An Ravelingien

An Ravelingien (1979) has a Masters degree in Moral Sciences (2001). In September 2006, she obtained a PhD in Philosophy at Ghent University with a dissertation on the ethics of xenotransplantation. Most of her work on this subject has been published in international peer-reviewed journals on transplantation and medical ethics.

Since January 2007, An is affiliated to the Department of Philosophy at Ghent University as a postdoc research fellow. She has worked on the ethics of emerging neuroenhancement technology research and clinical trials. From 2011-2015, An was a member of the GOA research team dedicated to qualitative research regarding assisted human reproduction, in particular: the views and experiences (of patients, DI offspring and donors) related to the use of donor gametes. Since October 2015, An is part-time clinical ethicist at AZ Delta hospital (link:

A link to her bibliography.