Center Co-hosts ABA HIV/AIDS Law and Practice Conference

Recent evidence indicates that nearly 50 percent of all new HIV infections in the United States occur in the South. Women and African-American men have been disproportionately affected. The increased impact of HIV/AIDS in southern communities was highlighted during the American Bar Association’s AIDS Coordinating Committee, biannual HIV/AIDS Law & Practice Conference, entitled “Navigating a… more »

Legislature Recognizes 10 Years of Health Law

The Georgia House of Representatives recognized Georgia State University College of Law and its Health Law Partnership (HeLP) at the state capitol on Feb. 24 with a resolution and a bill recognizing medical-legal partnerships.

During the session, House Resolution 1549 was read on the floor honoring Georgia State Law’s HeLP Legal Services Clinic and the… more »

Student Attends Health Law Conference

The Health Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia and the Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE) offered an all-day conference entitled “Advanced Health Care Law” this fall.  The Center for Law, Health & Society sponsored one third-year health law student to attend the conference.  Kyle Gregory (JD/MSHA ’14), co-president of the Student Health… more »

Ten Faculty Fellowships Awarded to Promote Public Health Law Education

ATLANTA – Georgia State University College of Law and its Center for Law Health & Society have selected 10 faculty fellows to participate in the Future of Public Health Law Education: Faculty Fellowship Program. The program is funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to foster innovations and build a learning community among those who… more »

Students Participate in Health Law Regulatory and Compliance Competition

Health law students Liath Bricks (J.D. ’15), Kyle Gregory (J.D./M.S.H.A. ’14) and Sam Shapiro (J.D./M.S.H.A. ’14) participated in the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law’s Third Annual Health Law Regulatory & Compliance Competition in February.

The competition allows students to further their knowledge of how health care is regulated in the United… more »