Positions

Assistant Professor
Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US

Education

BA from Franciscan University of Steubenville
MA from University of Pittsburgh School of Arts & Sciences
JD from University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Clinical Fellowship at Albany Medical College

Professional Interests

  • Gestational Surrogacy
  • Ethical & legal issues in reproductive technologies
  • Catholic health care ethics
  • Clinical ethics consultation

Professional Statement

Claire Horner is an Assistant Professor in the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine and a Clinical Ethicist at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center. She earned a J.D. and M.A. in Bioethics from the University of Pittsburgh, and completed a two-year clinical ethics fellowship at the Alden March Bioethics Institute at Albany Medical College. Her research interests include legal and ethical issues in reproductive ethics, particularly issues arising in embryo donation and gestational surrogacy, as well as Catholic health care ethics and clinical ethics consultation.

Selected Publications