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Faculty & Staff


Stephen G. Post, PhD
Center Director
History of Bioethics; Geriatrics; Dementia; Religion; Healthcare; Compassion and Altruism

Research & Teaching Faculty

Maria A. Basile, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Human Values and Medicine; Literature and Medicine; Medical Professionalism; Medical Education; Leadership

Richard A. Bronson, MD
Professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology and Pathology
Reproductive Medicine; Poetry; Narrative in Medicine; Medical Education

John L. Coulehan, MD, MPH
Director Emeritus
Literature and Medicine, Empathy, Narrative, Clinical Ethics

Brooke Ellison, PhD, MPP
Research Assistant Professor
Hope and Medical Ethics, Stem Cell Research, Sociology and Healthcare

Lynn Hallarman, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Cancer Pain Management, Medical-Legal Issues at End of Life

Craig Malbon, PhD, MDiv, FAAAS, FRSM
Leading Professor, School of Medicine
Department of Pharmacology; Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine.
Medical Ethics, Social Justice, End-of-Life Ethical Issues

S. Van McCrary, PhD, JD, MPH
Associate Professor
Ethics Consultation Service
Institutional Ethics Committee
Clinical Biomedical Ethics (Neonatal and Adult)
Health Law and Policy, Medical Decision Making, Psychiatric Issues in Bioethics

Phyllis Migdal, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Institutional Ethics Committee
Medical Ethics, Health Disparity, Implicit Bias

Gretchen Mockler, MD
Attending Physician
Assistant Clinical Professor

Jeffrey Trilling, MD
Associate Professor
Medical Humanities and Ethics
Physician-Patient Relationship
Primary Care and Family Medicine

Delaney Ruston, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Filmmaker in Residence
Mental Health, Film, Filmmaking

Michael Vetrano, PhD
Course Director, Medicine in Contemporary Society
Clinical Ethics and Decision Making, Doctor-Patient Communication, Spirituality and Health Care
Religion and Bioethics

Summer Research Interns

James Ninia-2013
Brown University (2016)
Yale Summer Institute of Bioethics

Administrative Staff

Michael Ortega
MA Program Coordinator

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