The future of faith-based health and aged care

Stephen Judd discusses the pressures on Australian faith-based organisations operating in the health and aged care sectors to align with community values, and how they should respond.

The Imminent Dangers of the Politicisation of Medicine

Dr Michael F Bird writes about the impact on medicine when politics gets involved, focussing on issues in the management of gender dysphoria.

The Aims of Ethicentre

Ethicentre was launched in Sydney, Australia on October 27 2022. Here is a transcript of the opening address by the Director, A/Prof Megan Best, who explained the reasons why Ethicentre was established.

Book review: Practicing Medicine and Ethics

Dr Megan Best reviews a book on integrating wisdom, conscience and goals of care.

Christian Conscience in Healthcare

A policy paper from the Christian Medical and Dental Fellowship of Australia.

Spirituality in Healthcare

Dr Megan Best gives a brief introduction to the study of spirituality in the healthcare context.

On suffering

Dr Megan Best reflects on the problem of suffering in healthcare.

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