Associate Professor
Shih-Ning Then

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Faculty of Business & Law,
School of Law


Contact

07 3138 9596

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Personal details

Positions

Associate Professor
Faculty of Business & Law,
School of Law

Keywords

ACHLR, Health and Medical Law, Medical Ethics, Children as patients, Organ and tissue transplantation and donation, Substitute decision-making, Supported decision-making, End of life decision-making, Biomedical research

Discipline

Law, Other Law and Legal Studies

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy (University of Sydney)
  • Masters of Law (University of Edinburgh)

Professional memberships and associations

Associate Professor Shih-Ning Then is a member of the QUT Australian Centre for Health Law Research and the Faculty's Law Lab. She is Theme Leader for the ‘Health, Society and Regulation’ stream within ACHLR and Leader for the ‘Future Health Care’ Stream of the Law Lab.

Australian Centre for Health Law Research: https://www.qut.edu.au/law/research/achlr

Law Lab: https://research.qut.edu.au/qut-law-lab/

Teaching

Units currently taught

  • LWN164 Health Care Law and Ethics

Publications

QUT ePrints

For more publications by Shih-Ning, explore their research on ePrints (our digital repository).

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Research projects

Supervision

Current supervisions

  • CONSTRUCTION OF DEMENTIA IN AUSTRALIAN AGED CARE PUBLIC DISCOURSE AND LAW
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Kieran Tranter
  • The Transition to Adulthood of People with Severe Cognitive Impairments in Australia: A Socio-Legal Examination
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Elizabeth Dickson
  • Kaleidoscopic lenses: How can genetic enhancement be ethically distributed
    PhD, Mentoring Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Andrew McGee, Dr Sam Boyle
  • Regulating Research Integrity
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Fiona McDonald, Dr Peta Stephenson
  • Parental consent and whether it applies in the context of non-therapeutic male circumcision in Australia
    MPhil, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Steph Jowett