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2013 HigHligHts FROM Hli tO A PROMiNENt lAW FiRM Elizabeth Winchell graduated from Hamline Law in 2013, and her Health Law Institute experience helped to propel her directly into a position as an Associate in the Health Care Practice Group at prominent Minneapolis law firm, Nilan Johnson Lewis. 1

Hamlines HealtH law institute the Health law institute Hli at Hamline University school of law is passionate about educating students both in and out of the classroom, engaging the health law community, and connecting research and scholarship to current events and industry challenges. the Health law institute is proud to engage industry professionals as advisory board members who represent many fields and professions in health care and health law and provide invaluable perspectives on the curren

message from tHe direCtor this past year has been another year of growth and accomplishment for the Health law institute for our students, our faculty and our alumni. as youll read in the following pages, we have much to celebrate, but let me start with just a few highlights endoflife care experts gathered at our november symposium Legal, Medical, and Ethical Issues in Minnesota EndofLife Care. Over 200 regional and national experts explored issues and topics such as the use of POLST orders Min

HealtH law institute HigHligHts Compelling events, new programs, awards, and student success events symposium legal, medical, and ethical issues in minnesota endoflife Care. The Health Law Institute and the Hamline Law Review were pleased to present, Legal, Medical, and Ethical Issues in Minnesota EndofLife Care on Friday, November 9, 2012. Federal and Minnesota laws recognize that individuals generally have the right to choose the time and manner of their death. However, these rights are not un

Professor Jonathan Kahn Publishes Book Race in a Bottle The Story of Bidil and Racialized Medicine in a PostGenomic Age, Columbia University Press 2012. In February 2012 the Health Law Institute hosted a presentation, reception, and book signing recognizing Dr. Kahn and his new book. The book is the product of a threeyear research project. The National Library of Medicine awarded Kahn a 124,000 grant to research and Professor Kahn with his new write the book. book and Professor Pope. The aim of

Online Compliance Certificate students began their program with a fourday residential component on Hamlines Saint Paul campus, and it culminated with students reuniting for a twoday capstone experience that included a comprehensive, multifaceted simulation exercise to test operational and substantive concepts learned throughout the program. new Programs first online cohort completes Health Care Compliance Certificate program Hamline Laws highly regarded Health Care Compliance Certificate progra

Rob Tungseth and Tescia Veldhouse, photo courtesy of SCCEHCCA The Health Care Compliance Association HCCA chose Rob Tungseth and Tescia Veldhouse to serve as interns during the Spring 2013 semester, and they were instrumental in helping HCCA bring its 3,000document Resource Library online in August. They were also asked to travel to Maryland to help Minneapolisbased HCCA at its biggest event of the year, the 17th Annual Compliance Institute. have included volunteering during National Healthcar

exPeriential learning Hli students receive handson, skillsbased training through a variety of experiential learning opportunities in the health care industry. Experiential learning is the current that runs through the entire Hamline Law curriculum. We decidedly integrate skills training, work experience and career services throughout every facet of the law school. HLI strongly embraces this uniquely Hamline Law approach to legal education. HLI students are kept apprised of the wide range of expe

administrative Hearings and related worK During the Fall 2012 semester, two students successfully represented a client in an unemployment benefits hearing. The client was a food service worker who had been terminated from her employment due to alleged misconduct. The students researched the issue and interviewed the client after the client had initially been denied benefits. The students prepared the client for the hearing and represented the client in the telephone hearing, which involved exami

exPeriential learning continued externsHiPs, internsHiPs, and otHer oPPortunities Health law externships Through the Health Law Externship, students apply classroom learning to realworld experiences under the direction of an attorney mentor. These externships require a classroom component and 114 hours of field work. Hamline students have recently worked with attorney mentors at, among other places Childrens Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota Compassion Choices DuVal Associates, P.A. Ecolab H

students attend upper midwest HCCa Conference. On September 14, 2012 over 15 Hamline Law students and alumni attended the Health Care Compliance Associations Upper Midwest Regional Annual Conference in Minneapolis, MN. The HCCA Conference provided great insight into the variety of roles that compliance officers play in the function of companies. It was great to see the speakers who hold J.D.s as well as their CHC playing vital roles in companies from UnitedHealth to Target. This opportunity gav

alumni suCCess Hli alumni continue to find meaningful positions and advance in their careers, even in a difficult job market. Employment statistics of those known to be seeking employment, for the Hamline Class of 2012, show an employment rate in Bar Passage, JD Advantage and Other Professional jobs of over 93. Indeed, Hamline graduates have secured competitive positions across all part of the health care industry, including Law Firms Leonard Street and Deinard Halleland Habicht Jackson Lewis Ba

elise Brown, Jd 13 In January, I was officially offered and of course accepted a position as an associate attorney with Geraghty, OLoughlin, Kenney in St. Paul, following graduation. They are an 11 attorney firm with offices in both St. Paul and Duluth, MN. We practice all areas of health law, but focus mainly on medical malpractice defense. I have been clerking there since June of 2011. This truly is my dream job and I am incredibly overwhelmed and excited that I have been given the opportunit

HealtH law institute CurriCulum in may 2013, the Health law institute awarded twentytwo general Health law Certificates and twentythree Health Care Compliance Certificates. every health law student is paired with a Health law institute faculty advisor to guide them through course and career planning. since 2008, the Health law institute has awarded 84 general Health law Certificates and 76 Health Care Compliance Certificates. Health Law Institute courses serve not only our certificate students,

HealtH law Courses 2012 Classroom Courses sPring l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l l 2013 fall l 2014 fall Jterm sPring l summer Jterm sPring l summer Administrative Law Advanced Health Law Seminar Assisted Reproductive Technologies Bioethics Compliance Laws Regulations Compliance Skills Auditing, Investigating Reporting Drug Device Law Elder Law Food Law Food Drug Law Fraud Abuse Genetics Seminar Governance Ethics in Compliance

faCulty and staff HealtH law institute faCulty thaddeus Pope, Jd, Ph.d. Director, Health Law Institute Associate Professor of Law tpope01hamline.edu 6515232519 Thaddeus Pope joined Hamline Law as the Director of the Health Law Institute in January 2012. He is the Secretary of the AALS Section on Law, Medicine, and Health Care a member of the CMS Medicare Evidence Development Coverage Advisory Committee and an Edmond J. Safra Network Fellow at Harvard University. His research focuses on endoflif

Review, and the Stanford Law Policy Journal to Health Affairs, the American Journal of Public Health, and Nature Genetics. Much of his work can be viewed at httpssrn. comauthor180388. Before coming to Hamline, Dr. Kahn practiced with Hogan Hartson after graduating from law school. He then went on to complete his Ph.D. and teach at Bard College. Later, he served as a Visiting Associate Professor at Harvard University and has also taught at the University of Minnesota, Cornell University School

faCulty and staff continued program. She expanded and directed Hamlines acclaimed Competitions Program and is faculty advisor for the national Taxation Moot Court Competition teams. Jason marisam, Jd Assistant Professor of Law Professor Marisam teaches Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, and Torts. His areas of expertise include legislation, regulation, and election law. Professor Marisam graduated cum laude from Harvard Law School, where he was an editor on the Harvard Law Review. Before jo

Health law revolves around an industry, not a casebook. It impacts every American every day. The health care challenges for academics, industry leaders, and students confront us in the headlines each morning. And, because it is so dynamic, we need to make sure that our students experience the most advanced health law curriculum in the most compelling way from expert instructors. Thaddeus Pope Associate Professor of Law and Director, Health Law Institute faCulty sCHolarsHiP Health law institute

faCulty sCHolarsHiP continued Physicians and Safe Harbor Legal Immunity, 212 ANNALS HEALTH L. 121135 2012. The Courts, Futility, and the Ends of Medicine, 3072 JAMA 151152 2012 with Douglas B. White. Medical Futility, in GUIDANCE FOR HEALTHCARE ETHICS COMMITTEES ch.13 Micah D. Hester Toby Schonfeld eds., Cambridge University Press 2012. Review of Lawrence J. Schneiderman and Nancy S. Jecker, Wrong Medicine Doctors, Patients, and Futile Treatment, 121 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF BIOETHICS 4951 2012. Res

Plenary Panelist Healthcare Reform and Health Care Stakeholder Disputes Can We Identify Common Ground MARQUETTE UNIVERSITY PROGRAM IN DISPUTE RESOLUTION, Milwaukee, Wisconsin October 12, 2012. The PatientHealthcare Provider Relationship When Is the Relationship Broken Healthcare Reform and Health Care Stakeholder Disputes Can We Identify Common Ground MARQUETTE UNIVERSITY PROGRAM IN DISPUTE RESOLUTION, Milwaukee, Wisconsin October 12, 2012. The Affordable Care Act Decisions Implications for Hea

faCulty sCHolarsHiP continued Presentations Invited Lecture The Troubling Persistence of Race in Biomedicine. Programme Group Anthropology of Health, Care and the Body Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research AISSR. University of Amsterdam, Netherlands. June 24, 2013. Master Class Presentation Race in a Bottle Law, Commerce and the Production of Race in Biomedicine. Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences. RNAASHendrik Muller Summer School on Race and Racialization. Amsterdam, Net

FederalState Tensions in Fulfilling Medicaids Purpose, 22 Ann. Health L., forthcoming, 2012. Health Law Policy Scholars and Prescription Policy Choices in support of respondents on the constitutional validity of the Medicaid expansion, Amicus brief in Florida v. Department of Health Human Services, No. 11400, Coauthored with Michael Outterson, Nichole Huberfeld, Elizabeth Weeks Leonard, Sara Rosenbaum, and Sidney D. Watson Legal, Social, and Economic Issues for Cancer Patients with Heart Disea

Health Law Institute Hamline University School of Law 1536 Hewitt Avenue, MSD2017 Saint Paul, MN 551041237 law.hamline.eduhealthlaw twitter HealthlawHusl 201314 HealtH law institute events tuesday, July 23, 2013 mnsure minnesota Health insurance exchange what you need to Know Presented by April ToddMalmlov, Executive Director, MNsure tHursday, novemBer 7, 2013 Health Care Compliance Career Panel tHursday, novemBer 21, 2013 deans dinner Featuring Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, the Diane Robert Levy Uni

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