Benjamin H. Levi, MD, PhD, FAAP

Benjamin H. Levi is a philosopher and practicing primary care pediatrician at the Penn State College of Medicine.  In addition to teaching bioethics and participating in clinical ethics consultations, Dr. Levi does research on conceptual and applied aspects of decision-making, including developing online decision aid for advance care planning (, and a gamified online learning program that prepares early childhood professionals to both protect children from abuse and more generally promote their well-being (iLookOut for Child Abuse).  He is also the founding Director of Penn State’s Center for the Protection of Children.