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Medical ethicist

Lisa Suzanne Parker, American medical ethicist. Recipient Nellie Westerman prize in ethics American Federation Clinical Research, 1990; Mellon fellow in the humanities Woodrow Wilson Foundation, 1984-1990, Claude R. Lambe fellow Institute Humane Studies, 1984-1990.


Parker, Lisa Suzanne was born on September 22, 1962 in South Bend, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Robert M. and Suzanne G. (Smith) Parker.


Bachelor, Hillsdale College, 1984. Master of Arts, University Pittsburgh, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pittsburgh, 1990.


Assistant professor department philosophy University Tennessee, Knoxville, 1990-1991. Assistant professor human genetics/history and philosophy of science University Pittsburgh, since 1991. Visiting assistant professor department medicine University Pittsburgh, 1990.

Clinical ethics consultant Westmoreland Hospital, Greensburg, Pennsylvania, 1989-1990, University Tennessee, Knoxville, 1990-1991, University Pittsburgh, since 1991.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Chairman bioethics committee American Civil Liberties Union, Pittsburgh, since 1991. Member American Philosophical Association, Association Practical and Professional Ethics, Society Health and Human Values, American Association Bioethics (founding member 1992), Sigma Xi (associate).


Robert M. Parker

Suzanne G. (Smith) Parker