Ethics in Practice Conference

May 22, 2015 – May 24, 2015 all-day
University of Otago
Martin Tolich
479 8857
Ethics in Practice Conference @ University of Otago

Conference Themes

Indigenous Contexts in Research Practice

Research ethics practice by indigenous and non-indigenous researchers in indigenous contexts in Australia, Canada and New Zealand.

Ethical Surprises in Research Practice

To review the mechanisms researchers use to address novel ethical dilemmas that arise in the field not predicted by either the researcher or the ethics committee during formal ethics review.

Ethics Committee Practice

Panel discussions on how various ethics committees operate.

Keynote Speakers

  • Martin Tolich, Otago University: The Politicisation of Ethics Review in New Zealand
  • Barry Smith, Lakes DHB: A cultural turn: The trivialisation of Maori research ethics
  • Louisa Allen, Auckland University: Losing Face? Photo Anonymisation and Visual Research Integrity
  • Julie Bull, University of New Brunswick: When two worlds collide: Ethical quirks and quandaries in research involving indigenous people
  • Colin Thomson, University of Wollongong: Comparative disciplinary experiences of ethics review

Accommodation Information: A range of Dunedin motels can be found at the Otago University Website