Joffe, Steven – MD, MPH

Joffe, Steven – MD, MPH
Name: Joffe, Steven – MD, MPH
Credentials: MD, MPH
Role:

Executive Committee, Regulation & Ethics Core

Primary title: Founders Professor of Medical Ethics & Health Policy
Primary Institution: University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Complete Titles:

Founders Professor of Medical Ethics & Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Professor of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

Bio: Steven Joffe, MD, MPH, is the founders professor of medical ethics and health policy at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. He serves as Chief of the Division of Medical Ethics and directs its postdoctoral fellowships in biomedical ethics. He is also professor of pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). He attended Harvard College, received his medical degree from the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF), and received his public health degree from UC Berkeley. Dr. Joffe trained in pediatrics at UCSF and undertook fellowship training in pediatric hematology/oncology at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Boston Children’s Hospital. His research focuses on ethical and regulatory challenges in biomedical research and in learning healthcare systems and on the ethical implications of genomics in research and care.
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