Dr. James Giordano, PhD

Professor James Giordano is Chief of the Neuroethics Studies Program in the Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics at Georgetown University, Washington, DC. He chairs the Capital Consortium on Neuroethics, Legal and Social Issues ( – bringing together major academic centers in the US Capital Region in lectures, symposia and seminar series focused upon all areas of neurophilosophy and neuroethics, and the National Neuroscience, Ethics, Legal and Social Issues (NELSI) project.

Professor Giordano is Editor-in-Chief of the journal Philosophy, Ethics and Humanities in Medicine, and Associate Editor for the international journal Neuroethics. He is the author of over 200 publications in neuroscience, pain, neurophilosophy, and neuroethics.