Kevin Reel

Photo of Kevin ReelAssistant Professor, Status Only
Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy

Senior Ethicist
Health Ethics Alliance
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

(416) 480-6100 ext 67178



Since completing the Joint Centre for Bioethics Fellowship in Clinical and Organizational Ethics, Kevin has worked as a practicing healthcare ethicist in multiple contexts. He is a Senior Ethicist with the Health Ethics Alliance at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.

Kevin is the Chair of the Canadian Association of Practicing Healthcare Ethicists РAssociation canadienne des éthiciens en soins de santé (CAPHE-ACESS) and President of the Canadian Bioethics Society

A registered occupational therapist, Kevin is an Assistant Professor and Graduate Faculty Member in the Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy and a Course Director of the MHSc in Bioethics at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto. He is a Faculty member of the Global Institute for Psychosocial, Palliative and End-of-life Care and founding member of the CAOT Palliative and End-of-Life Practice Network.


Cross Appointments
  • Dalla Lana School of Public Health
School of Graduate Studies

Associate Member

Research Keywords

Bioethics; End-of-Life; Disabilities and Sexual Expression; Assisted Dying; Euthanasia