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Jeffrey Kahn, PhD, MPH
Andreas C. Dracopoulos Director; Core Faculty; 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; Core Faculty; 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; Core Faculty; Phoebe R. Berman Professor of Bioethics and Public Health
Cynda Hylton Rushton, PhD, RN
Core Faculty; Anne and George L. Bunting Professor of Clinical Ethics
Jeremy Sugarman, MD, MPH, MA
Deputy Director for Medicine; Core Faculty; Harvey M. Meyerhoff Professor of Bioethics and Medicine

Staff Leadership

Julia Chill
Director of Finance & Administration
Andrew Rentschler
Senior Director of External Affairs