BS (2005), Carnegie Mellon University, Ethics, History & Public Policy
MPH with Certificate in Risk Sciences (2009), Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Emily’s research focuses on issues at the intersection of public and environmental health policy, research methodology, causal inference, and philosophy of science. Her dissertation, under the direction of Tom Beauchamp, articulates and defends uncertainty as a requirement of justified environmental health research.
Emily has served as a consultant to two IOM Committees: Ethical and Scientific Issues in Studying the Safety of Approved Drugs and Food Marketing and the Diets of Children and Youth. She has also worked for the Department of Clinical Trials and Biometry at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and the Department of Bioethics at the NIH. Currently, Emily is the Managing Editor for AJOB-Primary Research.
Emily's extracurricular pursuits include intermittent attempts to drink coffee; staving off apoplexy induced by bad epidemiological and statistical practices; and volunteering with a local feline rescue organization and supporting evidence-based cat policy.
- Professor Henry Richardson elected to lead HDCA
- Professor Nancy Sherman participates in Religion & Ethics Newsweekly's Discussion
- Professor Henninger's translation of Amerini's "Aquinas" Released
- Professor Nancy Sherman Receives 2013 Guggenheim Fellowship
- Georgetown Graduate Matthew Rellihan Receives Tenure at Seattle University
- Mar 21, All day: Graduate Admissions Open House
- Mar 28, 3pm-5pm: Lecture Series: Mary Domski
- Apr 25, All day: Symposium: Toward a Constructive Ethical Pragmatism