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Dr Antonia Cronin


Research interests

  • Biomedical and life sciences
  • Healthcare
  • Policy


Dr Antonia Cronin is a Clinical Research Consultant Nephrologist at the NIHR Biomedical Research Centre, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, and MRC Centre for Transplantation, King's College, London. She is a Trustee of the Governing Body of the Institute of Medical Ethics, and appointed member of the UK Donation Ethics Committee (UKDEC). The main focus of her research is the ethical and legal analysis on matters raised by scientific research and clinical practice, in particular the regulation of research and its translation into clinical practice. Her work draws on interdisciplinary insights gained from science, medicine, social science, philosophical bioethics, public policy and the law. Dr Cronin is currently collaborating with faculty from the Department of Social Science, Health and Medicine on a seminar series on issues relating to transplantation and bioethics. She is an affiliate member of GHSM’s Biomedicine, Ethics and Social Justice research group.