Laura Howard

Part-time Professor of Practice

Professor Howard is a Professor Practice in Law at Arizona Law and an Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Philosophy Department at the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences at University of Arizona. Her area of specialty is in normative and applied ethics, and she teaches courses covering topics in medical ethics, regulation and ethics for healthcare professionals, disability ethics and reproductive rights. Her scholarship interests involve moral distress in healthcare, particularly nursing. Professor Howard received her B.A. and M.A. in Philosophy from the University of Missouri St. Louis and her Ph.D. in Philosophy from University of Arizona.

Professor Howard teaches LAW 515/415, Healthcare Ethics, in Spring 2  and LAW 584B/484B, Aging & Social Justice, during the Spring term

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Professor of Practice