Meet our People

Philosophy

Stephen Hanson

Stephen Hanson, PhD

Associate Professor of Philosophy and Program Director

Expertise: Normative ethics; Research ethics; Stem cell research

Lauren Freeman

Lauren Freeman, PhD

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Expertise: Feminist Bioethics; Feminist Philosophy

Avery Kolers

Avery Kolers, PhD

Professor of Philosophy

Expertise: Health justice; Solidarity

Interdisciplinary Academic Team

Demetra Antimisiaris

Dr. Demetra Antimisiaris,

Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Kyle Brothers

Kyle Brothers, PhD, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Endowed Chair of Pediatric Clinical and Translational Research

Expertise: Genetics and ethics; Ethics of health information technologies; Pediatric ethics; Research ethics

Mark Rothstein

Mark Rothstein, JD

Herbert F. Boehl Chair in Law & Medicine and Professor of Law

Expertise: Genetics; Health privacy; Research ethics

Affiliated Faculty

Latrica Best

Dr. Latrica Best

Associate Professor

Department of Sociology

Ryan Combs

Dr. Ryan Combs

Assistant Professor

Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences University of Louisville School of Public Health & Information Sciences

Tim Hall

Prof. Tim Hall

Professor

Brandeis School of Law

William McKinney

Dr. William Paul McKinney

Professor and Associate Dean for Research

School of Public Health and Information Science

Deborah Potter

Dr. Deborah Potter

Associate Professor

Department of Sociology

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Dr. Nancy Theriot

Professor

Department of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Stuart Urbach

Dr. Stuart Urbach

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine

Emeriti

Robert Kimball

Robert Kimball, PhD

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Expertise: Narrative; Emotion; Personal identity and the self

Nancy Potter

Nancy Potter, PhD

Professor of Philosophy

Expertise: Feminist health care; Cultural diversity; Mental health care ethics

Osborne Wiggins

Osborne Wiggins, PhD

Professor of Philosophy

Expertise: Psychiatry; Research ethics; End-of-life issue

In Memoriam

Paul Simmons

Paul Simmons, PhD
(1936-2019)

Professor Emeritus, Family & Geriatric Medicine

Expertise: Religion & medicine; Clinical ethics; Abortion