Forschung im Bereich Public Health Ethik / Bioethik
Ludwigstr. 31 Rgb.
Dr. Verina Wild is Post Doc researcher at the Chair of Philosophy IV at Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich, and Senior Teaching and Research Associate at the Institute for Biomedical Ethics and History of Medicine at University of Zurich.
Her current research interests are social and global justice in health / public health ethics, health of migrants and ethics of health incentive programs. Verina is supervising two PhD students in Zurich, and one in Munich who are working in the area of migration and health. This is currently one of her major research interests.
In 2011 she was visiting research fellow at the "Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health" of the Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University New York. From 2008 - 2010 she was in the steering group for the Clinical Ethics Committee at the University Hospital Zurich as has intermittently served as Clinical Ethicist. For her work on drug research on pregnant women she received the German Young Scholars Award in Medical Ethics. She was DAAD / Carlo Schmid stipendiary at the Ethics and Health Unit, World Health Organization Geneva. Before becoming a scholar in bioethics she worked as a physician in internal medicine in Berlin, Germany and gathered work experience in Tansania, Scotland, Spain, Argentina.