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2017 - 2018

Morten Byskov

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Research Question 

The responsible care for carriers of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) - If AMR control measures excessively restrict the lives and well-being of individual carriers, to what extent can the zero-tolerance policy be relaxed? What reasons are there to relax the existing AMR control measures? What is the acceptable threshold-level of risk of spreading AMR? How can we justify a particular threshold of acceptable risk given the threat that AMR poses to public health?

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Postdoctoral researcher with the philosophy group at the department of Communication, Philosophy, and Technology, Wageningen University & Research, the Netherlands

Mina Fazel

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Research Question 

The ethical barriers to young people accessing mental health services in schools - bringing to the fore the complexity and different/competing rights that parents, children, health services and educators have. For example, do the parents of a competent 14 year old have the right to know that their child is seeing school mental health services?

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Research Fellow, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford

 

Karin Jongsma 

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Research Question 

The influence of tech-companies on the health research agenda

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Post-doctoral Fellow, Institut für Ethik und Geschichte der Medizin, University Medical Centre, Göttingen, Germany

Tobias Hausermann

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Research Question 

The privacy of openly shared genomic data.

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Post-doctoral Researcher, Health Ethics and Policy Lab, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich

Rachel douglas-Jones

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Research Question 

Mapping capacity building agencies and activities in research ethics across Africa, and building a comparative frame to examine regional and global initiatives.

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Associate Professor, IT University, Copenhagen

 

2016 - 2017

Laura Bothwell

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Research Question 

Racial Diversity in Randomized Controlled Trials—History and Ethics

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Post-doctoral Fellow, Health Policy, Law and Ethics, Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Harvard Medical School, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Woman's Hospital, Boston

Aisling McMahon

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Research Question 

The framework for the donation of bio-specimens for health related research to biobanks, and how this framework aligns, if at all, with the potential for downstream commercialisation.

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Lecturer in Medical Law and Intellectual Property Law, Newcastle Law School, Newcastle

Matthew McCoy

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Research Question 

The ethics of public engagement in health sector priority settings.

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania

Kristine Baroe

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Research Question 

The translation between bioethical theory and practice

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Associate Professor and Post-doc, Department of Global Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen

 

2015 - 2016

Christine Lu

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Resource allocation in the genomics era from an ethical and policy perspective

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Assistant Professor, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School & Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute

 

Gry Wester

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The problem of justice between age groups in the context of questions about priority-setting in health and social care.

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Post-doctoral Fellow at Global Health Priorities, Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, Norway

 

Spencer Hey

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The development of a new tool for the ethical assessment of risk in clinical trials wtih human subjects

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Post-doctoral Research Fellow at McGill University, Biomedical Ethics Unit, Faculty of Medicine

2014 - 2015

Joanna Rozynska

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Is it possible to determine a priori maximum risk threshold to which competent and healthy subjects may consent?

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Assistant Professor, Department of Ethics, Institute of Philosophy, Warsaw University

Emma Bullock

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The nature and justifability of paternalistic interferences in clinical practice

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Concepts of Health, Department of Philosophy, King's College London

 

 

 

Annette Rid

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Risk-adapted approaches to regulating research

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Senior Lecturer in Bioethics and Society, Department of Social Science, Health and Medicine, King's College London, and Affiliated Research Fellow, Institute of Biomedical Ethics, University of Zurich

Clair Morrissey

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The social basis of self-respect in the clinic: Adopting the 'human point of view' in prenatal genetic testing

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, Occidental College, Los Angeles

2013 - 2014

Sabine Salloch

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Stakeholders' expertise in empirical ethics

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Research Fellow, Intitute for Medical Ethics and History of Medicine, Ruhr University, Bochum

 

Maureen Kelley

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Aiming Higher: A human rights frame for addressing the health needs of children living without parents

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Bioethics Division, University of Washington School of Medicine

Ignacio Mastroleo

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The ethical analysis of commonly-held principles for conducting research on human beings, focusing on problems in global health research in Latin America.

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Postdoctoral researcher, Bioethics Programme, Latin School of Social Sciences

Kristin Voigt

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Conceptual questions around the notion of health inequality that has become prominent in current debates | The use of 'denormalisation' as part of health promotion strategies.

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Assistant Professor, Institute for Health and Social Policy, and Department of Philosophy (joint appointment), McGill University, Montreal

2012 - 2013

Agomoni Ganguli-Mitra

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Exploitation and the ethics of globalized clinical trials

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Research Fellow, University Research Priority Programs (UFSP Ethik), Institute of Biomedical Ethics, University of Zurich

Zuzana Deans

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The professional role of bioethicists, specifically in relation to the contributions invididual professionals can make to practice at the level of policy-making

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Teaching Associate and Research Associate, Centre for Medical Ethics, University of Bristol

 

Ralf Jox

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What is the moral authority of nonverbal behaviour of patients without decision-making capacity in relation to advance directives?

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Lecturer, Institute for Ethics, History and Theory of Medicine, University of Munich

Jessica Wheeler

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An ethical analysis of community-based support for offenders with learning disabilities

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Research Associate, CIDDRG, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge

 

  

2011 - 2012

Marie Gaille

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A clinical ethics study on the decision made after prenatal testing in relation with a (possible) genetical cause

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Researcher, Paris Descartes University - Biomedical and Fundamental Science Faculty - CNRS

Ruth Horn

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A comparison between the different models of advance medical decision-making in operation in France and England which aim to preserve the autonomy of adult patients beyond the point at which they have lost the capacity to decide for themselves

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Marie Curie Fellow, Centre for Ethics in Medicine, University of Bristol

Katerina Sideri

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How patents and the current global system of governance (WTO/TRIPS) contribute to global inequalities, and how we ought to address contentious issues concerning access to affordable medicines and technology transfer.

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Lecturer at the OUC Greece, and Associate Research Fellow at the Centre for Social-Legal Studies, Oxford University.

Neema Sofaer

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What moral obligations are there to ensure that former participants, their communities and countries, have post-trial access (PTA) to the trial intervention, health care and/or information e.g. trial results?  |  What is the legislation, regulations and guidance regarding such PTA?  |  Which changes, if any, should be made to these?

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Wellcome Trust Research Fellow, Centre of Medical Law and Ethics, King's College London

Sridhar Venkatapuram

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Evaluating the place of health in various theories of social justice | The ethics of social determinants of health and health inequalities | Applying the capabilities approach as a non-welfarist approach to economic evaluation of health programmes in rich and poor countries.

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Wellcome Trust Research Fellow, Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine 

 

2010 - 2011

Richard Huxtable

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Medicine and law at the limits of life: Clinical ethics in action

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Senior Lecturer and Deputy Director, Centre for Ethics in Medicine, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol

Jonathan Ives

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The theory and methods of empirical bioethics and the ethics and sociology of fatherhood

Position at the time of visiting Ethox 

Lecturer in Behavioural Science, Centre for Biomedical Ethics, Primary Care Clinical Sciences, University of Birmingham