Robert John Levine, MD

Professor Emeritus of Medicine; Chair: Executive Committee, Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics; Director, Law, Policy and Ethics Core, Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS, School of Public Health.

Research Interests

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome; Bioethics; Ethics, Medical; Humanities; Informed Consent; Ethics, Research; Research Subjects; Informed Consent By Minors

Public Health Interests

Bioethics; HIV/AIDS

Research Organizations

Internal Medicine

Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

In the last 35 years, most of Dr. Levine's research, teaching and publications have been in the field of medical ethics with particular concentration on the ethics of research involving human subjects.

Specialized Terms: Medical ethics; Human subject research ethics; International research; Research involving children and adolescents; Informed consent; Institutional review boards; Regulations for the protection of human subjects; Doctor/patient relationship

Extensive Research Description

  • General topics in the field of research ethics.
  • Research involving children and adolescents as subjects.
  • Dysfunctional regulation of research involving human subjects.
  • Research involving pregnant women as subjects.
  • The social context of research involving human subjects.

Selected Publications

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Contact Info

Robert John Levine, MD
Office Location
Center for Bioethics238 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT 06511
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Mailing Address
Center for BioethicsPO Box 208293
238 Prospect St.

New Haven, CT 06520-8293

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