Craig Klugman, Ph.D. is Vincent De Paul Professor of Bioethics and Health Humanities at DePaul University where he co-directs the Bioethics & Society minor program. Dr. Klugman also serves on the ethics committee at Northwestern University Hospital, is co-founder of the Health Humanities Consortium, and is a voting member of the National Biodefense Science Board. He is the author of over 650 articles, book chapters, OpEds, and blog posts on such topics as public health ethics, bioethics, digital medicine, crisis and disaster ethics, professionalism, end-of-life issues, education, health/medical humanities, ethics of execution, and health policy. Dr. Klugman is the editor of several books including Research Methods in the Health Humanities (Oxford 2019), Medical Ethics (Gale Cengage 2016), and Ethical Issues in Rural Health (Hopkins 2013; 2008). He is the executive producer of the award winning film Advance Directives and has developed programs for using art and improvisational theater to teach health students. He frequently gives talks to universities, medical and nursing groups, companies, and community organizations as well as consults with hospitals, pharmaceutical and tech companies. Dr. Klugman has been interviewed for The New York Times, LA Times, ABC News, CBS News, HBO Vice, NPR, New Republic, National Geographic, Men’s Health, The Daily Beast, Sinclair Broadcasting and Scripps News Service. Besides numerous academic journals, his writing has appeared in Pacific Standard Magazine, Huffington Post, Chicago Tribune, Medium, US News & World Report, Cato Unbound, The Hill, San Francisco Chronicle and the Houston Chronicle.
- Klugman CM & Gerke S (2022). Rise of the Bioethics AI: Curse or Blessing. [commentary] American Journal of Bioethics 22 (7): 35-37. doi.org/10.1080/15265161.2022.2075056.
- Klugman C (2022). Medicine on the big and small screen: The God Committee [review]. Pharos 85(2): 39.
- Klugman CM (2022, May 27). Treating Gun Violence as a Public Health Threat: Not Exactly What We Meant. The Hastings Center Forum
- Klugman CM (2022). Establishing and Practicing Ethical Standards: Both a Personal and Professional Responsibility. In Klinedinst, JA (ed). The Handbook of Continuing Professional Development for the Health Informatics Professional (pp. 343-350). Boca Raton, FL: Productivity Press. doi: 10.4324/9780429398377
- Klugman CM (2021 Winter). Bring Out Your [Sort of, Mostly, All] Dead: Should Those Dead by Neurological Criteria Be Research Subjects? Journal of Clinical Ethics 32 (4): 343-348. 10.1212/WNL.0000000000000883
- Klugman CM (2021, December 15). COVID-19 passports have worked for other countries. Maybe the US needs them. Chicago Tribune.
- Perna, Gabriel (2022, June 7). In the digital health gold rush, can investors hold their portfolio companies accountable? Digital Health Business & Technology. “As emerging tech becomes more ingrained, regulations and guardrails are needed, said Craig Klugman, professor of bioethics and health humanities at DePaul University in Chicago.”
- Kusterbeck, Stacey (2022, May). Use Caution if Machine Learning Models Are Used to Predict Mortality. Medical Ethics Advisor 38(50): 72-74.
- Perna, Gabriel (2022, April 11). Chatbot Technology Still Has a Long Way to Go in Healthcare. Modern Healthcare.
- Chan, Melissa, (2022, March 7). How Their Son’s Death Drove HIs Parents to Find An Alternative to Tradition. Time Magazine.
- Biscaldi, Lauren (2022, March 1). Smart Therapeutics Create Ethical Conundrums. DrugTopics.
- Chan, Melissa (2022, February 23). These Classes are Near-Death Experiences, and That’s a Good Thing. Time Magazine.
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