Lance D. Wahlert, Ph.D.

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Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Department: Medical Ethics and Health Policy

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14th Floor, Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-8109
B.A. (History of Medicine and English)
Johns Hopkins University, 1999.
M.A. (Medical History and Poetics)
Johns Hopkins University: The Humanities Center , 1999.
M.Sc. (History of Science, Medicine, & Technology)
Imperial College of Medicine & The Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at University College London, 2001.
Ph.D. (English)
University of Pennsylvania, 2011.
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Selected Publications

McCarthy E, Wahlert L: Equity and Erasure in Ending the HIV Epidemic: Early and Current Representations of the HIV Epidemic in Contrast to COVID-19. AMA Journal of Ethics In Press 2020.

Johnson N, Wahlert L: Urban Bioethics: a Call for Prestige. Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics 28(3): 508-521, July 2019.

Tunstall E, Moore SK, Wahlert L: Intersects in the Age of Queer Bioethics. SQS Journal of Queer Studies Finland 12(1-2): 1-16, 2018.

Wahlert L: “Dr. Henry Anonymous, Homosexuality, and the DSM—A Conversation with Special Guests Playwright Ain Gordon and Penn Bioethics Professor Lance Wahlert. Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane. National Public Radio (NPR), 2018.

Wahlert L, Gill S: Pathological, Disabled, Transgender: The Ethics, History, Laws and Contradictions in Models that Best Serve Transgender Rights. Kennedy Inst Ethics Journal 27(2): 249-66, 2017.

Wahlert L: Mapping Queer Bioethics: Space, Place, and Locality. The Journal of Homosexuality 63(3): 301-5, March 2016.

Wahlert L: "I Caught It At the Movies": Reflections on Medical History, Queer Theory, and the Cinema of Contagion. The Journal of Homosexuality 63(3): 323-8, March 2016.

Wahlert L: Queer Studies and Sexuality Studies. Teaching Health Humanities, 1st edition. University of Michigan press, 2016.

Wahlert L: Mapping The Journal of Homosexuality: Assessing Landmark Issues about LGBT Healthcare on the 40th Anniversary of the Journal. The Journal of Homosexuality 2016.

Wahlert L: Queer Studies and Sexuality Studies. Teaching Health Humanities, 1st edition. Oxford University Press, 2016.

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