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Nita Farahany
Duke University
Professor of Law & Philosophy, Professor of Genome Sciences & Policy

Dr. Farahany is a leading scholar on the ethical, legal, and social implications of biosciences and emerging technologies, particularly those related to neuroscience and behavioral genetics. Farahany, a 2004 Duke Law graduate, who also received her MA and PhD in philosophy from Duke University and ALM in Biology from Harvard University, serves as the chair of the Criminal Justice Section of the American Association of Law Schools, a board member of the International Neuroethics Society, a founder and co-editor-in-chief of the Journal of Law and Biosciences, and a member of the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues.

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