Alison Bateman-House, PHD, MPH, MA, is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Medical Ethics at NYU School of Medicine. She has advanced training in bioethics, public health, and history, and she specializes in access to unapproved drugs; the ethics and history of human subjects research; and the ethics and history of public health.

Alison Bateman-House serves as the non-voting, nonpaid deputy chairperson of the Compassionate Use Advisory Committee (CompAC), an external, expert panel of internationally recognized medical experts, bioethicists, and patient representatives formed by NYU School of Medicine, which advises the Janssen division of Johnson and Johnson about requests for compassionate use of some of its investigational medicines.

She also co-chairs the NYU School of Medicine Working Group on Compassionate Use and Pre-Approval Access.