Home | News | Directories | Calendar | Maps | Contact Us | Webmail
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Advanced Search

Dominic A. Sisti, Ph.D.

Dominic A. Sisti, Ph.D.

faculty photo
Assistant Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medical Ethics and Health Policy

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania
Department of Medical Ethics & Health Policy
3401 Market Street, Suite 320
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-4037
Education:
B.S. (Biology)
Villanova University, 1996.
MBE (Bioethics)
University of Pennsylvania, 2000.
Ph.D. (Philosophy)
Michigan State University, 2010.
Permanent link
 
Perelman School of Medicine > Faculty > Search

Description of Research Expertise

Ethical & policy issues in mental health care
Ethics in end of life care
Bioethics education

Selected Publications

Rebecca Johnson, Govind Persad, Dominic Sisti: “The Tarasoff Rule: The Implications of Inter-State Variation & Gaps in Professional Training” Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law 2014 Notes: [in press]

Andrew Siegel, Anna Barnwell, Dominic Sisti: "Assessing Decision-Making Capacity: A Primer for the Development of Hospital Practice Guidelines" Healthcare Ethics Committee Forum (HEC Forum) January 2014 Notes: 10.1007/s10730-014-9234-8.

Dominic Sisti, Arthur Caplan, Hila Rimon-Greenspan: Applied Ethics in Mental Health Care: An Interdisciplinary Reader. The MIT Press. The MIT Press, September 2013.

Dominic A. Sisti, Andrea Segal, Jan Jaeger: "Deceiving without Debriefing: A Pragmatic Overreach?" The American Journal of Bioethics 13(11): 50-52, November 2013.

Johnson, R. Barrett, M., Sisti, D.: "The Ethical Boundaries of Patient and Advocate Influence on the DSM-5" Harvard Review of Psychiatry October 2013 Notes: in press.

Rebecca Johnson & Dominic Sisti: "Paradigms of addiction and evidence for addiction medication" American Journal of Bioethics Neuroscience 4(3): 44-46, July-September 2013.

Dominic A. Sisti & Robert Sadoff: “What We Owe the Psychopath: A Pragmatic Reply” American Journal of Bioethics Neuroscience 4(2): 24-26, April 2013.

Dominic A. Sisti: “Was Kant a Normativist or Naturalist for Mental Illness?” Journal of Ethics in Mental Health 7: 1-7, December 2012.

Cynthia Baum-Baicker, Dominic Sisti: "Clinical Wisdom and Evidence-Based Medicine are (Indeed) Complementary: A Reply to Bursztajn and Colleagues" Journal of Clinical Ethics 23(1): 37-40, Spring 2012.

Michael Young, Dominic Sisti, Hila Rimon-Greenspan, Jason Schwartz, Arthur Caplan: "Immune to Addiction: The Ethical Dimensions of Substance Abuse Vaccines" Nature Immunology 19(6): 521-524, June 2012.

Dominic A. Sisti & Arthur L. Caplan: “Accommodation without Exculpation? The Ethical and Legal Paradoxes of Borderline Personality Disorder.” Journal of Psychiatry & Law 40: 75-92, Spring 2012.

Dominic A. Sisti and Cindy Baum-Baicker: “A Plea for Virtue in Ethics” American Psychologist Page: 325, May-June 2012.

Arthur L. Caplan, James J. McCartney, & Dominic A. Sisti: The Case of Terri Schiavo: Ethics at the End of Life. Prometheus Books. Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books. March 2006 Notes: [Reviewed in JAMA, July 19, 2006; 296: 339 - 340.]

Arthur L. Caplan, James J. McCartney, & Dominic A. Sisti : Health, Disease, & Illness: Concepts in Medicine. Georgetown University Press. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, June 2004 Notes: [Reviewed in JAMA, January 26, 2005; 293: 497 - 498.]

back to top
Last updated: 04/18/2014
The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania