Dr. Rosenthal received all of her academic training at the University of Toronto and earned a PhD in bioethics from the University of Toronto's Joint Centre for Bioethics.
Dr. Rosenthal's research interests focus on endocrine ethics, reproductive ethics, and clinical ethics education including her novel multimedia work on the topic moral distress.
She directs the clinical ethics consult service. She is faculty at the Center for Clinical and Translational Science at the University of Kentucky; in this capacity, and directs the Research Ethics Consultation Service, also known as "benchside ethics" consults.
Dr. Rosenthal is a member of the American Thyroid Association, and Chair of its Ethics Advisory Board. She is a member of The Endocrine Society, the American Society of Bioethics and Humanities, and the Association of Bioethics Program Directors. She is the author of over 50 publications; has served as the bioethicist on numerous clinical practice guidelines, and has delivered over 150 scholarly presentations nationally and internationally.
- Professor and Director, Program for Bioethics
Departments of Internal Medicine, Pediatrics and Behavioral Science
University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Chair, UK Healthcare Ethics Committee