Emily A Largent JD, PhD, RN

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Emanuel and Robert Hart Assistant Professor in Bioethics
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medical Ethics and Health Policy

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1403 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
BS
Georgetown University, 2004.
BS (Nursing)
University of Pennsylvania, 2006.
JD
Harvard Law School, 2016.
PhD
Harvard University, 2016.
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Selected Publications

Persad G, Largent EA: COVID-19 Vaccine Refusal and Fair Allocation of Scarce Medical Resources. JAMA Health Forum 3(4): e220356, April 2022 Notes: Peer reviewed Viewpoint.

Persad G, Burgart A, Largent E: Why the FDA Was Wrong to Delay Authorization of Vaccines for Kids Under 5. The Washington Post February 2022 Notes: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2022/02/17/why-fda-was-wrong-delay-authorization-vaccines-kids-under-5/

Persad G, Largent EA: In the line for scarce covid treatments, immunocompromised Americans should go before the unvaccinated. The Washington Post January 2022 Notes: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2022/01/26/line-scarce-covid-treatments-immunocompromised-americans-should-go-before-unvaccinated/

Largent EA, Bradbury A: Bringing Alzheimer Disease Testing and Results Disclosure into the 21st Century Cures Act. JAMA Neurology January 2022 Notes: Peer-reviewed

Stites SD, Gill J, Largent EA, Harkins K, Sankar P, Krieger A, Karlawish J: The relative contributions of biomarkers, disease modifying treatment and dementia severity to Alzheimer’s stigma: A vignette-based experiment. Social Science & Medicine 2022.

Largent EA, Eriksen W, Barg FK, Greysen SR, Halpern SD: Participants’ Perspectives on Incentives for Research Participation: A Qualitative Study. Ethics & Human Research In Press 2022.

Largent EA, Peterson A, Karlawish J, Lynch HF: Aspiring to Reasonableness in Accelerated Approval: Anticipating and Avoiding the Next Aducanumab. Drugs & Aging In Press 2022.

Stites SD, Largent EA, Gill J, Gurian A, Harkins K, Karlawish J: Predictors of Who Serves as an Alzheimer’s Disease Research Participant’s Study Partner and The Impact of Their Relationship on Study Partners’ Reports on Participants. Research on Aging Online First 2022 Notes: doi:10.1177/01640275221075739

Erickson E, Clark L, Ketchum F, Chin N, Gleason C, Largent EA: Implications of Preclinical Alzheimer’s Biomarker Disclosure for U.S. Policy and Society. Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment, & Disease Monitoring In Press 2022.

Largent EA, Grill JD: Institutional Review Boards and Oversight of Alzheimer’s Disease Trials. Alzheimer’s Disease Drug Development: A Research and Development Ecosystem. Cambridge University Press, 2022.

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