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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 72 Citations 14,167 407 World Ranking 180 National Ranking 31

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Awards & Achievements

2019 - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Science

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Epistemology
  • Social psychology

His primary areas of investigation include Social psychology, Autonomy, Environmental ethics, Harm and Cognition. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Utilitarianism, Social cognition and Morality. Julian Savulescu has included themes like Justice, Paternalism, Addiction and Well-being in his Autonomy study.

His studies deal with areas such as Psychological intervention, Law, Eugenics, Lust and Genome editing as well as Environmental ethics. His Harm research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Sex selection, Argument, Quality-adjusted life year, Genetic enhancement and Moral psychology. His Cognition research includes themes of Cognitive psychology, Consciousness, Minimally conscious state, Human enhancement and Transcranial direct-current stimulation.

His most cited work include:

  • Procreative beneficence: why we should select the best children. (391 citations)
  • Conscientious objection in medicine (281 citations)
  • Increasing value and reducing waste in biomedical research regulation and management (274 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Social psychology, Law, Medical ethics, Environmental ethics and Autonomy. His Social psychology study focuses on Harm in particular.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Social psychology (13.85%)
  • Law (13.08%)
  • Medical ethics (9.69%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Coronavirus disease 2019 (5.38%)
  • Pandemic (4.77%)
  • Public health (6.15%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Julian Savulescu mostly deals with Coronavirus disease 2019, Pandemic, Public health, Health care and Medical ethics. His Coronavirus disease 2019 research includes elements of Environmental health, MEDLINE and 2019-20 coronavirus outbreak. Within one scientific family, Julian Savulescu focuses on topics pertaining to Triage under Pandemic, and may sometimes address concerns connected to Intensive care.

His studies examine the connections between Public health and genetics, as well as such issues in Vaccination, with regards to Transmission and Family medicine. In Medical ethics, he works on issues like Environmental ethics, which are connected to Bioethics. His studies in Law and economics integrate themes in fields like Autonomy and Utilitarianism.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Withdrawal Aversion and the Equivalence Test (25 citations)
  • Equality or utility? Ethics and law of rationing ventilators. (23 citations)
  • Equality or utility? Ethics and law of rationing ventilators. (23 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Epistemology
  • Internal medicine

His primary scientific interests are in Coronavirus disease 2019, Pandemic, Public health, 2019-20 coronavirus outbreak and Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2. The Pandemic study combines topics in areas such as Law and economics, Utilitarianism, Triage, Internet privacy and Rationing. Julian Savulescu has researched Public health in several fields, including Actuarial science, Health care and Solidarity.

Julian Savulescu combines subjects such as Medical ethics and Family medicine with his study of Life expectancy. In his research, Social psychology and Withholding Treatment is intimately related to Clinical Ethics, which falls under the overarching field of Autonomy. The concepts of his Environmental ethics study are interwoven with issues in Law, Moral disengagement, Morality, Philosophy of technology and Internalism and externalism.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Best Publications

Procreative beneficence: why we should select the best children.

Julian Savulescu.
Bioethics (2001)

862 Citations

Unfit for the Future: The Need for Moral Enhancement

Ingmar Persson;Julian Savulescu.
(2012)

470 Citations

Conscientious objection in medicine

Julian Savulescu.
BMJ (2006)

452 Citations

The Moral Obligation to Create Children with the Best Chance of the Best Life

Julian Savulescu;Guy Kahane.
Bioethics (2009)

452 Citations

Why we should allow performance enhancing drugs in sport

Julian Savulescu;Bennett Foddy;Megan Clayton.
British Journal of Sports Medicine (2004)

449 Citations

The perils of cognitive enhancement and the urgent imperative to enhance the moral character of humanity

Ingmar Persson;Julian Savulescu.
Journal of Applied Philosophy (2008)

433 Citations

Increasing value and reducing waste in biomedical research regulation and management

Rustam Al-Shahi Salman;Elaine Beller;Jonathan Kagan;Elina Hemminki.
The Lancet (2014)

415 Citations

‘Utilitarian’ judgments in sacrificial moral dilemmas do not reflect impartial concern for the greater good

Guy Kahane;Jim A.C. Everett;Brian D. Earp;Miguel Farias.
Cognition (2015)

314 Citations

Enhancing human capacities

Julian Savulescu;Ruud ter Meulen;Guy Kahane.
(2011)

261 Citations

Are research ethics committees behaving unethically? Some suggestions for improving performance and accountability

Julian Savulescu;Iain Chalmers;Jennifer Blunt.
BMJ (1996)

256 Citations

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