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It’s no surprise we are perennially ranked among the top ten programs in the nation. Founded in 1953, The Law-Medicine Center is the oldest law school-based center for the study of legal
medicine and health law in the United States. The field of health law effectively began with the creation of the center in 1953.
It’s no surprise we are perennially ranked among the top ten programs in the nation. Founded in 1953, The Law-Medicine Center is the oldest law school-based center for the study of legal medicine and health law in the United States. The field of health law effectively began with the creation of the center in 1953.

CENTER NEWS

New book examines legal, ethical and policy implications of electronic health records and medical “big data”

New book examines legal, ethical and policy implications of electronic health records and medical “big data”

Dec 13, 2016
Electronic Health Records and Medical Big Data: Law and Policy, written by Law-Medicine Center Co-Director Sharona Hoffman, helps readers gain an in-depth understanding of electronic health record systems, medical big data, and the regulations that govern them. 

Law professor submits amicus brief in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt

Nov 14, 2016
Case Western Reserve University Law Professor B. Jessie Hill, along with professors Melissa Murray and I. Glenn Cohen, have submitted an amicus brief supporting the petitioners in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt.  
Health law program receives ‘perfect score’

Health law program receives ‘perfect score’

Sep 9, 2016
PreLaw Magazine recently ranked our Law-Medicine Center among the top 4 in the country, awarding it an A+ designation.
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