Dr Jennifer Schulz Moore

PhD (University of Melbourne, Faculty of Medicine) 

LLB (Victoria University of Wellington)

MA (University of Canterbury) 

Dr Schulz Moore is Director of Learning and Teaching and a Senior Lecturer, with qualifications in public health/epidemiology (PhD, University of Melbourne's Faculty of Medicine), law, and health social sciences. She combines these fields to specialise in health law. Schulz Moore also works as an Associate with UNSW Medicine in teaching, supervisory and research roles. In 2018, Schulz Moore was the winner of the KPMG Inspiring Teacher Award in a First Year Undergraduate Program. In 2017, Schulz Moore was the runner-up (2nd position) in the KPMG Inspiring Teacher Award in a First Year Undergraduate Program at UNSW. She also received the Law Dean's Award for Educational Excellence in 2017.
Prior to joining UNSW in 2017, Schulz Moore was the 2015-2016 New Zealand Harkness Fellow in Health Care Policy and Practice at Stanford University, USA where she undertook empirical health law research. She was a Senior Lecturer in Preventive Medicine and Acting Director of the Legal Issues Centre, Faculties of Medicine and Law, University of Otago, New Zealand. She was a lecturer in the Health Sciences Department, Faculty of Medicine, Monash University, Australia (2003-2006). She has also studied and worked as an academic at Hebrew University, Israel. Her non-academic roles have included serving as a Legal and Policy Advisor to the New Zealand Law Commissioners (2011-2012) and a member of the New Zealand Law Society’s Health Law Committee.
Schulz Moore graduated as the top ranked student in law (LLB) in 2010 & across all faculties in 1999. She won 17 academic scholarships and prizes from 1999-2010 including the Brookers Prize in Jurisprudence, the Ryoichi Sasakawa Young Leader's Scholarship and a Melbourne Research Scholarship for her PhD from the University of Melbourne's Faculty of Medicine.
Dr Schulz Moore's multi-disciplinary background lends itself to mixed methodology research. Moore's research is primarily empirical or socio-legal, combining legal analysis with methods from social and medical sciences. She has published in law, social sciences, public health, health sciences, education and ethics. She has undertaken research with organisations such as Stanford Medical Centre, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Centre, Baystate Medical Centre, the Family Planning Associations in NZ and Australia, the Hadassah Medical Centre in Israel, the Victorian, SA and NSW Australian State Governments, the NZ Ministry of Science and Innovation, and the Coronial Services of New Zealand.
Moore's latest paper, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Internal Medicine can be found here:
https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/article-abstract/2...
An 11 minute podcast is here:
https://jamanetwork.com/learning/audio-player/14805888

Information about Dr Schulz Moore's recently published book, Coroners' Recommendations and the Promise of Saved Lives, can be found here:
http://www.e-elgar.com/shop/coroners-recommendations-and-the-promise-of-...
http://www.elgaronline.com/view/9781784711559.xml

Dr Schulz Moore teaches torts, introducing law and justice, empirical legal research methods, and health law. She welcomes students' proposals for research supervision in all areas of her expertise.

Book Chapters

Morris J; Moore J; Bismark M, 2018, 'Health complaints entities in Australia and New Zealand: Serving the public interest?', in Professional health regulation in the public interest: International perspectives, pp. 221 - 243

Moore J, 2015, 'The impact of therapeutic jurisprudence on the New Zealand Coronial Jurisdiction', in Brookbanks W (ed.), Therapeutic Jurisprudence: New Zealand Perspectives, Thomson Reuters, Wellington, pp. 179 - 222

Moore J, 2013, 'Global regulation of nanotechnologies and their products in medicine', in Beran RG (ed.), Legal and Forensic Medicine, edn. 1st, Springer, Berlin, pp. 1755 - 1782, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-32338-6_119

Moore J, 2011, 'Mental health', in Coronial Judges' Bench Book, Ministry of Justice, Wellington

Books

Moore J, 2016, Coroners' Recommendations and the Promise of Saved Lives, 1st, Edward Elgar Publishing, London, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9781784711566

Conference Papers

Moore J, 2018, 'Responding to Patients' Emotional Needs', Setting a Research Agenda for Studying the Emotional Impact of Harmful Events and Medical Errors on Patients and Families, Boston, presented at Setting a Research Agenda for Studying the Emotional Impact of Harmful Events and Medical Errors on Patients and Families, Boston, 14 - 14 September 2016

Moore J, 2018, 'Coroners’ Recommendations in New Zealand', Medical Law Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, presented at Medical Law Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, 17 - 18 March 2014

Moore J, 2018, 'The Medicines Act, Medicines Amendment Bill and Emerging Technologies', Medical Law Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, presented at Medical Law Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, 26 - 27 March 2012

Moore J, 2015, 'NZ Coroners’ Recommendations, 2007-2012', Sociological Association of New Zealand, Christchurch, New Zealand, presented at Sociological Association of New Zealand, Christchurch, New Zealand, 04 - 07 December 2014

Moore J, 2013, 'Regulating Nanomedicines', World Association of Medical Law Conference, Brazil, presented at World Association of Medical Law Conference, Brazil, 07 - 10 August 2012

Moore J, 2012, 'Regulating Workers’ Exposure to Nanoparticles', Labour Law Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, presented at Labour Law Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, 02 - 02 December 2011

Moore J, 2012, 'Public Health Approach to the Mental Health (CAT) Act', Australian and New Zealand Association of Psychiatry, Psychology and Law Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, presented at Australian and New Zealand Association of Psychiatry, Psychology and Law Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, 16 - 19 November 2011

Conference Posters

Moore J, 2016, 'Improving Reconciliation Following Medical Injuries: Lessons from New Zealand', Boston, presented at Academy Health, Boston, 26 - 28 June 2016

Conference Presentations

Moore J, 2016, 'Patients’ and Family Members’ Experiences of Non-litigation Approaches to Resolving Medical Injuries in New Zealand and the United States', presented at Australian Association of Bioethics and Health Law, Melbourne, 25 - 27 November 2016

Moore J, 2016, 'An Empirical Approach to Coroners' Inquests and Recommendations', presented at Health Law Professors' Conference, Boston, 02 - 04 June 2016

Moore J, 2015, 'To Rehabilitate or to Discipline? A Therapeutic Jurisprudence Analysis of Impaired Lawyers’ Proceedings in NZ', presented at 4th International Therapeutic Jurisprudence Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, 03 - 03 September 2015

Moore J, 2014, 'New Zealand Coroners’ Decision Making, 2007-2012', presented at Australasian Association of Bioethics and Health Law, Perth, 02 - 04 October 2014

Moore J, 2013, 'Using Empirical Evidence to Test the NZ Government’s Reforms to the Coronial Jurisdiction', presented at Australasian College of Legal Medicine, Brisbane, Australia, 19 - 20 October 2013

Moore J, 2011, 'The Medicines Act 1981 and Nanomedicines Regulation in Australasia', presented at Australasian Association of Legal Medicine, Queenstown, New Zealand, 13 - 14 August 2011

Moore J; Robinson S, 2007, 'Nurturing Networks and Students First', presented at New Zealand Association for Educational Research Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand, 12 - 14 June 2007

Moore J, 2007, 'After the Bombs”: Survivors and Their Communities Talk about Rebuilding Lives After the 2002 Hebrew University Terrorist Attack', presented at Transitions: Health and Mobility in Asia-Pacific Populations Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 11 - 14 June 2007

Moore J, 2005, '“My Libido Has Gone AWOL”: The Gendering of Decreased Libido Attributed to Hormonal Contraceptives', presented at The Fifth Australian Women’s Health Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 20 - 23 June 2005

Journal articles

McLennan S; Moore J, 2019, 'New Zealand District Health Boards’ Open Disclosure Policies: A Qualitative Review', Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, vol. 16, pp. 35 - 44, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11673-018-9894-1

Sharp CA; Schulz Moore JS; McLaws ML, 2019, 'Two-Hourly Repositioning for Prevention of Pressure Ulcers in the Elderly: Patient Safety or Elder Abuse?', Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, vol. 16, pp. 17 - 34, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11673-018-9892-3

Schulz Moore J; Mello MM; Bismark M, 2019, '‘Poking the skunk’: Ethical and medico-legal concerns in research about patients’ experiences of medical injury', Bioethics, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bioe.12599

Sharp CA; Moore JS S; McLaws ML, 2018, 'The coroner's role in the prevention of elder abuse: A study of australian coroner's court cases involving pressure ulcers in elders', Journal of Law and Medicine, vol. 26, pp. 494 - 509

Moore J; Mello MM, 2018, 'In reply', JAMA Internal Medicine, vol. 178, pp. 578 - 579, http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2018.0135

Moore J; Bell S; Etchegaray J; Gaufberg E; Lowe E, 2018, 'A multi-staker consensus-driven research agenda for better understanding and support for emotional impact of harmful events on patients and families', Joint Commission Journal for Quality and Patient Safety, vol. 44, pp. 424 - 435, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcjq.2018.03.007

Bismark M; Moore J; Paterson R; Fletcher M; Too T; Spittal M, 2018, 'Eyes and ears on patient safety: sources of notifications of concern lodged with a national regulator regarding the health, performance and conduct of health professionals', Journal of Patient Safety, vol. November 21, 2018 - Volume Publish Ahead of Print - Issue - p, pp. N - N, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PTS.0000000000000544

Sklar T; Moore J; Bismark M, 2018, 'Complaint-prone lawyers: a qualitative analysis of tribunal orders about lawyers with twenty or more complaints in Victoria, Australia', International Journal of the Legal Profession

Bismark M; Tibble H; Moore JS; Morris JM; Paterson R; Fletcher M; Studdert D, 2018, 'Eyes and Ears on Patient Safety: Sources of Notifications About the Health, Performance, and Conduct of Health Practitioners.', J Patient Saf, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PTS.0000000000000544

Moore J; Mello M, 2018, 'In Reply to Letter from Dr. Carol Gunn (Letter to Editor)', Journal of the American Medical Association Internal Medicine

Moore JS; Forster C; Diesfeld K; Rychert M, 2018, 'New Zealand lawyers and conveyancers disciplinary tribunal cases involving vulnerable clients, 2011–2017*', International Journal of the Legal Profession, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09695958.2018.1543119

Moore J; Mello MM, 2017, 'Improving reconciliation following medical injury: a qualitative study of responses to patient safety incidents in New Zealand.', BMJ Qual Saf, vol. 26, pp. 226 - 237, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjqs-2016-005804

Moore J; Bismark M; Mello MM, 2017, 'Patients’ experiences with communication-and-resolution programs after medical injury', JAMA Internal Medicine, vol. 177, pp. 1595 - 1603, http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.4002

Moore J, 2017, 'Health Law in New Zealand', PSYCHIATRY PSYCHOLOGY AND LAW, vol. 24, pp. 958 - 959, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13218719.2017.1397590

Moore J; Stokes T; Gray B, 2016, 'The New Zealand coroners amendment bill's proposed approach to health care-related deaths that are reportable to the coroner', Journal of Law and Medicine, vol. 23, pp. 557 - 570

Moore J; Buckingham D; Diesfeld K, 2015, 'Disciplinary Tribunal Cases Involving New Zealand Lawyers with Physical or Mental Impairment, 2009–2013', Psychiatry, Psychology and Law, vol. 22, pp. 649 - 672, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13218719.2015.1055624

Moore J, 2014, 'An empirical approach to the New Zealand government's review of the coronial jurisdiction.', Journal of law and medicine, vol. 21, pp. 602 - 626

Moore J, 2014, 'Coroners’ recommendations about healthcare-related deaths as a potential tool for improving patient safety and quality of care', New Zealand Medical Journal, vol. 127, pp. 35 - 53, http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/127-1398/6212/

Moore J, 2013, 'Proposed Changes to New Zealand's Medicines Legislation in the Medicines Amendment Bill 2011', Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, vol. 10, pp. 59 - 66, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11673-012-9413-8

Moore J, 2012, 'New Zealand's Regulation of Cosmetic Products Containing Nanomaterials', Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, vol. 9, pp. 185 - 188, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11673-012-9372-0

Moore J, 2012, 'Application of the Mental Health (CAT) Act 1992 (NZ) in Recent NZ Coroner's Court Cases', Journal of Law and Medicine, vol. 20, pp. 333 - 349

Moore J, 2012, 'An evaluation of whether New Zealand's occupational health and safety law adequately addresses the risks to workers exposed to nanotechnology and nanoparticles', New Zealand Journal of Employment Relations, vol. 37, pp. 100 - 117

Moore J, 2012, 'Application of the Mental Health (Compulsory Assessment and Treatment) Act 1992 (NZ) in recent New Zealand Coroners Court cases.', Journal of law and medicine, vol. 20, pp. 333 - 349

Moore J, 2011, 'Is New Zealand's regulation of nanomedical products adequate?', Journal of law and medicine, vol. 19, pp. 112 - 127

Moore J, 2011, 'Traumatised Bodies: Towards Corporeality in New Zealand’s Privacy Tort Cases Involving Accident Victims', New Zealand Universities Law Review, vol. 24, pp. 386 - 420

Gavaghan C; Moore J, 2011, 'De minimus curat lex: New Zealand law and the challenge of the very small', European Journal of Law and Technology, vol. 2

Moore J, 2011, 'Regulating ecotoxicity attributed to nanomaterial waste', New Zealand Journal of Environmental Law, vol. 15, pp. 253 - 276

Moore J, 2009, '"It could have been otherwise": emphasising student empowerment in modern legal education', New Zealand Law Students' Journal, vol. 2, pp. 129 - 152

Moore J, 2008, 'Practitioner-researcher imaginations: Teaching social research to health science undergraduates', Focus on Health Professional Education, vol. 10, pp. 1 - 22

Moore J; Robinson S, 2008, 'Students First and Nurturing Networks: Visualising Positive Futures For New Zealand Secondary Students', SET: Research Journal for Teachers, vol. 2, pp. 22 - 29

Hester JS, 2005, 'Bricolage and Bodies of Knowledge: Exploring Consumer Responses to Controversy about the Third Generation Oral Contraceptive Pill', Body & Society, vol. 11, pp. 77 - 95, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1357034x05056192

Hester-Moore JS, 2005, 'Handling uncertainty: Standard and local practices in the case of libido and contraception in evidence-based decision-making', Health Sociology Review, vol. 14, pp. 174 - 186, http://dx.doi.org/10.5172/hesr.14.2.174

Media

Moore J, 2018, Medico-legal dispute resolution programs, ABC, Australia, http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/lawreport/

Moore J, 2018, Patients harmed by healthcare want doctors to provide emotional care

Moore J, 2015, Changes Mooted for Coroners’ Recommendations

Moore J, 2015, Coronial System Undergoes Reform

Moore J, 2014, New study identifies serious failings in coronial system

Moore J, 2014, Coroners

Moore J, 2014, Coroners’ Findings Falling on Deaf Ears, http://www.3news.co.nz/CORONERS-FINDINGS-FALLING-ON-DEAF-EARS/TABID/423/ARTICLEID/353090/DEFAULT.ASPX

Moore J, 2014, Researchers Say Coronial Services Under-resourced, http://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/AUCKLAND/NEWS/NBNAT/1991338322-RESEARCHERS-SAY-CORONIAL-SERVICES-UNDER-RESOURCED

Moore J, 2013, Research into Coroners’ Reports

Moore J, 2013, Changes to Coroner’s Inquests Proposed

Moore J, 2013, Calls for More Controls Around Coroners’ Recommendations

Moore J, 2013, Coroners’ Reports

Moore J, 2012, Uptake of Coroners’ Recommendations Investigated

Moore J, 2012, Research Begins into Whether Coroners are being Ignored

Moore J, 2012, Coroners Research, http://content.radionetwork.co.nz/weekondemand/auckland/40700.mp3

Other

Moore J; NZ Law Society Health Law Committee, 2015, Health Protection Amendment Bill (Submission to New Zealand Parliament)

Moore J, 2015, Elder Law in New Zealand (book review)

Moore J; New Zealand Law Society Health Law Committee, 2014, Coroners Amendment Bill 2014 (Submission to New Zealand Parliament)

Moore J; New Zealand Law Society Health Law Committee, 2013, Proposed Joint Regulatory Regime for Therapeutic Products (Submission to New Zealand Parliament)

Moore J; New Zealand Law Society Health Law Committee, 2012, Medicines Amendment Bill (Submission to New Zealand Parliament)

Moore J, 2011, Proposed Guidelines on Extending Storage Period of Gametes and Embryos (Submission to Advisory Committee to New Zealand Parliament)

Moore J, 2011, Australian and New Zealand governments agree to proceed with the joint regulatory agency for therapeutic products.

Moore J, 2004, The Male Pill: A Biography of Technology in the Making (book review), Swinburne University of Technology

Moore J, 2004, Technological Visions (book review), Swinburne University of Technology

Moore J, 2004, Regarding the Pain of Others (book review), Wiley

Reports

Moore J, 2013, Scoping Study: New Zealand Medical Practitioners and Nurses Disciplined for Professional Misconduct and Convictions Reflecting Adversely on Fitness to Practice, 2004-2012, New Zealand Nurses' Organisation

Moore J; Henaghan M, 2012, Final Report: New Zealand Coroners’ Recommendations, 2007 – 2012, New Zealand Law Foundation, Wellington

Gavaghan C; Moore J, 2012, Final Report: A Review of the Adequacy of New Zealand’s Regulatory Systems to Manage the Possible Impacts of Manufactured Nanomaterials, New Zealand Ministry of Science Innovation

Sylff Leadership Initiative Award, 2018-2020.

2015-2016 Harkness Fellow in Health Care Policy and Practice at Stanford Law School (Funded by the Commonwealth Fund, New York, USA).
Acting Director of the Legal Issues Centre, Faculty of Law, University of Otago, NZ (Funded by Gama Foundation, 2014-2015).
Principal researcher funded by the New Zealand Law Foundation to undertake research about coroners' recommendations (2012-2014).
Principal researcher funded by the NZ Nurses’ Organisation to undertake research about nurses’ professional misconduct (2012).
Joint principal researcher funded by the Ministry of Research, Science and Technology to undertake research about the regulation of nanotechnology (2010).