Anna M Wexler, PhD

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

Contact information
Medical Ethics and Health Policy
14th Floor Blockley Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
BS
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2007.
PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2017.
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Selected Publications

Wexler A, Reiner P: Oversight of Direct-to-Consumer Neurotechnologies. Science 363: 234-235, 2019.

Wexler A, Thibault R: Mind-reading or misleading? Assessing direct-to-consumer electroencephalography (EEG) devices marketed for wellness and their ethical and regulatory implications. Journal of Cognitive Enhancement In Press 2019.

Kuersten A, Wexler A: Brain Modulation and Patent Law. Nature Biotechnology 37(1): 18-19, 2019.

Green CS, Bavelier D, Kramer AF, Vinogradov S, Ansorge U, Ball KK, Bingel U, Chein JM, Colzato LS, Edwards JD, Facoetti A, Gazzaley A, Gathercole SE, Ghisletta P, Gori S, Granic I, Hillman CH, Hommel B, Jaeggi S, Kanske P, Karbach J, Kingstone A, Kliegel M, Klinberg T, Kuhn S, Levi D, Mayer R, McLaughlin A, McNamara D, Morris M, Nahum M, Newcombe N, Panizzutti R, Prakash R, Rizzo A, Schubert T, Seitz A, Short S, Singh I, Slotta J, Strobach T, Thomas M, Tipton E, Tong X, Vlach H, Wetherell J, Wexler A, Witt CM: Improving Methodological Standards in Behavioral Interventions for Cognitive Enhancement. Journal of Cognitive Enhancement (Epub ahead of Print) 2019.

Wexler A: The New Face of Medical Advice: the Online Pregnancy Forum—Washington Post, July 10, 2018. Washington Post Jul 2018.

Wexler A: Stimulate Your Brain? Brain Inspired (Podcast) 2018 Notes: https://braininspired.co/podcast/20/

Wexler A: Who uses direct-to-consumer brain stimulation products, and why? A study of home users of tDCS devices. Journal of Cognitive Enhancement 2(1): 114-134, 2018.

Wexler A: Mind-reading or misleading? Assessing direct-to-consumer electroencephalography (EEG) devices marketed for wellness and their ethical and regulatory implications (Oral Presentation). International Neuroethics Society Annual Conference, San Diego, CA 2018.

Wexler A, Reiner P: Home Use of the tDCS: From Do-It-Yourself to Direct-to-Consumer. Routledge Handbook of Neuroethics. Johnson LSM, Rommelfanger KS (eds.). Page: 271-284, 2017.

Wexler A: The Medical Battery In The United States (1870-1920): Electrotherapy at Home and in the Clinic. Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences 72(2): 166-192, 2017.

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