VELiM in the Media

2014

Staff involved

Media outlet

Title/Details

Date

Ian Kerridge, Lyn Gilbert

The Conversation

Epidemic ethics: four lessons from the current Ebola outbreak

25/8/2014

Christopher Degeling

The Conversation

How Western national interest drives Ebola drug development

20/8/2014

Ian Kerridge

ABC RN Breakfast

WHO approves use of untried Ebola medications Interview with Fran Kelly

14/8/2014

Wendy Lipworth, Ian Kerridge

The Conversation

There's more to Pradaxas problems than meets the eye

13/8/2014

Ainsley Newson

The Conversation

ABC The Drum TV

Why should we offer screening for Down syndrome anyway

 

Why do we screen for Down syndrome?

12/8/2014

Wendy Lipworth

The Conversation

Turf war? Woolies' health checks fuss not just about patients

2/7/2014

Christopher Mayes

The Conversation

Because we can, does it mean we should? The ethics of GM foods

27/6/2014

Wendy Lipworth, Ian Kerridge

The Conversation

Academics on the payroll: the advertising you don’t see

18/6/2014

Stacy Carter, Ian Kerridge

The Conversation

Why care about the health and well-being of asylum seekers?

3/6/2014

Paul Komesaroff, Ian Kerridge, Wendy Lipworth

The Conversation

The Walking Wounded calls for a rethink of what we most value

27/5/2014

Christopher Mayes, Jenny Kaldor, Stacy Carter, Miles Little, Ian Kerridge

The Guardian

Joe Hockey’s medical research fund is nothing more than a distraction

23/5/2014

Christine Winter

ABC Radio Australia

Australia's first WW1 victory 'boring' and almost forgotten Interview by Catherine Graue, Pacific Beat

25/4/2014

Christine Winter

ABC RN Breakfast

War trophies and curios from New Guinea in WW1 Interview by Ellen Fanning

25/4/2014

David Levy, Ian Kerridge

The Conversation

Does the weight of evidence signal the end of homeopathy?

17/4/2014

Aric Bendorf

The Conversation

Black-market lottery: organ donation and the international transplant trade

4/3/2014

Ian Kerridge

ABC 1 TV

Kids on Speed? 3-Part documentary series

6, 13, 20/2/2014

Christopher Mayes

The Conversation

Should the food industry resign from the health department too?

18/2/2014

Stacy Carter

The Age

The Biggest Loser: You win some... you lose more

19/1/2014

2013

Staff involved

Media outlet

Title/Details

Date

Wendy Lipworth, Ian Kerridge

The Conversation

Forget tea and biscuits, why should doctors get any gifts from pharma companies?

22/10/2013

Paul Komesaroff, Colin Thomson, Ian Kerridge

The Conversation

Abandoning clinical trial safeguards won’t boost local industry

7/10/2013

Wendy Lipworth, Ian Kerridge

The Conversation

China’s pharma scandal and the ethics of the global drug market

19/9/2013

Wendy Lipworth, Ian Kerridge

The Conversation

Do consumer groups really advocate for the public interest?

22/8/2013

Christopher Mayes

The Conversation

Slurs aside, let’s talk about the ethics of public health measures

8/8/2013

Julie Mooney-Somers

Sydney Morning Herald, Daily Life

Homophobia in Our Healthcare System

20/6/2013

Christopher Degeling, Jane Johnson

The Conversation

Of mice and men: role of mice in biomedical research questioned

21/2/2013

Kirsten McCaffery, Alexandra Barratt, Jane Williams

The Conversation

Cervical cancer screening shouldn’t start until 25

20/2/2013

Christopher Degeling

The Conversation

It’s a dog’s life when man’s best friend becomes his fattest

24/1/2013

2012

Staff involved

Media outlet

Title/Details

Date

Adam Dunn, Ian Kerridge, Wendy Lipworth

The Conversation

Remove industry bias from clinical trials before it’s too late

12/12/2012

Chris Ryan

ABC Radio National - Life Matters

Mental Health Laws: The Pros and Cons of Coercive Treatment

12/11/2012

Stacy Carter

The Conversation

The ethics of over-diagnosis: risk and responsibility in medicine

19/9/2012

Jacqueline Savard

The Conversation

How genetic testing is swelling the ranks of the ‘worried well’

13/9/2012

Michael Robertson

ABC Classic FM: Midday

Clinical Associate Professor Michael Robertson on Trauma

10/5/2012

Ian Kerridge, Paul Komesaroff, Wendy Lipworth

The Conversation

Have we reached the limit of effectiveness of self-regulation and codes of ethics?

7/4/2012

Paul Komesaroff, Wendy Lipworth, Ian Kerridge

The Conversation

Don’t show me the money: the dangers of non-financial conflicts

30/3/2012

Wendy Lipworth, Ian Kerridge, Paul Komesaroff

The Conversation

Big debts in small packages — the dangers of pens and post-it notes

27/3/2012

Aric Bendorf

The Conversation

Five myths about organ donation in Australia

20/2/2012

2011

Staff involved

Media outlet

Title/Details

Date

Christopher Ryan

Ramp Up ABC Online

Translating Transableism: When Being Able-Bodied Becomes a Disability

27/10/2011

Rob Sparrow

ABC Radio

With Phil Kafcaloudes, “The Ethics of Living Longer”

24/10/2011

Wendy Lipworth, Ian Kerridge

The Conversation

Giving up the ghost: exorcising biomedical research articles

19/10/2011

Christopher Ryan, Sascha Callaghan

Newcastle Herald

A Week Can be a Long Time in Mental Illness

20/8/2011

Christopher Ryan, Sascha Callaghan

Sydney Morning Herald

Denial of Rights in Psychiatric Treatment, Interview with Amy Corderoy

18/8/2011

Ian Kerridge

ABC Radio National: Philosophers Zone

The Ethics of Kevin Rudd's Heart 

6/8/2011

Cameron Stewart, Ian Kerridge

The Conversation

SensaSlim goes SLAPP, public interest crusader cops a legal whack

22/6/2011

Christopher Ryan, Sascha Callaghan

National Times On-Line

When You Don't Know You are Ill, How Can You Ask for Help?

21/4/2011

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