Kirby Oration Speaker: Dr Anne-Maree Farrell
Dr Anne-Maree Farrell is Professor and Chair of Health Law and Society, and Director of the Centre for Health Law and Society at La Trobe University. Professor Farrell’s research expertise lies generally in health law, policy and ethics.
Sponsored by the Australian Centre for Health Law Research
Vikki Entwistle will take up position as Professor and Director of the Centre for Biomedical Ethics at the National University of Singapore from 1 July 2018. She is currently Professor of Health Services Research and Ethics at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland.
Christopher Mayes is a Research Fellow in the Alfred Deakin Institute at Deakin University and Research-Affiliate in Sydney Health Ethics at the University of Sydney. He is an interdisciplinary scholar with disciplinary backgrounds in philosophy and sociology.
Emma Kowal is Professor of Anthropology in the Alfred Deakin Institute at Deakin University and former Deputy Director of the National Centre for Indigenous Genomics at the Australian National University.
Professor Michael Selgelid is Director of the Monash Bioethics Centre; Director of the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre for Bioethics at Monash; and Chair of the Global Network of WHO Collaborating Centres for Bioethics.
Professor Richard Murray is the Dean of the College of Medicine and Dentistry at James Cook University and the President of Medical Deans Australia and New Zealand.