Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Institute for the Transformation of Medical Education
Fabrice Jotterand_Academic Profile

Fabrice Jotterand, PhD, MA

Director, P-METaL Lab; Member, Cross Pillar, Kern Institute


  • Kern Institute
    8701 Watertown Plank Rd., Suite M1990
    Milwaukee, WI 53226

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Academic Appointments/Other Titles

  • Professor, Bioethics

Dr. Jotterand’s scholarship and research interests focus on issues including neuroethics, ethical issues in psychiatry and mental health, medical professionalism, and the philosophy of medicine. At the Kern Institute, his work examines the importance of character formation in the moral development of future physicians as well as how the philosophy of medicine contributes to medical professionalism.

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Research Experience

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Health Care
  • Assistive Neurotechnologies
  • Bioethics and Moral/Political Philosophy
  • Biopolitics
  • Clinical Ethics
  • Cognitive Enhancement
  • Emerging biotechnologies
  • End of Life
  • Ethical Issues in Psychiatry and Mental Health
  • Human Enhancement
  • Justice and Health Care

Leadership Positions

  • Co-editor, Advances in Neuroethics (Springer) book series
  • Director, Graduate Program in Bioethics
  • Director, Philosophies of Medical Education Transformation Laboratory (P-METaL), Kern Institute