ATLANTA – The Center for Law, Health & Society at Georgia State University College of Law hosted guest speaker Debra Gerardi, JD, MPH, RN, President and Chief Creative Officer of Emerging HealthCare Communities, LLC (EHCCO) on October 24, 2012. Gerardi presented “The Impact of Conflict in Health Care and the Need for Conflict Competent Lawyers”… more »
ATLANTA – Cassondra “Cassie” Hayasaka has joined Georgia State University College of Law as an Administrative Specialist. She will be providing administrative support to the Center for Law, Health & Society and to faculty affiliated with the Center.
Hayasaka formerly worked as the Coordinator of Admissions and Student Services at the Candler School of Theology at… more »
ATLANTA – On June 28, 2012, in what was one of the most highly debated and closely watched decisions in recent history, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a landmark ruling in National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). Following the decision, the Georgia State University’s Center… more »
ATLANTA – William J. Long, PhD, JD, Dean of the Georgia State University College of Arts and Sciences, spoke to College of Law students on April 3 as part of Law Week, an annual week-long series of student-organized events honoring the legal profession. At the session, which was co-sponsored by the Student Health Law Association… more »
ATLANTA – On September 24, 2012, the Center for Law, Health & Society at Georgia State University College of Law hosted guest speaker Haavi Morreim, JD, PhD, a professor of law and bioethics in the College of Medicine at University of Tennessee Health Science Center and a Principal in the ADR Institute in Memphis.
Morreim… more »
ATLANTA – The Student Health Law Association (SHLA) kicked off another exciting year by sponsoring the popular annual event “Introduction to Health Law,” on August 21, 2012. Offered at lunch and again in the evening, health law students gathered to meet the College of Law’s health law professors and to learn about upcoming programs and opportunities.
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ATLANTA – Starting law school can be a major adjustment. Between class, papers, exams, and internships, students can easily become overwhelmed and forget to relax. Recognizing this, the Student Health Law Association (SHLA) gathered on Wednesday, September 12, at Front Page News, to provide a forum for new students to meet and relax with veteran health… more »
In the spirit of Georgia State University’s interdisciplinary Second Century Initiative, two faculty members are collaborating across specialties — not only across campus, but on a national stage.
Law professor Paul Lombardo has been a senior advisor to the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues since early 2011. This spring, Lisa Lee, an… more »
ATLANTA – Amy Grover, Senior Administrator Coordinator at Georgia State University College of Law, has decided to return with her husband, Josh Taub, to their home state of Washington. Amy joined the staff of the College of Law in April 2009.
“Everyone at the law school will miss Amy,” said Charity Scott, Director of the… more »
ATLANTA – In June, Professor Jonathan Todres participated in a five-person delegation of non-governmental organization (NGO) representatives from the United States that presented testimony to the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child on U.S. efforts to combat the sale and commercial sexual exploitation of children.
The Pre-Session Working Group meeting of the… more »