About me

Dr. Ilise Feitshans, JD , ScM and DIR is a bi-lingual jurisprude. Ilise currently serves as a Fellow in Nanotechnology Law at the European Scientific Institute in Archamps, France, (affiliated with CERN and with the University of Grenoble) and as the Executive Director of the Work Health and Survival Project. Ilise’s Doctorate in International Relations “Forecasting Nano Law: Risk Management Protecting Public Health Under International Law” at the Geneva School of Diplomacy, Geneva Switzerland, won the prize for the Best research in social medicine and prevention at the University of Lausanne in 2014.

In addition to her diplomacy doctorate and a juris doctor in law, Ilise has a Masters of Science in Public Health from the Johns Hopkins University, where she studied the impact of genetic testing during pregnancy upon womens medical decisionmaking. Ilise is a Member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the USA and is a Former Member of the Faculty/ Acting Director, Legislative Drafting Research Fund, Columbia University School of Law in the City of New York. She also served as Coordinatrice for the United Nations ILO Encyclopaedia of Occupational Health and Safety in Geneva Switzerland as an international civil servant, and then, as Visiting Scientist, University of Lausanne Institute for Work and Health, Lausanne Switzerland.

Follow this link to find out more about books and writings by Dr. Feitshans: www.whs-project.org