Alison Reiheld, PhD
Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville
Alison Reiheld is Associate Professor of Philosophy at SIUE and formerly Director of Women’s Studies at SIUE. She works on bioethics, memory, civility, gender, trans folks’ access to care, and the medicalization of obesity. Prof. Reiheld’s Trans Health Ethics Project interviewed transgender persons about their experiences seeking health care. Her teaching is primarily in bioethics, serving SIUE’s nursing and allied health students. Dr. Reiheld also writes for the scholarly Blog of the International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics.