Caroline Lumpkins

MBE Student

Caroline Lumpkins is a Master of Bioethics student. In December 2017, she completed her BS in Health Science with a minor in philosophy at Boston University. Her research interests include social justice and access to and equity in healthcare. She strives to recognize the inequality that exists in our healthcare system and help move toward decisions that protect those most in need. She has additional interests in the questions surrounding death, dying, and end-of-life care.

Caroline currently works as the Education Programs Coordinator at the National Organization for Rare Disorders, a patient advocacy non-profit organization committed to improving the lives of those living with rare diseases. In her work, she helps develop educational programs and resources to support rare disease patients, caregivers, and medical professionals.

Research Interests

  • Social justice
  • Access to and equity in healthcare


  • B.S., Health Science with a minor in philosophy, Boston University