LeRoy Walters

Meet Dr. Walters

Dr. Walters was Director of the Kennedy Institute of Ethics from 1996 to 2000, and has published widely on genetic ethics, research ethics, and ethics and the Holocaust. He has served for three terms—including three years as Chair—on the Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee of the National Institutes of Health, which reviews human gene therapy protocols, and is a Fellow of the Hastings Center, a member of the Bioethics Advisory Committee of the March of Dimes, and a member of the Noninvasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) Study Advisory Board at the Cleveland Clinic.