Alumni of the Bioethics Graduate Program
at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine


Marybeth Pompei, MA, DPS, has been appointed Affiliate Professor, Northeastern University Bouve College of Health Sciences School of Nursng, and serves as Sr Vice President and Clinical Scientist, Exergen Corporation.  She completed her Masters in Bioethics and Healthcare Polic (2008) at Loyola.

Kay M. Uttech, PharmD, MA, BCPS, has been promoted to Vice President of Consulting in Life Sciences at Scientific Commercialization, LLC. She completed her Masters in Bioethics and Healthcare Policy (2012) at Loyola.

Jessie DeWeese, JD, MA, has accepted a position practicing family law at Coriden Glover, LLC, Attorneys at Law.  She completed her Master's in Bioethics and Health Policy (2015) from Loyola.
Greg Manship, DBE, MDiv, has been appointed to the Ethics Code Task Force (ECTF), American Psychological Assocation, and has accepted the inaugural role of Research Integrity Officer at UIndy.  He completed the Doctorate in Bioethics (2014) from Loyola.

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Recent Alumni Publications

Michael Munoz. Christian Bioethics, Brain Death, and Vital Organ Donation. Christian Bioethics 24(1): 79-94.

Donna Messutta. Moral Distress, Ethical Environment, and the Embedded Ethicist. The Journal of Clinical Ethics 2017; 28(4): 318-24.

Dreger MD, Jean Baric-Parker, DeAngelis C (guest editors). Women's Health Care. The Linacre Quarterly 2017; 84(4): 339-40.

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Congratulations to our 2017 GRADUATES!

The Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics proudly announces the graduates of 2017.


Doctorate Degree in Bioethics  

Randi Belisomo
Beverly Jacoby
Alexandria Lescher
Peter Mallin
Donna Messutta
Mindy Beth Nelkin
Leslie Stilin Schmidt
Sarah Vittone
Laura Webster
Melinda Wilding
Matthew Wolever

Master of Arts in Bioethics       

Kjirstin Almos
Laurence Beaumont
Linda Bollenbach
Kelly Bowman
Kosha Carstens
Michelle Clarke
James Damron
Sabrina Derrington
Dennis Gonzales
Theresa Hamm
Erin Khouri
Jennifer Kuchemba-Hunter
Jeannette Martin
Melinda Plumley
MarKay Riippa
Grace Stark
Felicia Stokes
Vincent Strow
Alexis Webster
Gregory Webster









 Previous Graduates:   Graduates 2014; Graduates 2015; Graduates 2016