Internal Medicine

Christian Simon, MA, PhD


Associate Professor of Internal Medicine  - General Internal Medicine

Contact Information

Primary Office: 1-110 MEB
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-353-4681



MA, Medical Anthropology, Rhodes University
PhD, Medical Anthropology, University of California, San Francisco and University of California, Berkeley

Post Doctorate, Applied Bioethics, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center

Education/Training Program Affiliations

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Translational Biomedicine

Selected Publications

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Simon C, Newbury E, L'Heureux J.  "Protecting participants, promoting progress: public perspectives on community advisory boards (CABs) in biobanking.".  Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics (JERHRE).  2011 September. 6(3):19-30.

Simon C, Mosavel M.  "Getting personal: ethics and researcher identity in global health research".  Developing World Bioethics.  2011 August. 11(2):82-92.

Mosavel M, Ahmed R, Daniels D, Simon C.  "Community researchers conducting health disparities research: Ethical and other insights from fieldwork journaling".  Social Science and Medicine.  2011 July. 73(1):145-52.

Griggins C, Simon C, Nakwagala F, Pentz B.  "Bioethics Training in Uganda: Report on Research and Clinical Ethics Workshops.".  HEC Forum.  2011. 23(1):43-56.

Mosavel M, Simon C, Ahmed R.  "Cancer perceptions of South African mothers and daughters: implications for health promotion programs".  Journal of Health Care for Women International.  2010 September. 31(9):784-800.

Simon C, Schramm S, Hillis S.  "Patient internet use surrounding cancer clinical trials: clinician perceptions and responses".  Contemporary Clinical Trials.  2010 May. 31(3):229-34.

Ezeome I, Simon C.  "Ethical problems of conducting research in acute epidemics: a systematic look at the Pfizer study in Nigeria".  Developing World Bioethics.  2010 April. 10(1):1-10.

Simon C, Mosavel M.  "Community members as recruiters of human subjects: ethical considerations".  American Journal of Bioethics.  2010 March. 10(3):3-11.

Mosavel M, Simon C.  "Exploratory health disparities research: The need to provide a tangible benefit to vulnerable respondents".  Ethical and Behavior.  2010. 20(1):1-9.

Mosavel M, Simon C.  "Cervical cancer attitudes and beliefs: a Cape Town community responds on World Cancer Day".  Journal of Cancer Education.  2009 April. 24(2):114-119.

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