Joseph Burton Fanning, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Faculty Appointments
Associate Professor of Medicine
Ph.D., Philosophy of Religion, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TennesseeM.T.S., ethics and society, Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, New JerseyB.A., Religion, Birmingham-Southern College, Birmingham, Alabama
Office Address
2525 West End, Suite 400
Compton J, Fanning JB, Nickels AS. Genetically modified products and food allergy: Beliefs, evidence, and opportunity [editorial]. Ann. Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2017 Sep; 119(3): 198-9. PMID: 28890014, PII: S1081-1206(17)30598-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.anai.2017.07.031, ISSN: 1534-4436.

Fanning JB, Dore CS. Salvation Seeking or Death Avoidance?: Accounting for the Reluctant Consent. Am J Bioeth. 2017 Feb; 17(2): 21-2. PMID: 28112625, DOI: 10.1080/15265161.2016.1265176, ISSN: 1536-0075.

Fanning JB, Farkas CM, DeWitt PM, Webster THG, Burnam J, Piras SE, Schenck D, Miller A. Obstacles to Shared Expectations in a Burn Intensive Care Unit. Qual Health Res [print-electronic]. 2017 Feb; 27(3): 351-62. PMID: 26631676, PII: 1049732315616619, DOI: 10.1177/1049732315616619, ISSN: 1049-7323.

Callaghan KA, Fanning JB. Managing Bias in Palliative Care: Professional Hazards in Goals of Care Discussions at the End of Life. Am J Hosp Palliat Care [print-electronic]. 2017 Jan 1/1/2017; 1049909117707486. PMID: 28486834, DOI: 10.1177/1049909117707486, ISSN: 1938-2715.

Fanning JB, Garrison NA, Churchill LR. Beyond the recommendation: discerning achievable goals in clinical ethics consultation. Am J Bioeth. 2015; 15(1): 42-4. PMID: 25562226, DOI: 10.1080/15265161.2014.974778, ISSN: 1536-0075.

Bishop JP, Fanning JB, Bliton MJ. Echo calling narcissus: what exceeds the gaze of clinical ethics consultation?. HEC Forum. 2010 Mar; 22(1): 73-84. PMID: 20490621, DOI: 10.1007/s10730-010-9123-8, ISSN: 1572-8498.

Bishop JP, Fanning JB, Bliton MJ. Of goals and goods and floundering about: a dissensus report on clinical ethics consultation. HEC Forum. 2009 Sep; 21(3): 275-91. PMID: 19669702, DOI: 10.1007/s10730-009-9109-6, ISSN: 0956-2737.

Fanning JB, Clayton EW. Religious and spiritual issues in medical genetics. Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet. 2009 Feb 2/15/2009; 151C(1): 1-5. PMID: 19170098, PMCID: PMC2745175, DOI: 10.1002/ajmg.c.30191, ISSN: 1552-4876.