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Seema Kirti Shah, JD

Seema Kirti Shah, JD

Bioethics

Academic Title: Associate Professor, Division of Bioethics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    Special Recognition for Exceptional Service National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases 2016
    Clinical Center Directors Award for Teaching and Training National Institutes of Health 2013
    Mark S. Ehrenreich Prize in Healthcare Ethics Research, Finalist 2012
    • S.K. Shah
      When to start paediatric testing of the adult HIV cure research agenda?
      27259546 Journal of Medical Ethics , 2016 June 3
      http://jme.bmj.com/content/early/2016/06/03/medethics-2015-103116
    • S.K. Shah, B.S. Wilfond
      The role of community engagement in novel HIV research in infants.
      27157353 Perspectives in Biology and Medicine , 2016 : 58(3)344-347
      https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27157353
    • Shah SK, Wilfond BS
      HIV remission in neonates: Ethical and human rights considerations.
      27157352 Perspectives in Biology and Medicine , 2016 : 58(3)341-343
    • Shah SK, Wilfond BS.
      The role of community engagement in novel HIV research in infants.
      27157353 Perspectives in Biology and Medicine , 2016 : 58(3)344-347
    • S.K. Shah, K. Kasper, F.G.Miller
      A narrative review of the empirical evidence on public attitudes on brain death and vital organ transplantation: The need for better data to inform policy
      24769621 Journal of Medical Ethics , 2015 : 41(4)291-296
      http://jme.bmj.com/content/41/4/291
    • S.K. Shah, D.S. Wendler, M. Danis
      Examining the ethics of clinical use of unproven interventions outside of clinical trials during the Ebola epidemic.
      25856592 American Journal of Bioethics , 2015 : 15(4)11
      http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/15265161.2015.1010996
    • D.S. Wendler, S.K. Shah
      , Involving Communities in Deciding What Benefits They Receive in Multinational Research
      26224724 Journal of Medicine and Philosophy , 2015 : 40(5)584-600
      http://jmp.oxfordjournals.org/content/40/5/584
    • S.K. Shah
      Piercing the Veil: The Limits of Brain Death as a Legal Fiction
      University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform , 2015 : 48(2)301-346
  • Presentations Title Event Location Date
    The Ethics of Challenge Studies National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Summer Retreat Bethesda, MD 2015
    Brain Death and the Limits of Legal Fictions ASLME Health Law Professors Conference UC Hastings College of Law, San Francisco, CA 2015

Overview

Medical/Professional School

Stanford University , Stanford

Fellowship

NIH-NICHD, Bethesda

Research Description

Ethics and regulation of research, particularly global health and pediatric research

Research Focus Area

Bioethics