ethicist ethicist  /ˈɛ θɪ sɪst/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a philosopher who specializes in ethics

Usage(s):

  • A leading medical ethicist prescribes some unflinching limits on the American life- span.

News

  • Improving Lung Donor Availability and Allocation--Without the Courts

    In the June 25 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine, Scott Halpern, MD, PhD, MBE, medical ethicist and assistant professor of 0, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care, at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, discusses the implications of judicial activism in organ donation and suggests several ways to improve the availability and allocation of ...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Newswise

Quotes

  1. Fred Wilhelms is a Nashville, Tennessee, entertainment lawyer and p2pnet contributor of whom, "If the corporate music industry had any ethics, Wilhelms would be its 'ethicist-in-chief'," wrote CounterPunch's Dave Marsh.
    on Mar 6, 2009 By: Dave Marsh Source: p2pnet.net

  2. "Had he been a Spokesman-Review staff member, he would have faced suspension, at least, for his misstep," said editor Steven A. Smith. "So, we're dropping the column. We'll look elsewhere for a publishable ethicist."
    on Jun 27, 2007 By: Stephen A Smith Source: Accuracy In Media

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