Anita Ho
Associate Professor, University of British Columbia/UCSF

Anita Ho is associate professor at both the Centre for Applied Ethics at the University of British Columbia and the Bioethics Program at the University of California, San Francisco. She is also a scientist at the Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences (CHÉOS).

Written by Anita Ho

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Essay/
Medicine
No patient is an island

How a concern to protect the autonomy of patients leads to the exclusion of families just when they are needed the most

Anita Ho