Charlotte R. Blease, PhD

Research and expertise: 

  • The future of medicine and psychotherapy;

  • Open notes (electronic health records & patient access to their clinical notes);

  • Placebo studies;

  • Philosophy of medicine;

  • Psychology of clinical decision making;

  • Medical and psychotherapy ethics.



  • Evolutionary psychiatry;

  • Philosophy for children;

  • Travel; Francophile.

Dr. Charlotte Blease is an interdisciplinary health researcher who has published 60 articles in peer-reviewed journals and books. A former Fulbright Scholar at Harvard Medical School, she is currently a Keane Scholar at OpenNotes, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School. Charlotte has held academic appointments in the USA, UK, Ireland, and Germany.


Charlotte is passionate about public understanding of medicine and healthcare. In 2012 she was a winner of BBC Radio 3's New Generation Thinkers. She has been consulted by BBC TV and Radio, and her research has been profiled in Wired, The Week, The Washington Post, The Guardian, The Sydney Morning Herald and other media outlets. Her philosophy outreach work has been recognized by the President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins.

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