Professor Bobbie FarsidesBrighton and Sussex Medical School and University of Sussex
Bobbie Farsides is Professor of Clinical and Biomedical Ethics at Brighton and Sussex Medical School.
She has been researching and teaching in the field of bioethics for over twenty years, and her research focuses on the experience of health care professionals and scientists operating in ethically contested fields of biomedicine. Bobbie also has a strong commitment to public policy work and serves on a number of committees including the UK Donation Ethics Committee. Research ethics has been a constant interest throughout her career including practically focused work in the developing world context. She recently chaired the Nuffield Council on Bioethics working party on Children’s Participation in research and she chairs the Wellcome Trust’s Ethics and Society Interview panel.