Elisabeth Langmann

Research Associate
Ethics of Medicine
Phone: 0821 598 xx
Elisabeth Langmann is a medical ethicist with an interdisciplinary background in nursing, education and applied ethics. She completed her studies in Graz and Utrecht. From 2017 to 2019 she worked in the field of clinical research at the Medical University of Graz. Between 2019 and 2021, she was a research associate at the Chair of Ethics in Medicine at the FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg. During this time, her focus was on clinical ethics consultation, training and supervision. From 2021 to 2024, Elisabeth Langmann worked as a research associate at the Institute for Ethics and History of Medicine at the Eberhard-Karls-University of Tübingen. There, she contributed mainly to the research projects SMART-AGE and CHECK.APP, examining the ethical aspects of digital gerontechnologies and symptom checker apps. In 2024, she successfully completed her dissertation on "Ageism in Health Care: Feminist Perspectives of Medical Ethics" . Since July 2024, Elisabeth Langmann is a research associate at the Institute for Ethics and History of Health in Society at the University of Augsburg, working on the project “Centering Marginalization for Effective and Just Public Health Policy and Practice”.
  • Relational autonomy and social justice
  • Dynamics of marginalization in health contexts
  • Ageing well and ageism in healthcare
  • Feminist perspectives in bioethics
  • Public health ethics
  • Digitalization and health
2023: Institute of Biomedical Ethics and History of Medicine, University of Zurich
2025: Fondation Brocher
Funding for gender research projects by FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg (€6,911, together with Dr. Sandra Kurkowski)