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SHLA Cheers on Runners at Children’s Fun Run

Posted On October 7, 2011
Categories CLHS, Students

ATLANTA -The Student Health Law Association (SHLA) volunteered at the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s first-ever “Run For Your Heart” event on September 17. Consisting of a 5K race and a 1-mile “fun run” for the younger participants, the event was an exciting day for runners and volunteers alike. SHLA members happily cheered on the many… more »

Faculty Showcase HeLP Clinic at International Conferences in Spain

Posted On October 6, 2011
Categories CLHS, Faculty

ATLANTA – Associate Clinical Professors Lisa Bliss and Sylvia Caley traveled to Spain to present at the 6th Worldwide Conference of the Global Alliance for Justice Education (GAJE) and the 9th International Journal of Clinical Legal Education  (IJCLE) Conference, held jointly at Universitat De Valencia, Valencia, Spain. The Medical Champion for the Health Law Partnership (HeLP), Dr.… more »

Todres and Wolf Receive Outstanding Faculty Scholarship Awards

Posted On October 6, 2011
Categories CLHS, Faculty

ATLANTA -  Professors Leslie Wolf and Jonathan Todres were each named recipients of the College of Law’s annual Patricia T. Morgan Award for Outstanding Faculty Scholarship. Established to recognize faculty excellence in scholarly research, the award was named in memory of one of the faculty’s most prolific scholars. Recipients receive a $12,500 summer research grant… more »

Ethically impossible

Posted On September 14, 2011
Categories CLHS, Faculty

ATLANTA – U.S. researchers who knowingly breached medical ethics by infecting Guatemalans with sexually transmitted diseases in the 1940s without informing them of the risks preyed upon the country’s vulnerable populations, said a Georgia State University law professor who’s a senior advisor to the presidential commission investigating the study.

“I think this is going to… more »

Professor Todres Lectures in Australia on Child Trafficking and Exploitation

Posted On September 8, 2011
Categories CLHS, Faculty

ATLANTA — Professor Jonathan Todres was invited to speak recently at the University of Queensland T.C. Beirne School of Law in Brisbane, Australia. In early August, he presented a paper on human trafficking to the law school faculty and members of the community.The paper explored human rights, public health, and international development perspectives on the… more »

Wolf Addresses Human Research Protection Program Conference

Posted On August 7, 2011
Categories CLHS, Faculty

ATLANTA – Professor Leslie Wolf spoke at the annual conference for the Association for Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP) in Washington, DC, in April.

AAHRPP is an independent, non-profit accrediting body that seeks to promote high quality research by strengthening human research protection programs. Its annual conference brings together people from government, academia,… more »

Wolf Returns to Harvard Law School for Healthcare Globalization Conference

Posted On August 2, 2011
Categories CLHS, Faculty

ATLANTA – Professor Leslie Wolf returned to her alma mater, Harvard Law School, to speak at a conference on the legal and ethical challenges resulting from globalization of healthcare. The conference was sponsored by the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics.

Wolf and her co-author, Aaron Levine, Assistant Professor at Georgia Tech’s School… more »