Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Center for Genetic Medicine

Laurie S Zoloth, PhD

Laurie S Zoloth, PhD

Professor of Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences and Medical Education

Focus of Work

Bio

I am interested in the larger topic of social justice in health care, and in the ethical issues in how we conceive, direct and regulate the teaching of medicine and science, the research praxis, and the policy that shapes and funds research. I primarily am interested in basic and translational research. While I have focussed my attention on issues in stem cell research, AIDs, synthetic biology and neuroscience, I am also interested in the issue of foster care. I study at the intersection of reli...[Read full text]I am interested in the larger topic of social justice in health care, and in the ethical issues in how we conceive, direct and regulate the teaching of medicine and science, the research praxis, and the policy that shapes and funds research. I primarily am interested in basic and translational research. While I have focussed my attention on issues in stem cell research, AIDs, synthetic biology and neuroscience, I am also interested in the issue of foster care. I study at the intersection of religious studies, theology and moral philosophy.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • PhD: Graduate Theological Union, Social Ethics (1993)

Contact

Administrative office: 847-491-2615
847-644-8807

WCAS Dean's Office Room 4140 Crowe Hall
1918 Sheridan road
Evanston IL 60208

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