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Researcher: Chalmers, DRC (Professor Don Chalmers)

Research Fields

Law
Law and Legal Studies
Constitutional Law
Human Rights Law
Medical Ethics
Public Health and Health Services
Bioethics (human and animal)
Property Law (excl. Intellectual Property Law)
Medical and Health Sciences
Preventive Medicine
Legal Ethics
Cancer Genetics
Law and Society
Applied Ethics
Policy and Administration
Educational Administration, Management and Leadership
Genetics
Higher Education
Research, Science and Technology Policy
Access to Justice
Ethical Use of New Technology (e.g. Nanotechnology, Biotechnology)
Human Rights and Justice Issues
Intellectual Property Law
Commercial and Contract Law
Cancer Cell Biology
Information Systems
Social and Community Psychology
Financial Accounting
Haematological Tumours
Business and Management
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
Public Policy
Computer Software
Environment Policy
Health Policy

Research Impact

Justice and the Law
Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Health
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Expanding Knowledge in Law and Legal Studies
Bioethics
Inherited Diseases (incl. Gene Therapy)
Law Reform
Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health)
Cancer and Related Disorders
Assessment and Evaluation of Curriculum
Education and Training Systems Policies and Development
Environmental Policy, Legislation and Standards
Civil Justice
Expanding Knowledge in Technology
Education and Training Systems
International Aid and Development
Technological and Organisational Innovation
Information and Communication Services
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Determinants of Health
Management
Urogenital System and Disorders
Health Policy Evaluation
Indigenous Health
Infectious Diseases
Application Software Packages (excl. Computer Games)
Health Inequalities
Professions and Professionalisation
Technological Ethics

Career Best Publications

Criminal Law and Practice of Papua New Guinea; Lawbook Company
Medical Law in Australia - General Introduction; International Encyclopedia of Laws
Professional Self-regulation and Guidelines in Assisted Reproduction; Journal of Law and Medicine
Research involving humans: A time for change?; The Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics
The Challenge of Human Genetics; Controversies in Health Law

Research Publications

A decision tool to guide the ethics review of a challenging breed of emerging genomic projects; European Journal of Human Genetics
A role for research ethics committees in exchanges of human biospecimens through material transfer agreements; Journal of Bioethical Inquiry
A step forward for data protection and biomedical research; Medical Law International
Access to Results of Genetic Testing by Investment and Financial Services
Analysis of five years of controlled access and data sharing compliance at the International Cancer Genome Consortium; Nature Genetics
Australia; Handbook of Global Bioethics
Australia; Genetic Testing and the Criminal Law
Australian code for the responsible conduct of research, Second Consultation Draft
Biobanking and Privacy Laws in Australia; The Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics
Bioethics, Human Rights and Biobanking: Some New Directions; Jaringan Bioetika dan Humaniora Kesehatan Indonesia
Body ownership and research; Journal of Law and Medicine
Boundary Violations
Can Ethics Guide Us?; Chiron
Can the Law Keep Up With Changes in Medical Technology and Cloning?
Capacity, Appointment and Removal of Trustees; Laws of Australia
Capital, Trust and Consultation: Databanks and Regulation in Australia; Critical Public Health
Cases and Materials on Equity and Trusts; LBC Information Services
Claims against Trusties; Laws of Australia
Classification of Trusts; Laws of Australia
Commercialisation and Benefit Sharing of Biotechnology: Cross-Cultural Concerns?; Cross-Cultural Biotechnology
Commercialisation of Biotechnology: Public Trust and Research; International Journal of Biotechnology
Community Engagement for Big Epidemiology: Deliberative Democracy as a Tool; Journal of Personalized Medicine
Consent, Commercialisation and Benefit-sharing; Journal of Law and Medicine
Criminal Law and Practice of Papua New Guinea; Lawbook Company
Current Regulation of Human Gene Therapy in Australia; Today's Life Science
Current Regulation of Human Genetic Research in Australia; Doing the Decent Thing with Genes
Current Research: Project on the Legal and Ethical Aspects of Genetic Research in Australia; Journal of Law and Medicine
Data sharing in the post-genomic world: the experience of the International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC) Data Access Compliance Office (DACO); PLoS Computational Biology
Death of a Healthy Volunteer in a Human Research Project: Implications for Australian Clinical Research; Medical Journal of Australia
Draft 'Ethical Guidelines on the use of Assisted Reproductive Technology in Clinical Practice and Research'
Draft NHMRC on Research Involving Humans; Experimenting with Human, Dilemmas for Medical Research and Practice
Duties of Trusties; Laws of Australia
ELSI 2.0 for genomics and society; Science
Embryo and Stem Cell Research - Australian Developments in Regulation; Dialogue and Promotion of Bioethics in Asia
Embryonal Stem Cell Research: Legal and Ethical Considerations; Panitia Pertemuan Nasional VII, Jaringan Bioetika and Humaniora Kesehaten Indonesia
Embryonic Stem Cell Regulation: Australian Report; Dialogue and Promotion of Bioethics in Asia
Embryonic Stem Cell Research: Can the Law Balance Ethical, Scientific and Economic Values? (Part 1); Law and Human Genome Review
Embryonic stem cell research: can the law balance ethical, scientific and economic values? (Part II); Law and Human Genome Review
Equity & Trusts - Commentary and Materials; Lawbook Co.
Equity & Trusts in Australia; Lawbook Co
Equity and Trusts in Australia; Lawbook Co
Equity and Trusts in Australia and New Zealand; LBC Information Services
Equity and Trusts, Commentary and Materials; Lawbook Co
Essentials of an Express Trusts; Laws of Australia
Ethical Dilemmas of Haemophilia Care; The XXth Congress of the International Society on Thrombosis & Haemostasis
Ethical Framework for Research Review, Organ Transplantation and Genetic Research in Australia; Dialogue and Promotion of Bioethics in Asia
Ethical Principles for Research Governance of Biobanks; Journal of International Biotechnology Law
Ethics and Gene Kingdom Transfer
Ethics and Governance of Stem Cell Banks; Stem Cell Banking: Concepts and Protocols
Ethics and Law in Science: Are These Wolves in Dolly's Clothing?; Combined 41st Annual Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and 37th Australian Society of Plant Physiologists Conference
Ethics and Research
Ethics Committees: Is Reform in Order?; The Medical Journal of Australia
First International Conference on DNA Sampling: Human Genetic Research - Legal and Policy Aspects; Journal of Law and Medicine
Frozen Assets; Australian Lawyer
Gates, Gate-keepers and Genetics; 1999 8th Asia Pacific Specials, Health and Law Librarians Conference
General Themes; Genetic Testing and the Criminal Law
Genetic Modification; Handbook of Global Bioethics
Genetic Research and Biobanks; Methods in Biobanking
Genetic Testing and the Criminal Law; UCL Press
Gifts
Globalisation and Medical Law; Reform
Globalising Bioethics and Law; Japan Association for Bioethics
Has the biobank bubble burst? Withstanding the challenges for sustainable biobanking in the digital era; BMC Medical Ethics
Human Cloning and Stem Cell Research; Australian Health Law Bulletin
Human genetic databanks in Australia: indications of inconsistency and confusion; New Genetics and Society
Human genetic research databases and biobanks: Towards uniform terminology and Australian best practice; Journal of Law and Medicine
Human Research Ethics Guidelines in Australia; Big Picture Bioethics: Developing Democratic Policy in Contested Domains
Imagined Futures: Capturing the Benefits of Genome Sequencing for Society
Imagined Futures: Capturing the Benefits of Genome Sequencing for Society
Impressions on the Body, Property and Research; Persons, Parts and Property: How Should We Regulate Human Tissue in the 21st Century?
Informed Consent in Clinical Research: Equipoise and Public Trust; Clinical Oncological Society of Australia Annual Scientific Meeting 2003
Inheritance Rights of Embryos; University of Tasmania Law Review
Inquiry Into the Scientific, Ethical and Regulatory Considerations Relevant to Cloning of Human Beings
Institutional Ethics Committees and the Management of Medical Research and Experimentation; Australasian Law Teachers Association Conference
Institutional Ethics Committees: Outcomes of the Ministerial Review; Update on Trials and Tribulations
International Co-operation Between Biobanks: The Case for Harmonisation of Guidelines and Governance; Human Biotechnology & Public Trust: Trends, Perceptions and Regulation
International Co-operation Between Biobanks: The Case for Harmonisation of Guidelines and Governance; Centre for Law and Australian Centre for Emerging Technologies and Society Symposium
International Cooperation in Biobanking; the Aims of the International Cancer Genome Consortium; Panitia Pertemuan Nasional VII, Jaringan Bioetika and Humaniora Kesehaten Indonesia
International Medical Research Regulation: From Ethics to Law; First Do No Harm
International network of cancer genome projects; Nature
Internationalisation Strategy Benchmarking Final Report and Recommendations
Is Australia well equipped to deal with future clinical trials ?; Journal of Law and Medicine
Is there a need or space for gene technology ethics: an Australian perspective; Jaringan Bioetika dan HumanioraKesehatan Indonesia
Legal and ethical implications of human genetic research: Australian perspectives; Law and the Human Genome Review
Legal aspects of genetic databases for international biomedical research: the example of the International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC); Revista de Derecho y Genoma Humano / Law and the Human Genome Review
Legal Aspects of the Human Genome Project; Australasian Law Teachers' Association Conference. Proceedings of the 49th Conference
Marking Shifts in Human Research Ethics in the Development of Biobanking; Public Health Ethics
Medical Law in Australia - General Introduction; International Encyclopedia of Laws
Medical Law in Australia - Part I; International Encyclopedia of Laws
Medical Law in Australia - Part II; International Encyclopedia of Laws
Medical Law in Australia - Part III; International Encyclopedia of Laws
Medical Research: future directions in the genome era; Routledge Handbook of Medical Law and Ethics
National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Research Involving Humans, Joint National Statement
New avenues within community engagement: addressing the ingenuity gap in our approach to health research and future provision of health care; Journal of Responsible Innovation
Non-Consensual Genetic Testing
Offending while on bail
On Ethics in Human Gene Research; Bioetika & Humaniora Kesehatan
On the International Legal Aspects of Human Dignity; Perspectives on Human Dignity: A Conversation
Outcomes of the Ministerial Enquiry; Fertility Society of Australia Annual Scientific Meeting
Papua New Guinea
Patient's Rights and Doctor's Duties: Taking off the White Coat; KDU Journal
Personalised medicine in the genome era; Journal of Law and Medicine
Personalised Medicine: What are the Ethical Challenges?; Panitia Pertemuan Nasional VII, Jaringan Bioetika and Humaniora Kesehaten Indonesia
Powers of Trusties; Laws of Australia
Precision medicine: drowning in a regulatory soup?; Journal of Law and the Biosciences
Preface to Human Tissue: ethical and legal issues
Privacy and Biobank Research: Weighing Private and Public Interests; Journal of Law and Information Science
Privacy and Confidentiality: Avoiding Absolutes in the Conduct of Public Health Research; Threats to Public Health
Professional Self-regulation and Guidelines in Assisted Reproduction; Journal of Law and Medicine
Proposed national regulatory system for genetically modified organisms. How should it work?
Protecting Human Genetic Information in Australia: Processes and Outcomes for Public Consultation; Genomics and Society: towards a socially robust science?
Public reaction to direct-to consumer online genetic tests: Comparing attitudes, trust and intentions across commercial and conventional providers; Public Understanding of Science
Publication and ethics; The Medical Journal of Australia
Regulating Biomedical Advances: Embryonic Stem Cell Research; Macquarie Law Journal
Regulating Genetic Information In The Genome Era; Jurnal Undang-Undang
Regulating Genetic Information in the Genome Era: Australian and International Perspectives; 3rd Conference on Law & Technology
Regulating Genetic Information in the Post-Genomic Age: Australian and International Perspectives; Post-Genome Society & Medical Law
Regulating Reproductive Technologies; The SAGE Handbook of Health Care Ethics: Core and Emerging Issues
Regulatory legitimacy: the case for controlling and restricting access to PGD for sex-selection purposes; Regulating Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis: A comparative and theoretical analysis
Report of the Review of the Role and Functioning of Institutional Ethics Committees
Report on Adverse Possession and Other Possessory Claims to Land
Report on Health Insurance Legislation for Papua New Guinea
Report on Human Tissue Transplantation Legislation for Papua New Guinea
Report on Police Offences Act 1935
Report on Public Fundraising by Charitable Institutions
Report on the Uniform Evidence Act and its Introduction to Tasmania
Research Current Issues
Research Ethics in Australia; Ethical and Policy Issues in Research Involving Human Participants: Commissioned Papers and Staff Analysis
Research involving humans: A time for change?; The Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics
Research on Human Embryos; Therapeutic Cloning for Tissue Repair
Research, Health and Public Trust; Inaugural Conference of the Centre for Health, Governance, Law and Ethics
Researching on Embryos: Australian Standards; Centre for Law & Genetics 2001 Symposium
Resulting and Constructive Trusts; Laws of Australia
Retrospective ethical approval; Medical Journal of Australia
Return of Genetic Research Results: The Japanese Experience and its Implications for the International Debate; Script-ed
Review of Privacy in Response to Discussion Paper 72
Review of Privacy in Response to Issue Paper 31
Review of the Research Involving Human Embryos Act 2002 and the Prohibition of Human Cloning Act 2002
Rights of Trustees; Laws of Australia
Safe and Unsafe Uses of Genetic Information; Salzburg Seminar
Science and Values: How Should Law and Ethics Meddle in Genetics; The Australian Institute of Health, Law and Ethics Conference
Science, Medicine and Health and the Work of the Australian Law Reform Commission; The Promise of Law Reform
Self Regulation to Regulation: What is the Next Step in Genetic Research Involving Humans?; Centre for Law and Genetics
Setting an Agenda for the Australian Institute of Health, Law and Ethics
Seventh Annual Report
Standards for Research with the Aged: The National Statement; Centre for Elder Care Symposium: Experimenting with the Aged
Stem Cell Technology: From Research Regulation to Clinical Application; Contested Cells: Global Perspectives on the Stem Cell Debate
Stem cells and regenerative medicine: From research to clinical applications; Journal of Law and Medicine
Submission on Tasmanian Biotechnology Strategy: Issues and Discussion Paper
Submission on the Australian Law Reform Commission Inquiry - Gene Patenting and Human Health
Submission on the Inquiry into the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth)
Submission on the Review of the National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Research Involving Humans: First Consultation Draft
Submission to Public Consultation on the Human Cloning and Research Involving Embryos Bill 2002
Submission to the Inquiry into the Protection of Human Genetic Information
Submission to the Inquiry into the Protection of Human Genetic Information Issues Paper
Submission to the OECD on the Draft Guidelines for Human Biobanks and Genetic Research Databases
Submission: Review of the National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Research - Second Consultation
Supplementary Submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission Public Inquiry - Gene Patenting and Human Health
Termination of Trust; Laws of Australia
The Challenge of Human Genetics; Controversies in Health Law
The Development and Principles of Ethics in Health Research; Bioetika & Humaniora Kesehatan
The Forfeiture Rule
The Governance of Biobanks and Databases for Research - Towards an International Consensus on Ethical Principles; Taiwan Journal of Law and Technology Policy
The International Cancer Genome Consortiumís evolving data-protection policies; Nature Biotechnology
The NHMRC Guidelines on Genetics: A Brave New Step; A Symposium presented by the Centre for Law and Genetics
The Nuremberg Defence
The Regulation of Cloning and Stem Cell Research; Disputes and Dilemmas in Health Law
The Regulation of Embryo and Stem Cell Research in Australia: Licensing with a Restrictive Tilt; Journal of International Biotechnology Law
The Regulation of Stem Cell Technology: Restriction of Permission; Bioethics and the Law
The Role of the Australian Health Ethics Committee
The Role of the High Court; The Tasmanian Schools Constitutional Convention
The Role of Various Players in the Ethics of Human Genetics; Goodbye Normal Gene - Confronting the Genetic Revolution
To share or not to share is the question; Applied and Translational Genomics
Towards a consensual culture in the ethical review of research; Medical Journal of Australia
Trusts
Variation of Trust; Laws of Australia
Varieties of Express Trusts; Laws of Australia
Vendor Disclosure
Vendor Disclosure
Viewpoint: Are the research ethics committees working in the best interests of participants in an increasingly globalized research environment?; Journal of Internal Medicine

Research Projects

Developing a Multidisciplinary International Research Network Focussed on Maximizing the Social and Health Benefits to Australia of Human Genetic Technologies; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Electronic Research Database Collection; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Expand the Capacity of an International Multidisciplinary Research Network Focussed on the Ethical, Legal and Social Implications of Emerging Biotechnologies; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Facilitation and Regulation of Research and Development Involving Human Genetic Databanks; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Genetic and Bioinformatic Analysis of Complex Human Diseases; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Genetic and Bioinformatic Analysis of Complex Human Diseases; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Legal and ethical implications of human genetic research: Australian perspectives; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Legal and Ethical Regulation of the Use and Commercialisation of Human Biological Material; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Legal Standards in the Commercialisation of Human Genetic Technology; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Material Transfer Agreements and Open Science in the Genome Era; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Supplementary Funding; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
The ACRF Tasmanian Inherited Cancer Centre (ATICC); Australian Cancer Research Foundation (ACRF)
The Age of Personalized Medicine: Regulatory Challenges for Australia; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Participation in the Excellence in Research for Australia initiative as a Member of the Humanities and Creative Arts, Research Evaluation Committee

Research Candidate Supervision

A Comparative Analysis of the Medico-legal and Ethical Issues Associated with Embryonic Stem Cell Research in Australia and Malaysia
A Twitch upon a Thread- Regulation of Human Tissue use in Australia and the Application of Property Law
Accumulation of Income by Not-for-profits- Who Should Decide Whether Not-for-profits Need to Use It or Lose It?
An analysis of the restrictions placed on the concept of limited liability by the development of the defaulting officer provisions
An Historical and Contemporaneous Analysis of Patenting of Methods of Medical Treatment of Human Beings in Australia and Overseas
Australian Fisheries Law
Biobanks and Informed Consent
Boundaries of Patent Infringement Law
Can electronic business transactions be treated as paper-based commerce is currently treated?
Criminal justice system (dangerous offenders and life prisoners) - practice and theory
Cyborg Law- Legal Implications of Human-Machine Integration
Entrusting the Trustees- The Regulation of Self-managed Superannuation Funds in Australia
Equity and Responsiblity
Euthanasia and the law
Freedom of Information Reform in China- Information Flow Analysis
Gene Technology, Risk, Regulation and Communication
Genetically modified foods - the legal and ethical issues.
Improving the Experience and Utilisation of Australian Federal Disability Anti-discrimination Laws by Disabled People in the Field of Employment
International carriage of goods by sea- problems in bills of lading and their impact in Australia and her major trading partners in Asia
International environmental law
Interventions in Perinatal Medicine- A Jurisdictional Analysis
IP and bioprospecting
Law and medical ethics with specific reference to informed consent
Legal and ethical aspects of patenting of human genetic information.
Legislative environmental assessment-An evaluation of procedure and context with reference to Canada and the Netherlands.
Malaysia and Australia- Comparing GMO Regulations, Abiding Into Agreements and the Cartagena Protocol
Mapping the Intersection of Intellectual Property and Competition Law- Misusing Market Power when Refusing to License Biomedical Patents
Public Policy on Human Cloning
Regulating DTC Genetic Testing in Australia
Regulatory Requirements for Consumer Protection in Direct to Consumer Genetic Testing
Saviour Siblings - How Adequate are the Existing Frameworks?
Self Managed Superannuation Funds- A Legal Analysis of the Co-Dependency Relationship Between Restrictions Over Fund Property Over and Above Trust Law and the Taxation Concessions
Statute of limitation with special reference to Tasmania
Strengthening the Rule of Law or Serving as a Tool of War? A Critical Analysis of United Nations Sanctions
The Argentine Cases- A Shadow on ICSID Arbitration?
The commercialisation of genetics
The family and Tas background and life of Andrew Inglis Clark Snr, with full examination of his education and intellectual influences, and his contribu
The Priority of the Trust in the Age of Superannuation
The Problem of Harm, its significance in the Criminal Law, and its role in Sentencing Law
The reception of the equitable doctrine of fraud on a power into company law via the proper purpose doctrine
The Standard of Medical Care in Malaysia- The Case for Legislative Reform
TITLE- Foss v Harbottle - statutory remedies
TITLE- The Tasmanian Small Claims Court- An empirical study
To be advised
Towards a New Trial Theory- Procedural and Evidentiary Fairness in the Context of Unsettled Practice in International Criminal Proceedings
Transborder Biometric Information Flow- Legal Challenges to Personal Privacy and the Need for Public Debate
Vaulting Ambition- The Case Against Universal Criminal Jurisdiction
WTO Rules on Agreement on Agriculture