J. Bradley Segal, MD

Child Neurology


  • Child Neurology Residency: Stanford
  • Pediatric Residency: Stanford Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
  • Medical School: Harvard Medical School
  • Master of Bioethics: Harvard Medical School
  • Undergraduate: UC San Diego


  • Bioethics
  • Clinical ethics
  • Neurocritical care
  • Medical education


Jones VG, Mills M, Suarez D, Hogan CA, Yeh D, Segal JB, Nguyen EL, Barsh GR, Maskatia S, Mathew R. COVID-19 and Kawasaki disease: novel virus and novel case. Hosp Pediatr. 2020; 10(6) 537-540.

Segal JB. The Ethics of Organ Donation: First, Do No Harm? 2018. Doctoral dissertation, Harvard Medical School

Segal, JB. Truog, RD. “Options for Increasing the Supply of Transplantable Organs.” Harvard Health Policy Review, 2 Dec 2017.

Segal JB. “Prioritizing the Patient: How Algorithms Can Promote Just Resource Allocation.” HMS Bioethics Journal. 2017; 1(1).

Rotenstein LS, Ramos MA, Torre M, Segal JB, Peluso MJ, Guille C, Sen S, Mata DA. “Prevalence of Depression, Depressive Symptoms, and Suicidal Ideation Among Medical Students: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.” JAMA. 2016; 316(21):2214-2236.

Segal JB, Bouffard MA, Schlaug G. “Characteristic Neuroimaging Abnormalities of Korsakoff Syndrome.” JAMA Neurology. 2016; 73(10):1248-1249.

Segal JB. “Inherited Proclivity: When Should Neurogenetics Mitigate Moral Culpability for Purposes of Sentencing?” Journal of Law and the Biosciences. 2016; 3(1):227-237.

Segal JB, Arevalo JB, Franke MF, Palazuelos D. “Reducing Dosing Errors and Increasing Clinical Efficiency in Guatemala: First Report of a Novel mHealth Medication Dosing App in a Developing Country.” BMJ Innovations. 2015; 1(3):111–116.


  • MD magna cum laude (2018)
  • Medical Fellow, Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (2017)
  • Student Fellow, Petrie-Flom Center at Harvard Law School (2016-2017)
  • Henry K. Beecher Prize in Medical Ethics (2014)
  • Massachusetts Medical Society Information Technology Award (2014)
  • President, Harvard Medical School Class of 2017 (2013-2017)


Surfing, swimming, spending time with friends, woodworking