Ethical Dilemmas During a Disaster

16m of CPD
Linda Starr
26 July 2017

In this short and sharp presentation, Associate Professor Linda Starr paints an uncomfortable picture of what ethical issues might need to be considered in a disaster. Whose life would you save first?


Linda Starr


Dr Linda Starr is a general and mental health qualified nurse, lawyer, and associate professor in the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Flinders University. Her research interests have been in health law for health practitioners, criminal law, forensic health care, and elder abuse investigation and prosecution, which was the subject of her PhD. Linda is currently the chair of the state board of the Nursing and Midwifery Board, Australia, the director on the Board of Directors at the Aged Rights Advocacy Service, and is the founding president of the Australian Forensic Nurses Association. She has an extensive speaking record, nationally and internationally, on issues in health law, forensic nursing, and elder abuse.


Kristine s kealy02 Sep 2018
Lecture was great and so was lecturer, learnt more from her and would like to do my EMD course she has suggested

Wendy Boehringer06 Aug 2018
She's an excellent communicator

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