Karen Herrera-Ferrá is the founder and president of the Mexican Association of Neuroethics. She is currently a PhD candidate at the North Campus of Anahuac University in Mexico.
Herrera-Ferrá's main research interests lie in recurrent violent behavior and globalization of neuroethics in Latin America. She received her MA in clinical psychology as well as her MD from the National Autonomous University of Mexico. She also completed postdoctoral work in the Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics at Georgetown University.