Celebrating 125 Years

Lectures & Events

 
March 2017
Friday
3
March
2017
Tinkham Veale University Center
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Speaker: Maureen Guirguis (Kenny), Professor and Co-Director of Human Trafficking Law Clinic Case Western Reserve University School of Law
John Morgan, Detective, Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Department
Karen McHenry, Homeless and Missing Youth Program Director, Bellefaire JCB
Teresa Stafford, Senior Director of Victims' Services and Outreach, Cleveland Rape Crisis Center
Renee Jones, Founder and CEO, Renee Jones Empowerment Center
Barbara Freeman, First Graduate of CATCH Court, Columbus, Ohio, Founder, Freeman Project
Kathleen Hackett, RN, BSN, SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) Coordinator, Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, University Hospitals
Approved for 6.5 hours of in-person CLE credit
Monday
6
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Elisabeth Rosenthal, Editor-in-Chief, Kaiser Health News
Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Thursday
9
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Michael H. Posner, Jerome Kohlberg Professor Ethics and Finance, Professor Business and Society, Center for Business and Human Rights, NYU Stern School of Business
Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
22
March
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Speaker: Juliet P. Kostritsky, Everett D. & Eugenia S. McCurdy Professor of Contract Law
Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Thursday
23
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Philip Hackney, James E. & Betty M. Phillips Associate Professor of Law, LSU Law Center
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
30
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31
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
This is a two-day event
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6 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
April 2017
Friday
7
April
2017
Glidden House
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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5.5 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval
Thursday
13
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Tim Wu, Professor, Columbia Law School
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
19
April
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Speaker: Kathryn S. Mercer, Professor of Lawyering Skills, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
May 2017
Wednesday
17
May
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Speaker: Timothy Webster, Professor of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
“Worst Pills, Best Pills”
Sponsor
Oliver C. Schroeder, Jr. Scholar-in-Residence Lecture Presented by the Law-Medicine Center
NOV 16, 2005
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location
Moot Courtroom (A59)


  • Adverse drug reactions are the fourth leading cause of death for Americans, killing 100,000 people each year. What reforms are needed to safeguard consumers?

  • Are more drug choices the answer?

  • Are drug safety standards adequate?

  • Has the FDA adequately evolved to meet its regulatory challenges?

Speaker Information
Sidney Wolfe, M.D.
Director of Public Citizen's Health Research Group

Sidney Wolfe, M.D.Spearheading advocacy in pharmaceutical policy, Dr. Sidney Wolfe has been Director of Public Citizen's Health Research Group since its creation in 1971. He is a member of the Society for General Internal Medicine and teaches as an adjunct professor of internal medicine at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, where he completed his medical training. Previously, Dr. Wolfe worked at the National Institutes of Health conducting research, and received the MacArthur Foundation Fellowship in 1990.
Additional Information
Oliver C. Schroeder, Jr.Oliver C. Schroeder, Jr., Co-Founder of the Law-Medicine Center
An integral part of the Law-Medicine Center, The Oliver C. Schroeder, Jr. Scholar-in-Residence honors individuals who have made significant contributions in the fields of health law and policy. It was established in 1986 with generous gifts from law school alumni, friends, and colleagues of Professor Schroeder in recognition of his dedicated service to the School of Law. During his 38 years on the law faculty, Professor Schroeder served as a professor and acting dean, and co-founded the Law-Medicine Center. Professor Schroeder was director of the Center from its inception until 1986 when he retired and was named Professor Emeritus.

Free and open to the public. Reception following lecture.

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