James Giordano, Ph.D., is a Professor in the Departments of Neurology and Biochemistry; Chief of the Neuroethics Studies Program; and Co-director of the O’Neill-Pellegrino Program in Brain Science and Global Law and Policy at Georgetown University Medical Center. He is a Research Fellow in Biosecurity, Technology, and Ethics at the US Naval War College; an appointed member of DARPA’s Neuroethics, Legal, and Social Issues Advisory Panel; Senior Advisory Fellow of the Defense Operational Cognitive Sciences section, Strategic Multilayer Assessment Group, Joint Staff, The Pentagon; and consulting bioethicist for the Defense Medical Ethics Committee. He has previously served as Donovan Fellow for Biowarfare and Biodefense, U.S. Special Operations Command and as an appointed member of the Department of Health and Human Services Secretary’s Advisory Committee on Human Research Protection.
Podcasts / Webinars
In this webinar, Professor James Giordano of Georgetown University describes the uses and value of big data and cyber-capabilities in bioscience and biotechnology; addresses the national security, intelligence, and defense applications of these tools and methods; illustrates vulnerabilities in these systems’ infrastructures and functions, and posits the importance and necessity of bio-cybersecurity as a multi-organizational posture and enterprise.