Joan Rachlin

Joan Rachlin, J.D., M.P.H., is the executive director emerita of Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research, an international bioethics organization. An attorney, she has both taught and practiced health, criminal, and civil rights law. Joan has been involved with the Women’s Health organization, Our Bodies Ourselves, for over 40 years and chaired its Board from 2016-2017. An active member of Temple Israel, Boston, she serves on the Leadership Council, TI Cares, Tikkun Central, and chairs the Green Team. She is also a member of the Higher Ground Initiative’sSteering Committee.