Mr Paolo Corsico

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PhD student Bioethics and Medical Jurisprudence, Centre for Social Ethics and Policy, School of Social Sciences (Law).

Graduate Teaching Assistant, School of Social Sciences (Law and Philosophy)

Research Assistant, Neuroscience, Ethics and Society (NEUROSEC), Department of Psychiatry, University of  Oxford.

 

Biography

Paolo Corsico is a doctoral candidate in Bioethics and Medical Jurisprudence at the Centre for Social Ethics & Policy, School of Social Sciences, The University of Manchester. He holds an Erasmus Mundus MSc in Bioethics from KU Leuven, RU Nijmegen, and University of Padua and an MA in Philosophy and Bioethics from UCSC Milan.

Paolo is also a part-time research assistant within the Neuroscience, Ethics and Society Team led by prof Ilina Singh at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford. From 2015 to 2016 he worked as a full-time research assistant on the Psychosis: EIE (Early Intervention Ethics in Psychosis) study held at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford and funded by the Wellcome Trust. From 2010 to 2014, he worked as a junior researcher at the Centre of Bioethics, UCSC Milan on two interdisciplinary research projects in health care ethics and regulation co-funded by the Italian Government.

His research interests lie at the intersection of medical ethics, mental health, and technological innovation. He investigates the ethical, legal, and societal challenges that arise from the translation of medical technologies into psychiatry, from the design and delivery of mental health services, as well as moral dilemmas arising in psychiatric practice and mental health care.

External positions

Chief Investigator, ELSI-NAPS research study, Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

1 Sep 2017 → …

Research Assistant, Neuroscience, Ethics and Society Team (NEUROSEC), Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford

1 Jan 2017 → …

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