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About Mary J. Shariff

Positions

Present Research Affiliate, University of Manitoba, Centre on Aging
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Present Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, 2007-present, University of Manitoba School of Law
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Research Interests

Bioethics, Aging, Palliative Care and Elder Law, Biotech, Genetics, Technology, Legal Strategy, Animal Law, the Environment and Natural Resources, and Contract and Construction Law

Honors and Awards

  • Research Fellowship, Centre on Aging, University of Manitoba
  • Teaching Merit Award, University of Manitoba
  • URGP Research Grant: Advances in Biomedical gerontology and the developing law of human mortality
  • Ph.D. Trinity College Dublin,
  • LL.M. Trinity College Dublin, First Class Honours; B.B. Dubienski Memorial Scholarship for Postgraduate Studies
  • LL.B: Deans Honour List, 2nd and 3rd year law; Law Society Prize for Second Highest Standing in 3rd Year Law; Pauline & Samuel Zinman Prize; George Thomas Chapman Q.C. Family Prize for Municipal and Planning Law; Archie Micay Q.C. Prize for Second Highest Standing in 2nd Year Law; Oscar Wilder Memorial Prize for Highest Standing in Environmental Law

Courses

  • Issues in Law and Bio Ethics
  • Contracts
  • Natural Resources and Administrative Law
  • Legal Research and Methodology

Contact Information

Faculty of Law
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Canada, R3T 2N2
tel: 204.474.6135
fax: 204.480.1084

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Bioethics, Assisted Death, Elder Law, Palliative Care, Health and Technology (12)

Animal Law, Environment and Natural Resources Law (2)

Construction Law (6)