Events

 35th Annual Health Law Professors Conference


June 7-9, 2012

Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
Arizona State University
Tempe, Arizona


For more information about the conference and a brief wrap-up report from ASLME, please visit ASLME's website here.
    

Public Health Law and Policy: A Partnership Conference

image On October 6, 2011, The Network for Public Health Law – Western Region hosted Public Health Law and Policy: A Partnership Conference and Workshop at ASU. The event brought together over 100 public health practitioners, policy-makers, advocates, attorneys, health care professionals, administrators, scholars, researchers, and students from across the Western Region to examine and discuss laws and policies that promote, protect, and improve the public’s health.




Conference Agenda



Public Health Law Briefing 1: Emergency Preparedness and Crisis Standards of Care 

James G. Hodge Jr., JD, LLM, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, ASU, and Director, Public Health Law Network – Western Region  

Umair A. Shah, MD, MPH, Deputy Director, Harris County Public Health & Environmental Services (HCPHES), and Director, HCPHES Disease Control & Clinical Prevention Division

Public Health Law Briefing 2: Emerging Legal Issues Initiative - Responding to a Changing Public Health Infrastructure  

Gene W. MatthewsJD, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, and Director, Public Health Law Network - Southeastern Region

Public Health Law Briefing 3: Practical Law for Public Health Officials 

Susan Allan, MD, JD, MPH, University of Washington School of Public Health, and Director, Northwest Center for Public Health Practice

Public Health Law Briefing 4: Legal Support for Health Impact Assessments to Protect the Public's Health

Erin C. Fuse Brown, JD, MPH, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, ASU, and Deputy Director, Public Health Law Network - Western Region

Doug Farquhar, JD, National Conference of State Legislatures

Public Health Law Briefing 5: Chronic Disease Prevention & "Health in All Policies": Making the Healthy Choice the Easy Choice

Marice AsheJD, MPH, Executive Director, Public Health Law and Policy, Oakland, CA.

Public Health Law Briefing 6: Medical Marijuana Laws and the Public's Health 

Clifford M. ReesJD, University of New Mexico School of Law, and Practice Director, Public Health Law Network - Western Region 

Ann Hause, JD, Director of Legal and Regulatory Affairs, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment