Dipl.-Jur. Univ. Sara Gerke, MA Medical Ethics and Law

Sara Gerke is Co-Investigator of the project ClinhiPS. She is the General Manager of the Institute for German, European and International Medical Law, Public Health Law and Bioethics of the Universities of Heidelberg and Mannheim, Germany. She is writing her doctoral thesis in the field of stem cell research under the supervision of Professor Jochen Taupitz, focusing on a comparative legal analysis of German and UK law.

From July 2015 to March 2016, Sara attended Durham Law School, England, as a visiting PhD student to undertake research under the supervision of Professor Shaun D Pattinson. For this purpose, she was awarded a scholarship from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). Prior to this, Sara studied law at the Universities of Passau and Augsburg, Germany, graduating with distinction from the University of Augsburg, Germany, in July 2012 (First State Examination in Law). In addition, she holds a Master degree in Medical Ethics and Law from King’s College London (12/2013).

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