Policy, Ethics and Life Sciences Research Centre



We produce world class research focused on social and ethical debates around life sciences.

Academics on a panel during a project event.

We have become internationally known for innovative research. This draws on both our research activities, as well as on the expertise of our academic and community-based partners.

Research themes

Our key research strengths address themes across:

Research events

We run seminars, take part in conferences and host outreach events. Check our events page.

Download 2011-2014 past conference highlights (PDF: 250KB) and 2012-2013 past seminars (PDF: 251KB).

Our work

We work to foster knowledge exchange between researchers and other stakeholders, including:

  • policymakers
  • practitioners
  • commercial developers
  • diverse publics

One way we do this is through our projects and publications.