Rebecca Brendel, MD, JD
Director of Law and Ethics, Center for Law, Brain, and Behavior, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
Rebecca Weintraub Brendel is Director of the Master of Bioethics Program and Associate Director of the Center for Bioethics at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Brendel practices clinical and forensic psychiatry at MGH, where she is Director of Law and Ethics at the Center for Law, Brain, and Behavior. She is Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at HMS. She previously served as Medical Director of the One Fund Center for Boston Marathon bombing survivors at MGH and Clinical Director of the Red Sox Foundation and MGH Home Base Program for returning veterans and their families. Dr. Brendel is also admitted to the Massachusetts Bar.