“Fiduciary Relationships,” Western University, November 2014

A workshop to be held at the Ivey Spencer Leadership Centre, Nov. 14-15


“Controversy and Dialogue about Conscientious Objection in Clinical Care,” McGill University, April 2014

A half-day conference hosted by McGill University’s Biomedical Ethics Unit and the Institute for Health and Social Policy, April 14. 


Model Policy Workshop, McGill University, Montreal, April 2013

Purpose: to “workshop” a draft model policy about conscientious refusals with medical regulators, legal theorists, medical specialists, and other bioethicists.

Model Policy (revised based on feedback from the workshop)


Panel for the FAB Congress, Rotterdam, June 2012

For the Congress of the International Network on Feminist Approaches to Bioethics. Panel title: “Let Conscience Be Their Guide? But What Is Conscience? 


Discussion Forum, “Conscience in Action,” Western University, March 2012

An educational event for medical students at Western.


Workshops on Conscientious Refusals in Health Care, Santa Clara University, November 2011

Event title: “The Spark of Conscience Inflames Debate: Conflicts of Conscience in Healthcare.” Funded by a CIHR Meetings, Planning and Dissemination Grant (principal applicant: L. Kantymir).

Conscience workshop flier


Symposium on Kimberly Brownlee’s Demands of Conscience: An Essay on Protest and Punishment (Oxford UP), L’Universite de Montreal, April 2011

At the Centre de recherche en éthique de l’Université de Montréal (CRÉUM).


Café Scientifique, London ON, November 2010

Funded by a CIHR Café Scientifique grant (principal applicant: C. McLeod).