Dr. Feinsinger is bioethics faculty in the David Geffen School of Medicine and the Department of Philosophy at UCLA. Her interests lie at the intersection of ethics, philosophy of language, and medicine, and she received her PhD in Philosophy from UCLA. Her current work at the David Geffen School of Medicine involves researching, teaching, and designing curricular materials in the areas of bioethics and medical communication, with an emphasis on the physician-patient and researcher-participant relationship. She is co-chair of the bioethics selective for first and second year medical students, ethics curriculum team member for Doctoring 1, and she has developed and currently teaches a two-course undergraduate series in medical ethics in the department of philosophy. She also works with the Department of Neurosurgery on the ethics of invasive non-therapeutic human neuroscience research and the notion of societal benefit. This collaboration is currently supported by the NIH BRAIN Initiative.