Join us at the Seventh Annual Health Law Year in P/Review symposium to hear leading experts discuss major developments during 2018 and what to watch out for in 2019. Speakers at this day-long event will cover hot topics including health policy under the current administration, pharmaceutical policy, and public health law. Featured panels will explore "Challenges Facing Health Care General Counsels" and "AI in Health Care."
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9:00 - 9:30am, Genetics in Criminal Law
Aziza Ahmed, Professor of Law, Northeastern University School of Law
9:30 - 10:45, Panel Discussion: Challenges Facing Health Care General Counsels
Panel participants TBD.
10:45 - 11:30am, The Current Status of the Ebola Epidemic
Helen Branswell, Senior Writer, Infectious Disease, STAT
Alicia Yamin, Adjunct Lecturer, Director of the JD/MPH program, and Policy Director of the Francois-Xavier Bagnoud (FXB) Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health
11:30am - 12:00pm, Developments in Fraud and Abuse
- Michael Loucks, Partner, Health Care and Life Sciences, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
12:00 - 1:00pm, The FDA in 2019: A Fireside Chat
Stacy Cline Amin, Chief Counsel, U. S. Food and Drug Administration
Moderator: I. Glenn Cohen, James A. Attwood and Leslie Williams Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics, Harvard Law School
1:00 - 1:45pm, Lunch
1:45 - 2:45pm, Panel Discussion: AI in Health Care
Panel participants TBD.
2:45 - 3:00pm, Break
3:00 - 3:45pm, The Role of Providers in the Opioid Epidemic
Brendal Abel, Legislative and Regulatory Affairs Counsel, Massachusetts Medical Society and Faculty Affiliate, Center for Bioethics, Harvard Medical School
Stephen Wood, Fellow in Bioethics, Center for Bioethics, Harvard Medical School
3:45 - 4:15pm, Current ACA Litigation
- Joel McElvain, Senior Fellow and Distinguished Visiting Scholar, the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy, Yale Law School
4:15 - 4:45pm, Orphan Drug Act
- Amitabh Chandra, Malcolm Wiener Professor of Social Policy and Director of Health Policy Research, Harvard Kennedy School of Government
4:45 - 5:00pm, Closing Remarks
This event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited and registration is required. Register now!
The Seventh Annual Health Law Year in P/Review is sponsored by the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School and the Center for Bioethics at Harvard Medical School, with support from the Oswald DeN. Cammann Fund at Harvard University