bellberry Limited and Monash University (via it's partner Global Reconciliation Ltd).
PRAXIS Australia will provide education and training to the research and research ethics sectors nationally and internationally. We will offer a rich array of resources including short courses, VET accredited training through to tertiary level learning opportunities.
PRAXIS is comprised of a number of recognised and respected experts in research and research ethics education. They include Professor Paul Komesaroff, Professor Colin Thomson, A/Prof Ian Kerridge and Dr Ainsley Newson. All will be closely involved in the design, creation and delivery of our services to ensure the highest level of quality is embedded in all of our offerings and activities. We are currently building our website, but encourage you to visit us at http://www.praxisaustralia.com.au
Online Ethics Training Course
This Online Ethics Training Course is designed with members of Human Research Ethics Committees in mind. It is provided in a format that allows participants to progress through the training in their own time by viewing online videos and filling in an online workbook. For more information please see under Courses and Events.
Intensive Research Ethics Courses (IREC) 2015
Sunday 29 November - Thursday, 3 Dec december 2015, Bellinzona Grange Country Retreat, Victoria
Scheduled for May 31-4 June at Peppers Craigieburn Resort, Bowral NSW; and November/Dec at the Bellinzona Grange Resort, Hepburn Springs. For further details, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The Monash University Clinical Ethics Resource
A free on-line service intended to provide an expanding resource for health practitioners of all kinds. You are invited to contribute to its ongoing development.