ISLAT Bloggers

Lori Head Shot 2014 v.2 smallLori Andrews, Director

Lori Andrews is a Distinguished Professor of Law at IIT Chicago-Kent and Director of the Institute for Science, Law & Technology (ISLAT). Named one of National Law Journal’s “100 Most Influential Lawyers in America,” Professor Andrews has been involved in setting policies for genetic and reproductive technologies both in the U.S. and abroad. She also has written a series of genetic thrillers, Sequence, The Silent Assassin and Immunity. She earned a B.A. from Yale College and a J.D. from Yale Law School.

SarahBlennerSarah Blenner, Legal Fellow

Sarah Blenner is a Legal Fellow/Research Associate at Chicago-Kent College of Law and IIT’s Center for Diabetes Research and Policy. Sarah received her J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law and her M.P.H. from University of Illinois at Chicago in December 2010. She received her Bachelor of Arts with high honors from Emory University in May 2007, where she studied Jewish Studies and Anthropology. Her interests lie in the intersection between health, religion, and the law.

Adam Rouse HeadshotAdam Rouse, Legal Fellow

Adam Rouse is the Legal Fellow for the Institute of Science, Law, and Technology at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. Adam earned a B.A., summa cum laude, from Argosy University, a J.D., magna cum laude, from Arizona Summit Law School, and an LL.M. in Space, Cyber, and Telecommunications Law from the University of Nebraska College of Law. His interests include the Law of Armed Conflict, Cyber-terrorism Law, Space Law, and Science and the Law.

Photo for ISLAT 1-croppedNadia Daneshvar, Research FELLOW

Nadia Daneshvar is a Research Fellow at the Center for Diabetes Research and Policy and the Institute for Science, Law & Technology. Her research interests include the ethical implications of new health care technologies and public health policies effecting youth. Nadia received her Master of Public Health from the University of Illinois at Chicago and her Bachelor of Arts from Franklin & Marshall College.