Profile

Jeffrey Kahn, PhD, MPH

Levi Professor of Bioethics and Public Policy

Bio

Jeffrey Kahn is the Robert Henry Levi and Ryda Hecht Levi Professor of Bioethics and Public Policy in the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics. He is also Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management in the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health.  His research interests include the ethics of research, ethics and public health, and ethics and emerging biomedical technologies; he speaks widely both in the U.S. and abroad, and has published four books and over 125 articles in the bioethics and medical literature.  He is an elected Fellow of the Hastings Center, and has chaired or served on committees and panels for the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control, and the Institute of Medicine.

Courses

Playspace -- JohnsHopkinsBermanInstitute

Guinea Pigs, Heroes & Desperate Patients: The History & Ethics of Human Research