Jacob Shelley

Jacob Shelley

Assistant Professor

Room 21, LB
519 661-2111 x80043
jshelle6@uwo.ca

Education

  • LLB, LLM (University of Alberta)
  • MTS (Conrad Grebel University College)

Academic Appointments

  • Faculty of Law
  • Schulich Interfaculty Program in Public Health

Supervising Graduate Students

  • Yes

Research Interests

  • Proper limits and role of law in promoting public health and preventing chronic disease
  • Issues that arise at the interface of law, health science, and ethics

Additional Information

Recent Publications

  • JJ Shelley, M Clark & T Caulfield, “The Face of Chiropractic: Evidence Based?” (2015) 20(1) Focus on Alternative and Complimentary Therapies 13-22.
  • JJ Shelley, “Addressing the Policy Cacophony does not Require More Evidence: An Argument for Reframing Obesity as Caloric Overconsumption” (2012) 12 BMC Public Health 1042.
  • JJ Shelley, “The Crown’s Right of Recovery Act” (2010) 18:3 Health Law Review 15-23.
  • T Caulfield, V Alfonso & JJ Shelley, “Deterministic?: Newspaper Representations of Obesity and Genetics” (2009) 1 The Open Obesity Journal 38-40.
  • T Caulfield, JJ Shelley, T Bubela & L Minaker, “Framing Nutrigenomics for Individual and Public Health: Public Representations of an Emerging Field” in D Castle & N Ries, eds, Nutrition and Genomics: Issues of Ethics, Law, Regulation & Communication (New York: Elsevier, 2009) 223-244.
  • T Caulfield, JJ Shelley, V Alfonso & T Bubela, “Nutrigenomics and the Promise of Prevention: Representations and Realities” (2008) Special Edition Health Law Journal 41-65.

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