Each issue features legal news relating to public health and includes announcements; top national, state, and local stories; state and federal court opinions; and interviews.
In This Edition
|What would Benjamin D. Winig be doing if he weren’t working in public health law?
|Interview with Benjamin D. Winig, Senior Staff Attorney and Program Director, ChangeLab Solutions
|The American Health Lawyers Association and the Public Health Law Program (PHLP) are co-hosting a six-part free webinar series focused on legal issues at the intersection of public health and health care. The second webinar in the series, Health Care Quality: What’s Law Got to Do with It?, will take place Friday, July 17, 2015, 1:00–2:30 pm (EDT). This webinar will provide an overview of federally qualified health centers and rural health clinics and give practical insight into the field.
|The Network for Public Health Law is hosting a free webinar, Borrowing for College: Exploring the Connection between Student Loan Debt and Health, on Wednesday, June 24, 2015, 1:00–2:30 pm (EDT). The webinar will review trends in student borrowing and debt, examine effects of debt on student health, and consider proposed legal and policy reforms for financing higher education.
About Public Health Law News
Public Health Law News is published by the CDC Public Health Law Program in the Office for State, Tribal, Local and Territorial Support. It is released on the third Thursday of each month except holidays, plus special issues when warranted. It is distributed in electronic form and is free of charge.