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Sophie Gibert, BA

Sophie Gibert, BA

Sophie Gibert is a second-year post-baccalaureate fellow in the Department of Bioethics. She graduated from Wellesley College in 2016 as a double major in Philosophy and an independent major in Biology and Society. Her undergraduate research focused on the impact of calorie labeling regulations and the ethics of using libertarian paternalistic or "nudge" policies for the prevention of obesity. During the fellowship, she has explored topics in clinical and public health ethics, especially those related to agency, motivation, and moral responsibility. Her current projects concern the ethics of manipulation and the role of apologies in institutional responses to medical error.

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