Faculty Director I. Glenn Cohen Elected a Hastings Center Fellow image

Hastings Center, October 27, 2016


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Petrie-Flom Faculty Director I. Glenn Cohen is one of eight newly elected Fellows at the Hastings Center, the leading bioethics think tank in the United States. From the Hastings Center website:

The Hastings Center is pleased to announce the election of eight new Fellows. Hastings Center Fellowsare a group of individuals of outstanding accomplishment, whose work has informed scholarship and/or public understanding of complex ethical issues in health, health care, life sciences research and the environment.


I. Glenn Cohen, JD, professor of law at Harvard Law School and faculty director of the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law, Policy, Biotechnology & Bioethics. Cohen is one of the world’s leading experts on the intersection of bioethics and the law, as well as health law. He was the youngest professor on the faculty at Harvard Law School when he joined the faculty in 2008, at age 29, and when he was tenured as a full professor in 2013. He is currently one of the key co-investigators on a multimillion dollar Football Players Health Study at Harvard which is committed to improving the health of NFL players. He leads the Ethics and Law initiative as part of the multimillion dollar NIH-funded Harvard Catalyst, the Harvard Clinical and Translational Science Center program. He is also one of three editors-in-chief of the Journal of Law and the Biosciences, published by Oxford University Press.

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