I am an academic lawyer engaging in questions about law and legal philosophy in health, medicine and the life sciences.
For my personal, external website: http://dmrtownend.wixsite.com/website
Ph.D. (cum laude) (Maastricht University, NL, September 2012)
M.Phil. (Master of Philosophy by research, University of Sheffield, UK, July 1995)
LL.B.(Hons) (Bachelor of Laws, University of Sheffield, UK, July 1988)
Law across aspects of health, medicine and life sciences;
Legal Philosophy, particularly the boundaries between norms, and the formation of legal concepts;
Particularly around issues in Privacy, Property and the Public Interest; Data Protection; Research Ethics Committees.