Matthew Liao

Bioethicist

    Dr. Matthew Liao uses the tools of philosophy to study and examine the ramifications of novel biomedical innovations. A speaker at TEDxCERN, Dr. Liao discussed whether it is ethical for someone to erase certain aspects of their memories and how doing so might affect that individual’s identity. He has also given a TED talk in New York and been featured in the New York Times, The Atlantic, The Guardian, and other numerous media outlets. The author and editor of four books, Dr. Liao provides the academic community with a collection of human rights essays.