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Jeffrey Kahn, PhD, MPH
Andreas C. Dracopoulos Director; Robert Henry LeviĀ and Ryda Hecht Levi Professor of Bioethics and Public Policy

Faculty Leadership

Joseph A. Carrese, MD, MPH, FACP
Core Faculty; Professor
Ruth R. Faden, PhD, MPH
Berman Institute Founder; Philip Franklin Wagley Professor of Biomedical Ethics
Gail Geller, ScD, MHS
Director of Education Initiatives; Core Faculty; Professor
Nancy E. Kass, ScD
Deputy Director for Public Health; Phoebe R. Berman Professor of Bioethics and Public Health
Cynda Hylton Rushton, PhD, RN
Anne and George L. Bunting Professor of Clinical Ethics
Jeremy Sugarman, MD, MPH, MA
Deputy Director for Medicine; Harvey M. Meyerhoff Professor of Bioethics and Medicine

Staff Leadership

Andrew Rentschler
Senior Director of External Affairs