Scott D. Halpern

University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

423 Guardian Drive

Philadelphia, PA 19104

United States







Scholarly Papers (3)


The Surprising Costs of Silence: Asymmetric Preferences for Prosocial Lies of Commission and Omission

Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 114(1), 29-51
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 16 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2018
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine
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Deception, Ethics, Communication, Egocentrism, Medical Decision-Making


An Official American Thoracic Society Policy Statement: Managing Conscientious Objections in Intensive Care Medicine

Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Jan 15;191(2):219-27
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2015
Seattle Children's Hospital, West Virginia University - Department of Philosophy, Mitchell Hamline School of Law, Johns Hopkins University - Berman Institute of Bioethics, Duke University - School of Medicine, University of Washington - School of Medicine, Independent, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Wayne State University, Independent, Independent, Yale University, Independent, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Wayne State University, Yale University, University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine, Harvard University - Harvard Medical School and University of Pittsburgh
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conscience, intensive care, ICU


The Law, Policy, and Ethics of Employers' Use of Financial Incentives to Improve Health

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Vol. 39, No. 3, pp. 450-468, Fall 2011, Northeastern University School of Law Research Paper No. 55-2011
Posted: 13 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2011
Kristin M. Madison, Kevin Volpp and Scott D. Halpern
Northeastern University - School of Law; Northeastern University - Bouvé College of Health Sciences, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine



Financial incentives, employer-provided insurance, bioethics, health, healthy behaviors, obesity, smoking, biometric, HIPAA, ACA, Safeway Amendment