Bioethics and the philosophy of neuroscience
Andrew Peterson is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy and Research Fellow at the Institute for Philosophy and Public Policy. His research centers on bioethics and the philosophy of neuroscience, with specialization in the ethical treatment of individuals with disorders of consciousness. Andrew's research is situated in an international collaborative research program entitled, "The Ethics of Neuroimaging After Serious Brain Injury" funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. Andrew was previously a Vanier Canada Graduate Scholar at the Rotman Institute of Philosophy and the Brain and Mind Institute at the University of Western Ontario, Canada.