Professor Scott Heads Back to School

Posted On December 1, 2009
Categories CLHS, Faculty

After over 20 years as a faculty member, ProfessorCharity Scott returned to the classroom as a student to earn a master of science degree in conflict management. In recent years, she has become increasingly interested in alternative dispute resolution in health care settings.

She also has been motivated to learn more about how the… more »

A Medical Student’s Perspective on Working with Law Students

Posted On December 1, 2009
Categories CLHS, HeLP

This year HeLP legal offices began serving as sites for a new elective rotation for fourth-year medical students from Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta.

The partnership welcomed fourth-year medical student Omari Hodge in February for a four-week rotation as part of the new elective, “Law and Medicine: The Health Law Partnership, Medical-Legal Partnerships and… more »

Lombardo Book Kindles Interest in Buck v. Bell

Posted On October 17, 2009
Categories CLHS, Faculty

Professor Paul Lombardo never imagined that during his career he would be recognized at an award event alongside best-selling author John Grisham or journalist Roger Mudd.

But that is exactly what happened. Lombardo received honorable mention for his nonfiction book, Three Generations,No Imbeciles: Eugenics, the Supreme Court, and Buck v. Bell, during the annual Library of Virginia… more »

Interdisciplinary Education Conference

Posted On September 24, 2009
Categories CLHS, Events

In increasing numbers, law schools are forming interdisciplinary partnerships with health-related professional schools, such as medicine, social work, public health, nursing, and mental health, and with health professionals in their communities. This fall the Center for Law, Health & Society and the Health Law Partnership hosted a successful conference entitled, “Interdisciplinary Collaborative Education: Partnerships Between Law… more »