dr. K.R. (Karin) Jongsma

Assistant Professor

  • Department of Public Health, Healthcare Innovation & Evaluation and Medical Humanities (PHM)
  • Julius Center Research Program Methodology

dr. K.R. (Karin) Jongsma

Research Programs


Dr. Karin Jongsma is assistant professor at the Julius Center of the University Medical Center Utrecht, since September 2017. She obtained her PhD in medical ethics at the Erasmus University Medical Centre in 2016. She has an emerging track-record in the field of bioethics. She has a particular interest in topics of patient involvement, decision-making and bio-politics of new technologies,

Karin is a member of the Institutional Research Board of the University Medical Center Utrecht, and has aside her experience in science with policy-advising and council work for the Dutch Ministry of Health.  

Research Output (15)

Patient Representation:Mind the Gap Between Individual and Collective Claims

Jongsma Karin R., Schicktanz Silke 2 apr 2020, In: American Journal of Bioethics. 20 , p. 28-30 3 p.

The Challenge of Demandingness in Citizen Science and Participatory Research

Jongsma Karin, Friesen Phoebe 3 aug 2019, In: American Journal of Bioethics. 19 , p. 33-35 3 p.

Autism, autonomy, and authenticity

Späth Elisabeth M.A., Jongsma Karin R. 4 jun 2019, In: Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy. 23 , p. 73-80 8 p.

Understanding (in) Consent for Governance

Lensink MA, Boers SN, Jongsma KR, Bredenoord AL 8 mei 2019, In: The American Journal of Bioethics. 19 , p. 43-45 3 p.

The ethics of genome editing in non-human animals:A systematic review of reasons reported in the academic literature

de Graeff N, Jongsma Karin, Johnston Josephine, Hartley Sarah, Bredenoord AL 25 mrt 2019, In: Philosophical transactions / Royal Society of London. Biological sciences. 374 , p. 1-25 25 p.

After the fact—the case of CRISPR babies

Sand Martin, Bredenoord Annelien L., Jongsma Karin R. 1 jan 2019, In: European Journal of Human Genetics. 27 , p. 1621-1624 4 p.

Fair Governance of Biotechnology:Patents, Private Governance, and Procedural Justice

de Graeff Nienke, Dijkman Léon E., Jongsma Karin R., Bredenoord Annelien L. 2 dec 2018, In: American Journal of Bioethics. 18 , p. 57-59 3 p.

National Standards for Public Involvement in Research:missing the forest for the trees

McCoy Matthew S, Jongsma Karin Rolanda, Friesen Phoebe, Dunn Michael, Neuhaus Carolyn Plunkett, Rand Leah, Sheehan Mark dec 2018, In: Journal of Medical Ethics. 44 , p. 801-804

A mobile revolution for healthcare? Setting the agenda for bioethics

Lucivero Federica, Jongsma Karin R. 1 okt 2018, In: Journal of Medical Ethics. 44 , p. 685-689 5 p.

Digital Medicine:An Opportunity to Revisit the Role of Bioethicists

Jongsma KR, Bredenoord AL, Lucivero Federica 20 sep 2018, In: The American Journal of Bioethics. 18 , p. 69-70

All Research Output (15)