September 24, 2007
The Center welcomes Health Law Faculty Fellow Roberta M. Berry. Roberta Berry is Associate Professor of Public Policy at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Professor Berry is author of The Ethics of Genetic Engineering (Routledge 2007) and co-editor of A Health Law Reader (Carolina Academic Press 1999) and has published numerous articles and book chapters on legal, ethical, and policy issues in biotechnological innovation, bioscience and biomedical research, and health care. Professor Berry serves on the editorial board of HealthCare Ethics Committee Forum. She has won three awards from her home institution (Georgia Tech): Outstanding Faculty Member (Student Government Association 2001); Ivan Allen Jr. Faculty Legacy Award (Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts 2004) and Class of 1940 W. Howard Ector Outstanding Teacher Award (Georgia Tech 2005). Professor Berry teaches courses on biotechnology law, policy, and ethics. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame; J.D. from the University of Wisconsin; and B.A. from Swarthmore College.