Bioethics has made remarkable progress as a scholarly and applied field. A mere fledgling in the 1960s, it is now firmly established in hospitals, medical schools, and government agencies and boasts a number of professional associations and a handsome collection of journals.
Sonali S. Parnami, M.P.H., is a Research Associate at the Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Katherine Y. Lin, M.A., is a Ph.D. candidate in the Sociology Department at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Kathryn Bondy Fessler, M.D., Ph.D., is a pediatrician and sociologist currently working with the Institute for Research on Women and Gender at the University of Michigan.
Erica Blom is a joint Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Sociology and Gerald R. Ford School at the University of Michigan.
Matthew Sullivan, B.A., is working on a Ph.D. in sociology at the University of Michigan, studying conceptions of medical risk.
Raymond G. De Vries, Ph.D., is a professor at the Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan, and the School for Public Health and Primary Care (CAPHRI), University of Maastricht (Netherlands).