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Scholars and Ethicists

Alexander Capron, LLB University Professor, Scott H. Bice Chair in Healthcare Law, Policy and Ethics, University of Southern California

Professor Capron recounts his childhood, the influences of his parents' social justice mentality, and the education and activism of his youth.

Robert Levine, MD Professor of Medicine and Lecturer in Pharmacology, Yale University

Dr. Levine recounts his career at Yale and his work as a special consultant to the National Commission.

Alan Wertheimer, PhD 1942-2015, Faculty Member, Department of Bioethics, National Institutes of Health

After a long career as a political philosopher, Dr. Wertheimer applies his academic work on “coercion” and “consent” to research ethics.

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