Professor Spector-Bagdady is a lawyer/bioethicist whose research focuses on the law and ethics of research with health data and human biospecimens. She is Associate Director of the Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine (CBSSM), a clinical ethicist, and Chair of the U-M Research Ethics Committee. She is on the Board of Directors for the American Society of Bioethics & Humanities and is a former Associate Director for Obama's Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues.
- J.D., University of Pennsylvania
- M. Bioethics, University of Pennsylvania
- B.A., History and Theater, Middlebury College