Early Resolutions of Medical Malpractice Claims

Posted On May 20, 2013
Categories CLHS, Faculty

ATLANTA – Professor Charity Scott, director of the Center for Law, Health & Society, spoke at a recent meeting of the Medical Association of Georgia (MAG). She outlined several new approaches being undertaken by hospitals across the country to resolve potential claims of medical malpractice before the parties are embroiled in lengthy and expensive litigation.

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Spotlight: Keeping a Hand in Health Law

Posted On May 14, 2013
Categories CLHS, Graduates

ATLANTA – Cynthia Honssinger Coffman (JD ’91), a member of the sixth graduating class of the College of Law, is the Chief Deputy in the Colorado Office of the Attorney General. She oversees a staff of 260 practicing attorneys and 150 employees who provide administrative support.

“Managing the largest law office in the state offers… more »

SHLA Hosts 7th Annual Bioethics at the Movies

Posted On May 8, 2013
Categories CLHS, Students

ATLANTA – This spring the Student Health Law Association proudly hosted the 7th annual Bioethics at the Movies. Open to all students at the College of Law, the series features clips from movies and television and discussion on a wide range of topics in bioethics guided by health law faculty. Past themes have included vaccination, human… more »

CDC Experts Discuss Designing Healthy Communities

Posted On May 7, 2013
Categories CLHS, Events

ATLANTA – As incidences of diabetes and asthma continue to increase at alarming rates in the American population, students at Georgia State University College of Law gathered to learn about obesity, asthma, and other conditions in the context of law, community planning, and public health with experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention… more »