Healthcare Ethicist

A social bioethics: implications for healthcare practice and policy

This project seeks to promote a new working relationship between the social sciences and bioethical normative theory. To do so, I am developing a framework that highlights the role of social structures in the emergence of moral problems in medical services. 

Upcoming publications

Dougherty, R. J. & Fins, J. (Under preparation). Social bioethics: A conceptual framework on the social nature of medical moral problems.