Chris Kaposy, Ph.D., is Assistant Professor of Health Care Ethics in the Faculty of Medicine at Memorial University in St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada. He is also a clinical ethicist with his local health ethics service. Dr. Kaposy has research interests in disability rights, reproductive ethics, public health ethics, and health care ethics methodology. He is currently working on a book about ethics and cognitive disability.
Justin B. Biddle, Ph.D., is Assistant Professor in the School of Public Policy at the Georgia Institute of Technology. His primary research interests are in philosophy of science and bioethics, especially concerning the role of values in science and the epistemic significance of the social organization of research. His recent work has focused on the epistemic and ethical implications of current intellectual property and licensing policies in biomedical research and in agricultural biotechnology.
Jill A. Fisher, Ph.D., is Assistant Professor of Social Medicine and core faculty in the Center for Bioethics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is author of Medical Research for Hire: The Political Economy of Pharmaceutical Clinical Trials (2009) and editor of Gender and the Science of Difference: Cultural Politics of Contemporary Science and Medicine (2011).
Lynn A. Jansen, Ph.D., is the Madeline Brill Nelson Chair in Ethics Education and Associate Director of the Center for Ethics in Health Care at Oregon Health and Science University.
Steven Wall, Ph.D., is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Arizona. [End Page vi]