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Judith Allen

Ms, BJuris LLB W.Aust., LLM Melb.

  • The University of Western Australia (M253), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 34 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
1993 …2019
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Personal profile

Roles and responsibilities

Judy is the chair of the Western Australian Country Health Service Human Research Ethics Committee  She has previsously chaired the Department of Health WA Human Research Ethics Committee. 

She consults in private practice on privacy and confidentiality of health information and research ethics.

Teaching overview


Health law, privacy and confidentiality, research ethics, law and ethics of research using data linkage.


  • Health and medical law
  • Research ethics
  • Privacy and confidentiality
  • Torts
  • Legal education

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Research Output 1993 2019

  • 34 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
  • 11 Article
  • 4 Review article
  • 2 Conference paper

Authorising the Release of Data without Consent for Health Research: The Role of Data Custodians and HRECs in Australia

Flack, F., Adams, C. & Allen, J., Apr 2019, In : Journal of Law and Medicine. 26, 3, p. 655-680 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Data Custodians and the Decision-making Process: Releasing Data for Research

Adams, C., Allen, J. & Flack, F., 1 Dec 2018, In : Journal of Law and Medicine. 26, 2, p. 433-453 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Decision Making
Research Personnel
Government Agencies
Empirical Research
15 Citations (Scopus)

Consent to donate surgical biospecimens for research: perceptions of people with colorectal cancer

Williams, A. M., Allen, J., Zeps, N., Pienaar, C., Bulsara, C. & Monterosso, L., 2016, In : Cancer Nursing. 39, 3, p. 221-227

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

An evaluation of a data linkage training workshop for research ethics committees

Tan, K., Flack, F., Bear, N. L. & Allen, J., 2015, In : BMC Medical Ethics. 16, 13, 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
research ethics
Information Storage and Retrieval
Research Ethics Committees
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation in health promotion: Thoughts from inside a human research ethics committee

Allen, J. & Flack, F., 2015, In : Health Promotion Journal of Australia. 26, 3, p. 182-185

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Research Ethics Committees
Health Promotion
Quality Improvement
Conflict of Interest

Projects 2005 2015