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Robert Cook-Deegan

Professor
Faculty, Tempe Campus, Mailcode 5603
Biography

Robert Cook-Deegan is a professor, School for the Future of Innovation in Society, and Consortium for Science, Policy & Outcomes at Arizona State University. He founded and directed Duke’s Center for Genome Ethics, Law & Policy 2002- 2012, and Duke-in-Washington through June 2016.  Before Duke: National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine 1991-2002; National Center for Human Genome Research (NIH) 1989-1990; and congressional Office of Technology Assessment 1982-1988. MD, University of Colorado,1979; and BA in chemistry (magna cum laude), Harvard, 1975.  Author of The Gene Wars: Science, Politics, and the Human Genome and over 250 other publications.

Education

University of Colorado, MD, 1979

BA, chemistry (magna cum laude), Harvard College, 1975

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Research Interests

Science policy, health policy, biomedical research, cancer, intellectual property

Research Group

Center for Better Biomedical Innovation

Publications

see CV

Research Activity

Building the Medical Information Commons, Sept 2015-June 2019

Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
HON 494Special Topics
FIS 494Special Topics
HSD 501Science & Technology Policy
POS 571Science & Technology Policy
HSD 598Special Topics
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
FIS 494Special Topics
HON 494Special Topics
HSD 598Special Topics
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
HSD 501Science & Technology Policy
POS 571Science & Technology Policy
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
HON 494Special Topics
HSD 501Science & Technology Policy
POS 571Science & Technology Policy
HSD 598Special Topics