Student Health Law Association members were invited to attend several health-law related conferences, meetings, and trainings for attorneys and other professionals this year on a variety of topics. “We welcome diverse opportunities for our students to learn about current issues in health law from experts in the field and to network with practicing professionals,” said… more »
The National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership Advisory Council 2014 Awards committee recently awarded the Health Law Partnership (HeLP) with an Outstanding MLP Award at the 2014 MLP Summit.
HeLP is a partnership among Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta Legal Aid Society Inc., Georgia State University College of Law, Emory University School of Medicine… more »
Nine Georgia State University College of Law faculty members and staff attended the 37th Annual Health Law Professors Conference in June, 2014. The conference is sponsored by the American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics and was held at the University of California Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco. Several Georgia State Law… more »
For more than a year, Ryan Hussey (J.D. ’10) has been in-house counsel at the Office of the General Counsel at Saint Luke’s Health System, a non-profit health system with ten hospitals located in the Kansas City metropolitan area. After working for small general practice firms after graduation, health law felt like the right fit… more »
Several health law students were acknowledged for their achievements at the 2014 College of Law Honors Day. “We are fortunate to have such dedicated, hard-working health law students,” said Leslie Wolf, director of the Center for Law, Health & Society. “We are delighted to have the opportunity to recognize their efforts publicly.”
Gregory Fosheim (J.D.… more »
The Student Health Law Association and the Future Heathcare Executives joined forces for a community service activity this past spring at MedShare. Law students, health administration students and dual degree students participated in the event.
MedShare is concerned with the health care needs of populations in developing countries and with the threat to the… more »
Lisa Radtke Bliss, associate clinical professor, co-director of the HeLP Legal Services Clinic and director of experiential education at Georgia State University College of Law, recently received the 2014 Association of American Law Schools (AALS) Section on Clinical Legal Education M. Shanara Gilbert… more »
Roberta Berry has been awarded a joint faculty appointment at Georgia State University College of Law as professor of science and technology law, policy & ethics effective as of fall 2013. Berry is a tenured associate professor at Georgia Institute of Technology in the School of Public Policy. She has been a faculty fellow… more »
Under the leadership of Roberta Berry, Georgia Institute of Technology associate professor of public policy, Georgia Tech graduate students and Georgia State University College of Law students engaged in intensive study of the ethical, legal and policy problems generated by rapid advances in neuroscience and neurotechnology and of problem-solving methods and skills for addressing these… more »
After 10 years, countless hours of community outreach and an incredible amount of energy spent building and expanding curricular offerings, Georgia State University College of Law’s Center for Law, Health & Society’s founding director, Charity Scott, will step down June 30. Professor of Law Leslie Wolf will assume the leadership role.
Scott, the Catherine C.… more »