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Dr Adeline Perrot

Dr Adeline Perrot

Dr Adeline Perrot

Research fellow in Medical Ethics and Humanities

Biography

Adeline Perrot is currently working in a team with Ruth Horn, Associate Professor in Ethics, on a research project to explore the ethical issues raised by the implementation of non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) in routine clinical care in different socio-cultural and political contexts (England, France and Germany). As part of the international comparison, she is responsible for the French and English research sites.  

Adeline is a trained sociologist (PhD - School of Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences (EHESS) - Paris) with experience in ethnographic methods (in situ observations, document analysis and interviews). Her approach is at the intersection between sociology, bioethics, law and social policy.

During her postdoctoral research, she has held a research grant (Principal Investigator) for the Adosoins project funded by the Foundation of France and participated in team research projects funded by the DataSanté programme and the Rare Disease Foundation.

Her research focuses on the ethical issues and social implications of medical practices and biotechnology, particularly in the field of genetics/genomics.