Lori d'Agincourt-Canning, PhD

Adjunct Professor

Children's and Women's Health Centre of BC
Clinical Ethics Service
Clinical Ethicist
4500 Oak Street
Vancouver, BC
Canada V6H 3N1


Selected Publications not Indexed in PubMed

Lock, M., Cox, S., & d’Agincourt-Canning, P. (2006). Introduction. Social, political and epistemological aspects of genetics and genomics. Community Genetics, 9.

d’Agincourt-Canning, L. & Baird, P. (2006). Genetic testing for hereditary cancers: The impact of gender on interest, uptake and ethical considerations. Critical Reviews in Oncology/Hematology, 58, 114-123.

d’Agincourt-Canning, L. (2006). Genetic testing for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer: Responsibility and Choice. Qualitative Health Research, 16, 1-23.

d’Agincourt-Canning, L. (2006). Bodies, Connectedness and Knowledge: A Contextual Approach to Genetic Medicine. In Scully, J., Baldwin-Ragaven, L., & Firzpatrick, P (Eds.), Feminist Bioethics at the Centre, on the Margins.

d’Agincourt-Canning, L. (2005). The Effect of Experiential Knowledge on Construction of Risk Perception in Hereditary Breast/Ovarian Cancer. Journal of Genetic Counseling, 14, 55-69.

d’Agincourt-Canning, L. (2004). Genetic Testing for Hereditary Cancer: Challenges to Ethical Care in Rural and Remote Communities. HEC Forum, 16, 222-233.

d’Agincourt-Canning, L., Burgess, M., McGillivray, B. (2003). Ethics and hereditary cancer: Issues for women and families with hereditary breast/ovarian cancer. In Nabholtz et al (Ed.), Breast Cancer Management: Application of Evidence to Patient Care (2nd ed). (pp. 437-446). Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.

Burgess, M. & d’Agincourt-Canning, L. (2001). Genetic testing for hereditary disease: Attending to relational responsibility. Journal of Clinical Bioethics, 12, 361-372.

d’Agincourt-Canning, L. (2001). Experiences of genetic risk: Disclosure and the gendering of responsibility. Bioethics, 15, 231-247.