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  • Dr Sara Fovargue

    My research largely centres around two areas, biotechnology and reproduction, and I am particularly interested in xenotransplantation. Themes within my work include autonomy, risk, regulation, and the relationship between law and ethics. My research explores legal and ethical aspects of clinical res... Read more»
  • Dr Mairi Levitt

    Dr Mairi Levitt

    Current and recent projects 2010 Perceptions of Nature and Nurture. A pilot project (Cesagen ESRC funded). 2006-07'Criminal Genes and Public Policy'. Principal Investigator (Cesagen ESRC funded project). 2006-07 'Making better humans?' Principal Investigator. Collaborative project with the... Read more»
  • Dr Laura Machin

    Dr Laura Machin

    Broadly, my research interests rest within the social and ethical aspects of medicine. My time as a postgraduate, whereby I focused on the social and ethical aspects surrounding reproductive medicine, in particular gamete and embryo donation, has been instrumental in shaping my research activities. ... Read more»
  • Dr Neil Manson

    Dr Neil Manson

    Neil C. Manson studied philosophy in London , taking his BA at King's College London in 1992 and his MPhil at University College London in 1995. He then went to Corpus Christi College Oxford, gaining his DPhil in 1998 with a thesis entitled Conscious Thought. From 1998 to 2005 he had two research fe... Read more»
  • Gearoid O Cuinn

    Gearoid O Cuinn

    Gearóid's research focuses on the governance of infectious disease and new technologies. He also has a strong interest in the sociology of human rights law and practice. Gearóid is co-director of Ceartas, Irish Lawyers for Human Rights, a non-profit organisation that develops innovative legal action... Read more»
  • Professor Suzanne Ost

    Professor Suzanne Ost

    My main research interests are the legal and societal responses to child pornography, the sexual grooming of children and child sexual exploitation more broadly, health care/medical law and bioethics (particularly breaches of the sexual boundaries between doctors and patients and assisted dying), th... Read more»
  • Dr Clemens Rieder

    I am currently researching in the field of EU health care law ... Read more»
  • Professor Stephen Wilkinson

    Professor Stephen Wilkinson

    Stephen Wilkinson's most recent research is on reproductive ethics and the regulation of reproductive technologies, especially the ethics of selective reproduction (practices that involve choosing between different possible future people).  A book on this topic (Choosing Tomorrow's Children, Oxford ... Read more»
  • Dr Garrath Williams

    Dr Garrath Williams

    My main interest over the past several years has been the concept of responsibility. The concept brings together a number of fundamental areas of enquiry, not all of which have received much attention from philosophers. Contemporary philosophers have focussed on two related topics. One is the nature... Read more»

  • Ernest Owusu-Dapaa

    Ernest Owusu-Dapaa

    My research interests in relation to my current PhD programme include the exploration of health care law/ medical law/ health law as a distinct body of law in England and Wales  and the potential lessons that can be drawn in relation to Ghana. The relatiosnhip betwen law and medicine has undergone c... Read more»

  • Dr Sara Fovargue

    My research largely centres around two areas, biotechnology and reproduction, and I am particularly interested in xenotransplantation. Themes within my work include autonomy, risk, regulation, and the relationship between law and ethics. My research explores legal and ethical aspects of clinical res... Read more»
  • Dr Mairi Levitt

    Dr Mairi Levitt

    Current and recent projects 2010 Perceptions of Nature and Nurture. A pilot project (Cesagen ESRC funded). 2006-07'Criminal Genes and Public Policy'. Principal Investigator (Cesagen ESRC funded project). 2006-07 'Making better humans?' Principal Investigator. Collaborative project with the... Read more»
  • Dr Laura Machin

    Dr Laura Machin

    Broadly, my research interests rest within the social and ethical aspects of medicine. My time as a postgraduate, whereby I focused on the social and ethical aspects surrounding reproductive medicine, in particular gamete and embryo donation, has been instrumental in shaping my research activities. ... Read more»
  • Dr Neil Manson

    Dr Neil Manson

    Neil C. Manson studied philosophy in London , taking his BA at King's College London in 1992 and his MPhil at University College London in 1995. He then went to Corpus Christi College Oxford, gaining his DPhil in 1998 with a thesis entitled Conscious Thought. From 1998 to 2005 he had two research fe... Read more»
  • Gearoid O Cuinn

    Gearoid O Cuinn

    Gearóid's research focuses on the governance of infectious disease and new technologies. He also has a strong interest in the sociology of human rights law and practice. Gearóid is co-director of Ceartas, Irish Lawyers for Human Rights, a non-profit organisation that develops innovative legal action... Read more»
  • Professor Suzanne Ost

    Professor Suzanne Ost

    My main research interests are the legal and societal responses to child pornography, the sexual grooming of children and child sexual exploitation more broadly, health care/medical law and bioethics (particularly breaches of the sexual boundaries between doctors and patients and assisted dying), th... Read more»
  • Dr Clemens Rieder

    I am currently researching in the field of EU health care law ... Read more»
  • Professor Stephen Wilkinson

    Professor Stephen Wilkinson

    Stephen Wilkinson's most recent research is on reproductive ethics and the regulation of reproductive technologies, especially the ethics of selective reproduction (practices that involve choosing between different possible future people).  A book on this topic (Choosing Tomorrow's Children, Oxford ... Read more»
  • Dr Garrath Williams

    Dr Garrath Williams

    My main interest over the past several years has been the concept of responsibility. The concept brings together a number of fundamental areas of enquiry, not all of which have received much attention from philosophers. Contemporary philosophers have focussed on two related topics. One is the nature... Read more»
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