Blessing Silaigwana

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Postdoctoral Fellow

University College London

Research interests: Research Ethics, Biobanks, Community Engagement

Blessing is a bioethics postdoctoral fellow. He has particular experience in research ethics systems in Africa; and has been involved in bioethics training programs such as the South African Research Ethics Training Initiative (SARETI). Most of his work involves empirical bioethics and social science methodology to study ethical, legal and social issues (ELSI) in biomedical research. Together with Prof Sarah Edwards, UCL PANDORA, he is involved in empirical work on research ethics during epidemics.