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Nita Farahany

Robinson O. Everett Professor Of Law & Philosophy, Director, Duke Initiative For Science And Society
Duke University

Nita A. Farahany is the Robinson O. Everett Professor of Law & Philosophy, Founding Director of Duke Science & Society, and author of The Battle for Your Brain. Farahany is a renowned futurist and tech ethicist, a frequent commentator for national media, and speaker for events including TED, the Aspen Ideas Festival, the World Economic Forum, and judicial conferences worldwide. From 2010-2017, she was a Commissioner on the U.S. Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues. She is an elected member of the American Law Institute, Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and on the Board of Advisors for Scientific American. Farahany holds an AB from Dartmouth College, an ALM from Harvard University, and a JD, MA, and Ph.D. from Duke University.

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