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CPG Centre of Genomics and policy

Team Member

Miriam Pinkesz

Research Assistant

Miriam Pinkesz holds a BCL/LLB from McGill University, Faculty of Law, and is currently completing her Articles for the Ontario Bar at the CGP. During her studies, Miriam published legal articles on the topics of physician assisted dying, subsequent to the Carter decision, and genetic discrimination in the domain of reproductive and genetic technologies. She has since interned at the French Conseil constitutionnel, where she was offered the opportunity to advance her interests in bioethics and comparative law. At the CGP, Miriam works with Prof. Yann Joly on the legal and ethical landscape of biobank and big data research, as well as emerging health and genomic technologies and their situation within Canadian law.