Suzanne Knizner

Suzanne Knizner is the Event Specialist responsible for planning, organizing and hosting a variety of events designed to reach a range of communities and stakeholders on behalf of the Berman Institute (BI).  Prior to joining the BI Team, she managed … Read More >>

Shannon Barnett (MBE student)

Shannon Barnett, M.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.  Dr. Barnett received her B.A. from Trinity University and her M.D. from the University of Colorado Health Sciences … Read More >>

Ali Ruth (PhD Student)

Ali Ruth is a doctoral candidate in Bioethics and Health Policy in the department of Health Policy and Management. Prior to coming to Hopkins, Ali was a Senior Research Assistant at the International Food Policy Research Institute, where she first … Read More >>

Sarah Thompson (MBE student)

Sarah is a Master’s student in Bioethics and a fourth year medical student at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Originally from Picayune, Mississippi, she graduated from Hendrix College with a double major in Chemical Physics and Biomedical Ethics. Her … Read More >>

David Meyers (MBE student)

I am a physician no longer in clinical practice. After receiving my AB from Franklin & Marshall College, my MD from Temple University, and residency at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, I pursued my career in emergency medicine, first as … Read More >>

Emily Farmer (MBE student)

Emily is a Master’s student in Bioethics from Baltimore, MD. She graduated from James Madison University (Go Dukes!) in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a minor in Anthropology. She currently works as a Research Program Coordinator … Read More >>

Christen Paradissis (MBE student)

Christen is a Master’s student in Bioethics from Baltimore, MD. She graduated from University of Maryland’s School of Nursing in 2016. She currently works as a registered nurse at University of Maryland Medical Center on the Thoracic and Surgical Intermediate … Read More >>

Claire Mena (MBE student)

Claire is in the Master’s of Bioethics program. She graduated from the University of New Mexico with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism. Prior to attending Johns Hopkins, she worked in Washington, … Read More >>

Robert Stenzel (MBE student)

Robert (Rob) is a student in the Master of Bioethics program. He graduated from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County in 2013 with a BS in Biology. Rob has performed wet-lab research in meta-genomics, the microbiome, and influenza evolution/adaption for … Read More >>