Faculty Scholarly Interests

Daniel Becker

  • Doctor-Patient Communication
  • Medical Simulation
  • Medical Narratives


Donna Chen

  • Clinical and Research Ethics
  • Professionalism in Healthcare and Human Subjects Research


Marcia Childress

  • Literature, Visual Art and Medicine
  • Professional Formation/Interprofessional Education
  • Medicine, Society and Public Humanities
  • End of Life

Margaret Mohrmann

  • Intersection of Medicine, Ethics, Religion
  • Virtue Ethics
  • History of Ethics


Preston Reynolds

  • Global Health
  • Professionalism
  • African-American Physicians


Lois Shepherd

  • Ethical and Legal Issues at the End of Life
  • Ethical and Legal Issues in Human Research
  • Disability Law


Patti Tereskerz

  • Financial Conflicts of Interest
  • Data Safety Monitoring Boards
  • Patent Law and Patent Reform
  • Clinical Research Law and Ethics