Spotlight: Dr. Matthew Shea




Dr. Matthew Shea is the Senior Clinical Ethics Fellow at the UCLA Health System Ethics Center in Los Angeles, where he is completing a two-year fellowship in clinical healthcare ethics. Prior to coming to L.A., Dr. Shea received his Ph.D. in philosophy from Saint Louis University in 2018, specializing in moral philosophy and bioethics. His current research focuses on the nature of well-being, the normative foundations of healthcare ethics, and issues related to disability. Dr. Shea is currently teaching “Bioethics at the End of Life.” More information can be found on his website:



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