James J. Walter holds the Austin & Ann O’Malley Chair in Bioethics at Loyola Marymount University. After completing his undergraduate degree in Philosophy, Dr. Walter earned five advanced degrees, including a Ph.D. in ethics, from the Catholic University of Leuven in Belgium. Professor Walter completed a Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Clinical Bioethics from the Department of Medicine at Stritch School of Medicine at Loyola University of Chicago, and he has had extensive experience as a bioethics consultant to many hospitals. Currently, he serves as a bioethics consultant to the three medical centers and hospice facility belonging to the Citrus Valley Health Partners in Covina, CA.
Catholic University of Leuven: PhD, Ethics
Stritch School of Medicine at Loyola University of Chicago: Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Clinical Bioethics
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- Louvain Theological and Pastoral Monographs : International Advisory Board Member
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The Affordable Care Act: The Ongoing Debate in the United States About "Obamacare"
Justice and Priority Setting in Health Care Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law Faculty of Medicine (KU Leuven)