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Fellow in Bioethics

Camila Gabriel, MSc, MS, is a genetic counselor and research fellow at Dana Faber Cancer Institute. She received her BSc and MSc in Fetal Medicine and Prenatal Genetics at University College London and her MS in Genetic Counseling at Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona. She recently moved from her position at Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital, London, to Boston for a research fellowship in population genetics. She is interested in the bioethics of genetic discrimination and of women’s health.

Javad T. Hashmi, MD
Research Fellow in Global Health and Social Medicine (EXT)

Javad Hashmi, MD is an attending physician in the Emergency Department at Athol Memorial Hospital, a critical access hospital in an underserved region of Massachusetts. He is pursuing a master's degree in theological studies at Harvard University. As a Fellow of Medical Ethics at Harvard Medical School, Dr. Hashmi is interested in the intersection between ethics, theology, and human rights. He is specifically interested in Islamic bioethics and believes Muslim physicians like himself must play a role in advocating for human and women's rights in the Islamic world.

Fellow in Bioethics

Marta Herschkopf, MD, MSt is a psychiatrist on the consultation service at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and an instructor at Harvard Medical School. She earned a master’s degree in Theology from Oxford and completed her medical training at Harvard Medical School and New York University. She is interested in ethical issues regarding medical decision-making capacity and personality disorders. Marta has also published and lectured widely on the interplay of psychiatry/medicine and spirituality.

Research Fellow in Global Health and Social Medicine (EXT)

Fariba Houman, PHD, CIP currently serves as the Director of the Human Research Protections Program at Massachusetts Eye and Ear and Schepens Eye Research Institute. She is responsible for operations oversight, quality assurance, and regulatory compliance of their biomedical IRB. Dr. Houman received a Ph.D. in microbiology and molecular biology from Tufts Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences.

Fellow in Bioethics

Robin M. Jones, MD is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School and a Staff Neurologist at Mass General Hospital. She received a BA in Philosophy from Yale, a MD from the University of Connecticut and trained in Neurology at MGH. She is interested in the issue of informed consent and assent in pediatrics as well as  questions about advanced directives in the pediatric population. Robin is a recipient of the American Brain Tumor Association Research Fellowship.

Deborah Knudson González, MD is an Instructor in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and is the Clinical Director of Women’s Mental Health at the Fish Center for Women’s Health at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She is also the Associate Director of the WMH Fellowship Program at BWH. She completed her medical degree and residency training at the University of Puerto Rico, School of Medicine and completed a fellowship in Forensic Psychiatry at Yale University and a fellowship in Women’s Mental Health at Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School.

Carmen Langer

Carmen Langer, MD is a primary care physician from Germany. She studied at Witten/Herdecke University and was trained in internal medicine in a hospital setting and then completed her residency in a private primary care practice. During her more recent years of working in private practice, Dr. Langer’s long-term interest in end-of-life medical ethics greatly increased. At the same time, she realized that there is hardly any ethical support for private practice physicians available. For this reason, she is focused on establishing these ethical support services.

Fellow in Bioethics

Angela Marsiglio, MBBS, BMedSci, MBioethics, FANZCA, is an attending anesthesiologist at Boston Children's Hospital. She completed a master of bioethics at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, and recently completed a pediatric anesthesia fellowship at Boston Children’s. Angela’s main interest is the health and well-being of medical trainees. She is currently conducting a systematic review in this area.

Fellow in Bioethics

John Mayer, MD, received his MD from Yale Medical School, and trained in general and cardiothoracic surgery at the University of Minnesota. He is a professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School and the first Tommy Kaplan Chair in Cardiovascular Studies at Boston Children’s Hospital. He is interested health policy and has served as a Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) representative to the AMA Relative Value Update Committee and the STS Health Policy Workforce.

Research Fellow in Global Health and Social Medicine (EXT)

Mary McDonough, JD, PHD a former Legal Services health care attorney and state legislator, has a law degree; a MA in Catholic theology, with a specialization in moral theology; and, a PhD in ethics and social theory with a specialization in bioethics. She has taught ethics and has been a visiting scholar at The Hastings Center. She writes extensively on health care policy focusing on issues of social justice and is the author of “Can a Health Care Market Be Moral?