Fabrice Jotterand

Fabrice Jotterand, PhD

Fabrice Jotterand, PhD, MA, is Associate Professor and Director of the Graduate Program in Bioethics at the Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA, and Senior Researcher at the Institute for Biomedical Ethics, University of Basel, Switzerland. His scholarship and research interests focus on issues including moral enhancement, neurotechnologies and human identity, the use of neurotechnologies in psychiatry, medical professionalism, and moral and political philosophy. He has edited four books: The Philosophy of Medicine Reborn: A Pellegrino Reader with H.T. Engelhardt (University of Notre Dame Press, 2008); Emerging Conceptual, Ethical, and Policy Issues in Bionanotechnology (Springer, 2008); The Development of Bioethics in the United States with J.R. Garrett and D.C. Ralston (Springer, 2013), and his most recent volume Cognitive Enhancement: Ethical and Policy Implications in International Perspectives with Veljko Dubljevic (Oxford University Press, 2016).

His present scholarly project is a book that focuses on an examination of the ethical, clinical, and policy implications of the use of neurotechnologies for the detection, treatment, and prevention of personality disorders.

Professor Jotterand is a member of the International Neuroethics Society’s Nominating Committee and used to be a member of the American Philosophical Association’s Committee on Philosophy and Medicine. He also serves on the Editorial Advisory Boards of The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy and Christian Bioethics, on the Editorial Board of Nanoethics, and is an Associate Editor for Archives of Public Health.

Updated August 2016