Dr. Buchman's program of research explores ethical issues at the intersection of clinical practice and public health. His primary areas of research interest include ethical issues related to chronic pain, substance use, and mental illness. Themes related to stigma, identity, moral responsibility and compassion feature prominently in his work, and he has a longstanding teaching interest in empirical approaches to bioethics. Some of Dr. Buchman’s currently funded projects explore stigma, chronic pain and neurotechnologies; cannabis and corporate influences on mental health; ethics and opioids; and ethics of big data and artificial intelligence.
Affiliate Scientist, Krembil Research Institute (Krembil)
Assistant Professor (Status-Only), Division of Clinical Public Health, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
Member, Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto
Associate Member, School of Graduate Studies, University of Toronto