Daniel Z. BuchmanDaniel Z. Buchman, MSW, PhD
Bioethicist, University Health Network (UHN)
Assistant Professor (Status-Only), Division of Clinical Public Health, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto

Email: Daniel.Buchman@uhn.ca email
Twitter: @DanielZBuchman


Daniel is a Bioethicist at the University Health Network (UHN) and is based out of the Toronto Western Hospital. He is an Assistant Professor (Status-Only) with the Division of Clinical Public Health at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, and Associate Member in the School of Graduate Studies, University of Toronto. He received his PhD at the University of British Columbia, and was based out of the National Core for Neuroethics. For his doctoral research, Daniel was awarded the Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship - Doctoral Research Award from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research.


Daniel earned a Master of Social Work (MSW) in the Collaborative Program in Addiction Studies from the University of Toronto, and a BA in Psychology and Social Studies of Medicine from McGill University. Daniel was previously an Ethics Fellow at Providence Health Care in Vancouver, BC, and he completed a Senior Ethics Fellowship at the Toronto Central Community Care Access Centre.


Daniel has published in top bioethics, neuroethics, and social science journals, and has delivered conference papers nationally and internationally. His research interests include ethical issues related to mental illness and addiction, chronic pain management, community-based health care, neuroethics, organ donation and transplantation, and empirical approaches in bioethics.