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Hofstra University Bioethics Center

About the Center

The Hofstra Bioethics Center is directed by Professor Janet Dolgin and Dr. Samuel Packer.  The interdisciplinary team of participating faculty includes those from Hofstra’s law, medical and business schools, as well as others from the School of Education, Health and Human Services and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Professor Janet L. Dolgin

Janet Dolgin

Jack and Freda Dicker Distinguished
Professor of Health Care Law
Director, Institute for Health Law and Policy

Professor, Department of Science Education
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Co-Director Hofstra University Bioethics Center

Phone: 516-463-5873
Fax: 516-463-0480

Dr. Samuel Packer

Dr. Samuel Packer

Chair Emeritus Department of Ophthalmology
Professor of Ophthalmology, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Chair, Medical Ethics, Northwell Health
Co-Director, Hofstra University Bioethics Center

Phone. 516-470-5840