We’re pleased to introduce and welcome Nikola Biller-Adorno to our blogging community as an occasional contributor.
Nikola directs the Institute of Biomedical Ethics at the University of Zurich, Switzerland. She has been deputy editor of the Journal of Medical Ethics, and is the immediate past-president of the International Association of Bioethics. Currently, she is spending a year at Harvard and the New England Journal of Medicine as a Commonwealth Fund/Careum Foundation sponsored Harkness Fellow, exploring ethical and policy issues of health care reform.
Some of Nikola’s representative works include:
- IAB presidential address: bioethics in a globalized world: creating space for flourishing human relationships
- Voluntariness in living-related organ donation
- “Gratuities” for donated organs: ethically indefensible