L. Syd M Johnson Michigan Technological University
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Syd M Johnson is a professor of philosophy, bioethics, and medicine at Michigan Tech, and a former postdoc research fellow in neuroethics at Novel Tech Ethics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia. The focus of her work is primarily in the ethical implications of neuroscientific developments in the diagnosis and treatment of traumatic brain injury, including sport-related concussion and disorders of consciousness. Other areas of interest include innovations in vaccinology, pandemic preparedness, and philosophy and film.