Curriculum Vitae [PDF]
M.A., University of Minnesota
J.D., Northwestern University School of Law
A.B., Princeton University
The intersection of health care, law, and ethics, with a particular focus on how the increasing commercialization of medical care is reshaping our understandings of disease and disability, informed consent and personal responsibility, and the role of government in regulating medical care.
The following may be selected publications rather than a comprehensive list.
Physician as Double Agent — Conflicting Duties Arising from Employer-Sponsored Wellness Programs, 379 N. Eng. J. Med. 1297 (2018).
Avoiding Exploitation in Phase I Clinical Trials, (2017).
Involuntarily Committed Patients as Prisoners, 51 U. Rich. L. Rev. (2017).
Restrict the Recruitment of Involuntarily Committed Patients for Psychiatric Research, 73(4) JAMA Psych. 317 (2016).
Regulating Identity: Medical Regulation as Social Control, 2016 B.Y.U. L. Rev. 501 (2016).
Curing the Disobedient Patient: Medication Adherence Programs as Pharmaceutical Marketing Tools, (with Carl Elliot) 42 Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 492 (2014).
Health Care Reform, Wellness Programs and the Erosion of Informed Consent, 101 Ky. L.J. 435 (2013).
Cognitive Enhancements and the Values of Higher Education, 20 Health Care Analysis 347 (2012).
Racist Appearance Standards and the Enhancements that Love Them: Norman Daniels and Skin-Lightening Cosmetics, 25 Bioethics 185 (2011).
The Rise and Impending Fall of Diagnosis as a Marker of Difference, 13 Virtual Mentor: AMA J. Ethics 896 (2011).
Don't Treat Brain Boosting Like Athletic Doping, Chron. High. Educ. (February 27, 2011).