Speaker Details

Matthew DeCamp MD, PhD

Matthew DeCamp, MD, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Center for Bioethics and Humanities and Division of General Internal Medicine. A practicing internist, health services researcher and philosopher, Dr. DeCamp employs both empirical and conceptual methods to identify and solve cutting edge problems at the interface of health care, policy and bioethics. Special emphases of his research include engaging patients in health care organizational decision-making, ethical issues in the use of artificial intelligence, and global health. He co-led the development of one of the most widely used ethics curricula on short-term global health training, http://ethicsandglobalhealth.org. With funding from the Greenwall Foundation, he has been Co-Principal Investigator on a project examining ethical challenges in the mass drug administration of antibiotics globally. Dr. DeCamp is an award-winning teacher and mentor, and has more than a decade of service on Institutional Review Boards.