Saskia Hendriks

Saskia Hendriks, MD, PhD, is a bioethicist and faculty member of the Department of Bioethics at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center. Dr. Hendriks conducts empirical and conceptual research on the ethical, social and legal implications of emerging medical technologies in reproduction and neuroscience.

Dr. Hendriks is also a neuroethics consultant at the Neuroethics Program of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. In this role, Dr. Hendriks contributes to the efforts to integrate neuroethics into the NIH BRAIN Initiative.

Dr. Hendriks obtained her MD-PhD at the University of Amsterdam. She subsequently held a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at the NIH.