Stanford Experts

David Magnus

Title:
Thomas A. Raffin Professor in Medicine and Biomedical Ethics

Email:
dmagnus@stanford.edu

Phone:
(650) 723-5760

Website:
https://profiles.stanford.edu/david-magnus

Description

David Magnus studies issues related to genetic testing, genetically engineered organisms and the history of eugenics, as well as stem cell research and cloning and egg procurement.  His research also examines ethical issues in reproductive technologies, organ transplantation, including donation after cardiac death and the ethics of listing decisions. He also studies end-of-life issues in both adults and children.