Michele Bratcher Goodwin is a Chancellor’s Professor at the University of California, Irvine and founding director of the Center for Biotechnology and Global Health Policy. She is an elected member of the American Law Institute as well as an elected Fellow of the American Bar Foundation and the Hastings Center (the organization central to the founding of bioethics). Her scholarship appears in the nation’s leading law reviews including the Harvard Law Review and Yale Law Journal among others. Her opinion editorials and commentaries have appeared in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and Washington Post. She is a regular contributor to Ms. Magazine and host of the podcast On the Issues with Michele Goodwin.