Portrait of Sarah Winch

Sarah Winch

Dr Sarah Winch is head of the discipline of Medical Ethics, Law and Professionalism at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Queensland, and CEO of Health Ethics Australia, a charity, aiming to improve death literacy for Australians and compassion safety for clinicians. 

Sarah consults nationally and internationally to clinicians and government agencies on matters of ethical concern. A prolific author, her book The Best Death. How to Die Well (UQP), joins her other contributions to improving community death literacy: death cafes, death over dinner and wine and die. Her forthcoming novel is the first of a series based on her most compelling clinical cases. It also involves death.