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Dr

Megan Prictor

Research Fellow
Informed consent
Data breach notification
Electronic health records
Privacy
Biobanking
Public engagement
Genomics
Health equity
humans
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Dr

Megan Prictor

 
Division
Law
 
Primary Interest
Law and emerging health technologies
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Dr

Megan Prictor

 

Megan researches in the fields of law and emerging health technologies, such as biobanking, genomic medicine, and data regulation. She was previously Managing Editor of the Consumers and Communication Group at Cochrane (www.cochrane.org) at La Trobe University's Centre for Health Communication and Participation, working on systematic reviews of shared decision making, informed consent, health communication and consumer participation.

She has also worked in law publishing at the Office of the Chief Parliamentary Counsel (Victoria). She has published a number of peer-reviewed papers and book chapters in the fields of public interest law as well as patient engagement, health communication and informed decision making.

Megan holds a PhD in the humanities (University of Melbourne, 2000) and a first-class honours degree in law (La Trobe University, 2014), for which she was awarded the Supreme Court Prize.

In 2017, Megan was admitted to practice as a lawyer in the Supreme Court of Victoria. She is a member of the Steering Group of the University of Melbourne's Data, Systems and Society Research Network, and is involved in interdisciplinary projects across the University and the Melbourne Biomedical Precinct.

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 33 most recent scholarly works by Megan Prictor.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2014

Supreme Court Prize

La Trobe University

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Award

Credentials

Positions


Research Fellow

Law

An Australian Legal Practitioner Within The Meaning Of The Legal Profession Uniform Law (Victoria)

Supreme Court of Victoria

Education


Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

La Trobe University

Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Master of Music

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Music (Honours)

University of Melbourne