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Researcher: Eckstein, LG (Dr Lisa Eckstein)

Fields of Research

Legal Ethics
Causes and Prevention of Crime
Bioethics (human and animal)
Ethical Use of New Technology (e.g. Nanotechnology, Biotechnology)
Public Health and Health Services
Medical Ethics
Medical Genetics (excl. Cancer Genetics)
Intellectual Property Law
Social and Community Psychology
Health Information Systems (incl. Surveillance)
Natural Language Processing

Research Objectives

Justice and the Law
Law Reform
Technological Ethics
Criminal Justice
Crime Prevention
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Cancer and Related Disorders
Health and Support Services
Legislation, Civil and Criminal Codes
Disability and Functional Capacity
Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Technological and Organisational Innovation
Health Inequalities
Expanding Knowledge in Technology

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A framework for analyzing the ethics of disclosing genetic research findings; Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics
Australia: regulating genomic data sharing to promote public trust; Human Genetics
Beyond Racial and Ethnic Analyses in Clinical Research: A Proposed Model for Institutional Review Boards; Food and Drug Law Journal
Broad consent for research with biological samples: workshop conclusions; American Journal of Bioethics
Building a More Connected DSMB: Better Integrating Ethics Review and Safety Monitoring; Accountability in Research: policies and quality assurance
Creating an Evidence-Base for the Regulation of Race-Based Biomedical Research: A Quantitative Approach; Eighth Cornell Law School Inter-University Graduate Conference
Criteria for decision-making capacity: between understanding and evidencing a choice; JLM
Engaging Racial and Ethnic Groups in the Regulation of Research: Lessons from Research in Emergency Settings; Houston Journal of Health Law and Policy
Enhancing early detection of cognitive impairment in the criminal justice system: feasibility of a proposed method; Current Issues in Criminal Justice
Genetic privacy; Tensions and Traumas in Health Law
Is Australia well equipped to deal with future clinical trials ?; Journal of Law and Medicine
Key challenges in bringing CRISPR-mediated somatic cell therapy into the clinic; Genome Medicine
Moving forward on consent practices in Australia; Journal of Bioethical Inquiry: an interdisciplinary forum for ethical and legal debate
Multidisciplinary Dilemmas: The Relationship between Race and Genetics; American Health Law Professors Conference
Regulation of Genetic Testing; Health Law in Australia
Regulatory Challenges of Synthetic Biology Trials and Other Highly Innovative Investigational Products; Macquarie Law Journal
Searching for a role for genomics in the right to health; Advancing the Human Right to Health
Strategies to guide the return of genomic research findings: an Australian perspective; Journal of Bioethical Inquiry
The Ethics of Large-Scale Genomic Research; Ethical Reasoning in Big Data
The Unintended Implications of Blurring the Line between Research and Clinical Care in a Genomic Age; Personalized Medicine
Working Towards a Consensus on the Return of Genomic Research Findings; Australian Association of Bioethics and Health Law Conference

Research Projects

Enhancing Early Detection of Cognitive Impairment in the Criminal Justice System; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Genomic Data Sharing: Issues in Law, Research Ethics and Society; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Improving informed consent in research to protect participants; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Reforming the Regulatory Environment for Innovative Health Technologies; Australian Research Council (ARC)

Research Candidate Supervision