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)
Paolo is a doctoral candidate in Bioethics and Medical Jurisprudence at the Centre for Social Ethics and Policy and a graduate teaching assistant in the School of Social Sciences, The University of Manchester.
Paolo 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. Alongside his doctoral studies at Manchester, from 2017 to 2020 he was a part-time research assistant within the Neuroscience, Ethics and Society Team led by 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.
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 psychiatry and mental health care.
Research Assistant, Ethox Centre, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of OxfordOct 2020
Research Assistant, Neuroscience, Ethics and Society (NEUROSEC), Department of Psychiatry, University of OxfordJan 2017
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Chief Investigator, ELSI-NAPS research study, Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust2017