Tsz-Shan, Anita Ho

Ho Tsz-Shan, Anita

  • Associate Professor, Centre for Biomedical Ethics
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Director, Undergraduate Medical Ethics Curriculum, Centre for Biomedical Ethics
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, University of Alberta, Canada
  • BA (Hons), Saint Mary’s University, Canada
  • BComm, Saint Mary’s University, Canada
  • MA, Dalhousie University, Canada
  • MMus, University of Alberta, Canada
  • MPH, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Research Interest(s)
  • End-of-life Care
  • Shared Decision Making
  • Global Health
  • Health Care Reform
  • Ethics and Professionalism Education
Recent Publications
  • 1. Ho A, Spencer M, McGuire M. 2015 Aug. When Frail Individuals or Their Families Request Nonindicated Interventions: Usefulness of the Four-Box Ethical Approach. J Am Geriatr Soc. 63(8):1674-8. doi: 10.1111/jgs.13531. 26200024.
  • 2. Ho A, Pinney SJ, Bozic K. 2015 Feb. Ethical concerns in caring for elderly patients with cognitive limitations: a capacity-adjusted shared decision-making approach. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 97(3):e16. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.N.00762. 25653332.
  • 3. Ho A, Unger D. 2015. Power hierarchy and epistemic injustice in clinical ethics consultation. Am J Bioeth. 15(1):40-2. doi: 10.1080/15265161.2014.974779. 25562225.
  • 4. Buchman DZ, Ho A. 2014 Oct. What's trust got to do with it? Revisiting opioid contracts. J Med Ethics. 40(10):673-7. doi: 10.1136/medethics-2013-101320. 24014642.