Research Fellow in Global Health and Social Medicine (EXT)
Sebastian Porsdam Mann received his PhD at the University of Cambridge. He recieveda BA in philosophy, psychology, and neuroscience from Gonville & Caius College, University of Cambridge. Sebastian is interestedin the ethicsl issues surrounding human enhancement, research ethics, and the facilitation of biomedical sciences. He was a Cambridge Overseas Trust Scholar and a Global Ethics Fellow for the Future at the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs.
Jonathan Marron, MD, MPH, is an instructor in pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and a junior faculty member in pediatric hematology/oncology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children’s Hospital. He received his MD at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, and his MPH from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. He served on ethics committees at Stanford University Hospital and the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. Jonathan and has taken an active role with the Boston Children’s Hospital Ethics Advisory Committee and Office of Ethics.
Laura Specker Sullivan received a PhD in Philosophy and a graduate certificate in Japanese Studies from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 2015. Her dissertation focused on cross-cultural bioethics and informed consent in Japan and her research was funded by the Crown Prince Akihito Scholarship Foundation. From 2015-17 she was a joint postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering, University of Washington and at the National Core for Neuroethics, University of British Columbia.