Emily Largent, PhD, JD, RN


Assistant Professor, Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine

Emily Largent is  Emanuel and Robert Hart Assistant Professor of Medical Ethics & Health Policy at the Perelman School of Medicine. She also teaches at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Her research examines ethical and regulatory issues arising in human subjects research as well as in Alzheimer’s disease research and care. Emily received her PhD in Health Policy (Ethics) from Harvard and her JD from Harvard Law School. Prior to that, she received her BS in Nursing from the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing and completed a fellowship in the Department of Bioethics at the National Institutes of Health.