Drs. Largent and Reese are two of 12 new fellows named by the center. Hastings Center fellows are recognized for their work, which has informed scholarship and public understanding of complex ethical issues in health.
Dr. Largent is the Emanuel and Robert Hart Assistant Professor of Medical Ethics & Health Policy at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine, and her work is focused on ethical and regulatory issues arising in human subjects research, with a focus on Alzheimer’s disease research.
Dr. Reese is professor of medicine at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine, as well as a transplant nephrologist, bioethicist, clinical trialist, and an advocate for equitable health care. He is a leader in research on transplantation, in empirical and conceptual work on the applied ethics of transplantation, and in mentoring trainees and junior faculty working on the ethical dimensions of transplantation.