Ishan Dasgupta

Postdoctoral Scholar

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385 Savery Hall


JD, University of Maryland
MPH, Johns Hopkins University
Curriculum Vitae (140.01 KB)

Ishan Dasgupta is a postdoctoral scholar in the Department of Philosophy and the Center of Neurotechnology. A lawyer by training, Ishan examines ethical issues related to emerging technologies by utilizing qualitative methodology and policy analysis. His past work has focused on patient attitudes towards induced pluripotent stem cells, inclusion of pregnant women in biomedical research, and the use of tissue samples in genetics research. At UW, Ishan will focus on both conceptual and empirical research around the development and use of implantable neural devices like deep brain stimulators and brain computer interfaces.