Editor Name: Edmund Grant Howe
University: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Biography: Dr. Howe received his undergraduate degree at Yale and his MD at Columbia. He completed an internship at Harlem Hospital and his residency in Psychiatry at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. He attended Rutgers University Law School and then received his law degree at Catholic University. Dr. Howe joined the USU faculty in 1977 and is a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine, Director of Programs in Medical Ethics, and Senior Scientist, Center for the study of Traumatic Stress, at the Uniformed Services University in Bethesda, Maryland. His research has focused on medical ethics with an emphasis on ethics in military medicine and clinical care at the end of life.