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Jon F. Merz

Jon F. Merz is Associate Professor in the Department of Medical Ethics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

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Case Studies of Policy Challenges from New Technologies

In recent years, advances in biological science and technology have outpaced policymakers’ attempts to deal with them. Current Controversies in the Biological Sciences examines the ways in which the federal government uses scientific information in reaching policy decisions, providing case studies of the interactions between science and government on different biomedical, biological, and environmental issues.