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Below is a list of all Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities members. View individual profiles of our members – with publication and contact information, research and/or clinical specialties, and more – via the links below.

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Salomon, Bonnie

Salomon, Bonnie

Health System Clinician of Emergency Medicine

Scharle, Elizabeth A

Scharle, Elizabeth A

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)

Shah, Seema K

Shah, Seema K

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Advanced General Pediatrics and Primary Care) and School of Law

Bio

Seema K. Shah, JD, Associate Professor in Pediatrics at Northwestern University Medical School and an Associate Director of the Bioethics Program at Lurie Children’s Hospital, is an expert in the fiel... [more]

Sheehan, Diane Dudas

Sheehan, Diane Dudas

Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Bio

Family Nurse Practitioner with years of experience in nursing, rehabilitation, wound care and orthopaedics.

Sheldon, Mark

Sheldon, Mark

Distinguished Senior Lecturer Emeritus, Department of Philosophy, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences

Description of Interests

The focus of Mark Sheldon's research is the point at which the interests of children, the prerogatives of parents, and the obligations of the state often come into conflict in relation to medical deci... [more]

Smith, Maureen E

Smith, Maureen E

Associate Professor Emeritus of Medicine (Cardiology)

Bio

I am interested in ethical issues associated with conducting large-scale genetic research including consenting, data sharing, privacy, return of results, recontact and education of research participan... [more]

Smith, Peter J

Smith, Peter J

Adjunct Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics)

Soulakis, Nicholas Dean

Soulakis, Nicholas Dean

Assistant Professor of Preventive Medicine (Health and Biomedical Informatics), Medical Social Sciences and Preventive Medicine (Epidemiology)

Bio

Nicholas Soulakis is a public health scientist whose research focus lies at the intersection of epidemiology and informatics with an emphasis on understanding the expanding, data-rich environment crea... [more]

Starren, Justin B

Starren, Justin B

Professor of Preventive Medicine (Health and Biomedical Informatics) and Medical Social Sciences

Bio

Dr. Starren is founding Chief of the Division of Health and Biomedical Informatics, Deputy Director of the Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (NUCATS) and Director o... [more]