Prof. Francis Shen Quoted in the Hartford Courant on Ethical Issues and MRIs

Scan of brain with injury
Friday, December 13, 2019

Professor Francis Shen, JD, PhD, was recently quoted and Professor Susan M. Wolf, JD, was mentioned in the Hartford Courant about the potential ethical implications of data storage, sharing, and privacy in relation to MRI data. The article discusses the potentially groundbreaking impact of the introduction of a portable MRI machine, developed by Jonathan Rothberg of Yale University. Prof. Shen is a Principal Invesitgator and Prof. Wolf is Co-Investigator on a National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering-funded grant to examine the neuroethics of imaging human brain function with minimal mobilty.