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Catherine Hale

Job Title
Professor (Teaching Focussed)
WMS - Health Sciences
Research Interests

Her current research interests have been funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council and focus on wise ethical decisions (Phronesis) in medicine and teaching medical ethics and law.


Catherine Hale, SFHEA, LLB (Hons), MSc, PGCE, Barrister at Law (Middle Temple), Mediator (CEDR Accredited), is a Professor specialising in medical law and ethics which she teaches both in the Law School and Medical School at the University of Warwick. She is also the Postgraduate Academic Lead for Learning Development and Course Director for the Iheed-Warwick MMedEd programme within WMS. She is an influential legal and ethical expert on issues related to health care and medical law, particularly current ethical issues. As a regular speaker at external events and media commentator she has provided lectures and commentary on key health care and legal issues.

Title Funder Award start Award end
AHRC: Phronesis and the Medical Community" Follow on Impact and Engagement AHRC 25 Jun 2018 24 Jun 2019