Dr. David Lemberg

School of Health and Human Services
Community Health

Personal Information
David Lemberg, M.S., D.C., is the Founding Editor of BIOETHICS TODAY, a program of the Alden March Bioethics Institute at Albany Medical College. Dr. Lemberg is the Co-Founder and Executive Producer of SCIENCE AND SOCIETY, a show featuring Nobel Laureates, innovative and visionary researchers and scientists, and best-selling authors in the fields of environmental conservation, resource sustainability, cancer research, genetics and genomics, health care policy, and science education.

Dr. Lemberg has been interviewed by Fortune, The Scientist, IEEE Spectrum, and the Society for Biomolecular Sciences. His frequent television appearances include interviews on Sunday ABC Eyewitness News, CBS Evening News with Dan Rather, Good Day, New York, and other prominent network news programs.

Dr. Lemberg has been writing in the health sciences field for 25 years and is widely published in print and online. His most recent book, "Top Ten Tips for Writing Your Advance Directive" was published in November 2014.

Recent Publications

The Supreme Court and the Affordable Care Act

Increased Access to Primary Care Lowers Health Care Costs

Ethics as a Survival Advantage

Ethical Relativism and Ethical Inquiry

Genetically Modified Food, H5N1 Influenza, and the Need for a New Ethics

RCTs and Physician-Patient Relationships

Invited Presentations
DOING SCIENCE IN A PLURALISTIC SOCIETY, invited speaker, Conference on Communicating Science, Greenville, SC

SCIENCE FICTION BECOMING SCIENCE FACT, keynote address, The Molecular Convergence Conference, Tulsa, OK

Third Place Winner, American College of Legal Medicine 2010 Hoffman Bioethics Writing Competition

Courses Taught
BST 322 - Introduction to Biomedical Statistics

HSC 430 - Case and Outcome Management

HSC 300 - Legal and Ethical Issues and Health Professions

Contact Details

School of Health and Human Services