Keisha Ray ('07)
Assistant Professor, McGovern Medical School
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Keisha Ray, PhD, received her PhD in philosophy from the University of Utah and is currently an assistant professor with the McGovern Center for Humanities & Ethics at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Most of Dr. Ray’s work focuses on the social and cultural determinants of Black people’s health, integrating race education into medical school curricula, and the ethics of biomedical enhancement. She has contributed to peer-reviewed journals, edited volumes, and textbooks, and currently has two monographs in progress on racial disparities in health. Dr. Ray also serves as an associate editor of the American Journal of Bioethics blog site to which she is a regular contributor.