Healthcare Entrepreneurship Program

Dr. John Shufeldt, Director
Law students interested in health law will be partnered with early-stage Arizona based businesses, to solve problems related to formation, IP issues, compliance and regulatory issues, contracts, leases and licenses. Students will work with in-house counsel or senior leadership in these organizations. Students will learn about and address the challenges encountered while starting an entrepreneurial business. Students attend the Innovation Advancement Program seminar.

Students participating in this clinic will work with John Shufeldt, M.D., J.D., a Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law alum and co-founder of NextCare, Inc.  
NOTE: This clinic will be divided into two components:
1)  two credit hour classroom-based component which will be graded on a numeric or letter scale
2)  four credit hour client-focused component which will be graded on a pass/fail basis.

For additional information, contact Dr. John Shufeldt at

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