Just press print? Ethical issues in 3D bioprinting
Assistant Professor, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, National Core for Neuroethics, Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health, University of British Columbia
Dr. Julie Robillard is Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University of British Columbia and Faculty of the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health and of the National Core for Neuroethics. She is an Affiliated Researcher of the AGEWELL Network of Centres of Excellence, member of the Executive Committee of the Technology and Dementia group of the International Society to Advance Alzheimer Disease Research and Treatment, and Vice-chair of the Ethical, Legal, Social Impacts Committee of the Canadian Consortium on Neurodegeneration in Aging. She brings her multidisciplinary background in neuroscience and biomedical ethics to the study of issues the intersection of health and technology. Her current work focuses on the integration of artificial intelligence in technology for older adults with dementia and their caregivers. Dr. Robillard’s research has been published in high impact publications and was featured at national and international conferences including the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the Alzheimer Association International Conference (AAIC). Her work has also been featured widely by the press, including coverage by the National Post and the Wall Street Journal, and on CBC Television.