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Protection of Conscience Project

Service, not Servitude

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Freedom of Conscience Advocacy

  • We encourage you to undertake protection of conscience initiatives in your own institution, region or country because you are better placed to respond to local developments, especially in languages other than English.

For Students

Conscience issues in medical and nursing school. Topics include:

  • Identifying objectionable procedures
  • Articulating the basis for your objections
  • Establishing the extent of your objections
  • Knowing the science
  • Distinguishing between philosophy and science
  • University and professional policies
  • Human rights and freedom of information
  • Practical pointers
  • Access For Students here.

Making Notes

  • How to make notes of adverse encounters.
  • Covers audio recording, notebook structure and format, how and what to record, correcting errors, recapitulation and narrative expansion.

Complainant Worksheet


  • Books and articles relevant to freedom of conscience in health care.
  • List of journal articles from 1965-present.

Project Publications


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