Upcoming

Outbreak: Developing New Medical Products for Epidemics,

Outbreak: Developing New Medical Products for Epidemics,
A lecture by Peter Hutt

January 15, 2015 12:30 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Hauser Hall 102
1575 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA

The recent outbreak of Ebola has called attention to the substantial difficulties associated with developing and testing new products for…
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A lecture by Efthimios Parasidis on issues in food law

A lecture by Efthimios Parasidis on issues in food law

January 29, 2015 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Wasserstein Hall, Milstein West A
Harvard Law School, 1585 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Efthimios Parasidis is Associate Professor at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law and holds a joint appointment with the…
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REGISTER NOW: Third Annual Health Law Year in P/Review

REGISTER NOW: Third Annual Health Law Year in P/Review

January 30, 2015 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Conferences
2014-2015
Wasserstein Hall, Milstein East AB
1585 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA

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Please join us for the Third Annual Health Law Year in P/Review symposium, with leading experts discussing major developments during…
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Health Law Workshop: Thomas Greaney

Health Law Workshop: Thomas Greaney

February 2, 2015 5:00 PM
Health Law Workshops
2014-2015
Griswold Hall, Room 110
1525 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Thomas L. Greaney is Chester A. Myers Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Center for Health Law Studies at St. Louis University…
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A Right to Health?:

A Right to Health?:
A lecture by John Tasioulas

February 5, 2015 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
TBD

There have been recent calls to establish a framework convention on health grounded in the human right to health. But…
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Pain & Suffering Symposium

Pain & Suffering Symposium

February 5, 2015 6:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, Harvard Medical School
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA

Registration is required for this event. Please register here. On Thursday, February 5, 2015 at the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center…
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Health Law Workshop: Liran Einav

Health Law Workshop: Liran Einav

February 9, 2015 5:00 PM
Health Law Workshops
2014-2015
Griswold Hall, Room 110
1525 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Presentation Title: "The Response of Drug Expenditure to Non-Linear Contract Design: Evidence from Medicare Part D" (co-authors, Amy Finkelstein and Paul…
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SAVE THE DATE: Speaker on Law & Applied Neuroscience

SAVE THE DATE: Speaker on Law & Applied Neuroscience

February 11, 2015 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Harvard Law School
1585 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Part of the Project on Law and Applied Neuroscience.
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Health Law Workshop: Amy Kapczynski

Health Law Workshop: Amy Kapczynski

February 23, 2015 5:00 PM
Health Law Workshops
2014-2015
Griswold Hall, Room 110
1525 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Amy Kapczynski is an Associate Professor of Law at Yale Law School and director of the Global Health Justice Partnership. She…
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Health Law Workshop: Robert Truog

Health Law Workshop: Robert Truog

March 2, 2015 5:00 PM
Health Law Workshops
2014-2015
Griswold Hall, Room 110
1525 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Presentation Title: "Brain Death Is a Legal Fiction" Robert D. Truog is Professor of Medical Ethics, Anaesthesiology & Pediatrics at Harvard…
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SAVE THE DATE: Speaker on Law & Applied Neuroscience

SAVE THE DATE: Speaker on Law & Applied Neuroscience

March 4, 2015 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015

Part of the Project on Law and Applied Neuroscience.
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Health Law Workshop: Nadia Sawicki

Health Law Workshop: Nadia Sawicki

March 9, 2015 5:00 PM
Health Law Workshops
2014-2015
Griswold Hall, Room 110
1525 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Presentation Title: "Medical Relevance and the Scope of Informed Consent Disclosure" Nadia A. Sawicki is Associate Professor of Law at…
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Book Launch: Identified versus Statistical Lives:

Book Launch: Identified versus Statistical Lives:
An Interdisciplinary Approach

March 11, 2015 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Harvard Law School Library, Langdell Hall
1557 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

The "Identified versus Statistical Lives: An Interdisciplinary Approach" book talk and discussion will feature: I. Glenn Cohen, co-editor, Petrie-Flom Faculty…
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SAVE THE DATE: Families Matter:

SAVE THE DATE: Families Matter:
Ethically, Legally, and Clinically

March 18 - 20, 2015
Conferences
2014-2015

We often talk, in bioethics, about individual autonomy.  Yet our most challenging ethical, legal and clinical controversies in health care…
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SAVE THE DATE: Speaker on Law & Applied Neuroscience

SAVE THE DATE: Speaker on Law & Applied Neuroscience

March 25, 2015 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015

Part of the Project on Law and Applied Neuroscience.
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Health Law Workshop: Abbe Gluck

Health Law Workshop: Abbe Gluck

March 30, 2015 5:00 PM
Health Law Workshops
2014-2015
Griswold Hall, Room 110
1525 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Abbe R. Gluck is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School. She joined Yale Law School in 2012, having…
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SAVE THE DATE: Speaker on Law & Applied Neuroscience

SAVE THE DATE: Speaker on Law & Applied Neuroscience

April 8, 2015 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015

Part of the Project on Law and Applied Neuroscience.
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Health Law Workshop: Rachel Sachs

Health Law Workshop: Rachel Sachs

April 13, 2015 5:00 PM
Health Law Workshops
2014-2015
Griswold Hall, Room 110
1525 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Presentation Title: "Prescription Drug Reimbursement as Innovation Incentive" Rachel Sachs is an Academic Fellow at the Petrie-Flom Center. She earned her…
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FDA’s Impact on Pharmaceutical Innovation:

FDA’s Impact on Pharmaceutical Innovation:
A lecture by Neil Flanzraich

April 14, 2015 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
TBD

The Petrie-Flom Center will host a lecture by Neil Flanzraich, who graduated from HLS in 1968 and was appointed by Dean Martha Minow…
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REGISTER NOW: 2015 Annual Conference

REGISTER NOW: 2015 Annual Conference
Law, Religion, and American Healthcare

May 8 - 9, 2015
Conferences
2014-2015
Wasserstein Hall, Milstein East BC
1585 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

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Register now for the Petrie-Flom Center's 2015 annual conference: “Law, Religion, and American Health Care”! Conference DescriptionReligion and medicine have historically…
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Past

Petrie-Flom Reception at 2014 PRIM&R Annual Conference

Petrie-Flom Reception at 2014 PRIM&R Annual Conference

December 5, 2014 7:00 - 8:30 PM
Conferences
2014-2015
Hilton Baltimore, Calloway Room
401 West Pratt St., Baltimore, MD

The Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School will host a welcome reception at PRIM&R's 2014 Advancing Ethical…
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Book Launch: Patients with Passports: Medical Tourism, Law, and Ethics

Book Launch: Patients with Passports: Medical Tourism, Law, and Ethics

November 19, 2014 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Harvard Law School Library, Langdell Hall, Caspersen Room
1557 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

VIDEO: Watch the full event!

I. Glenn Cohen's new book Patients with Passports: Medical Tourism, Law, and Ethics  (Oxford University Press, 2014) is the first comprehensive…
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Health Law Workshop: Leemore Dafny

Health Law Workshop: Leemore Dafny

November 10, 2014 5:00 PM
Health Law Workshops
2014-2015
Griswold Hall, Room 110
1525 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Download the Presentation Topic Paper: "More Insurers Lower Premiums: Evidence from Initial Pricing in the Health Insurance Marketplaces" (co-authors, Jonathan Gruber…
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Law and Ethics of Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing

Law and Ethics of Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing

November 6, 2014 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Wasserstein Hall, Room 3018
1585 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

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The Petrie-Flom Center hosted a discussion of the issues surrounding noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT), a screening method for detecting certain…
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Global Reproduction:

Global Reproduction:
Health, Law, and Human Rights in Surrogacy and Egg Donation

November 5, 2014 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Wasserstein Hall, Room 1010
Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA

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A screening of the documentary Can We See the Baby Bump, Please?, which was followed by a panel discussion of the legal…
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Health Law Workshop: Matt Lamkin

Health Law Workshop: Matt Lamkin

November 3, 2014 5:00 PM
Health Law Workshops
2014-2015
Griswold Hall, Room 110
1525 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Download the Presentation Topic Paper: "Regulating Identity: Medical Regulation as Social Control" Matt Lamkin is Assistant Professor of Law at the…
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Transparency in the Global Food System:

Transparency in the Global Food System:
How Much Information and to What Ends?

October 24 - 25, 2014
Conferences
2014-2015
UCLA Faculty Center
480 Charles Young Drive, Los Angeles, CA

he Resnick Program for Food Law and Policy at UCLA School of Law and The Food Law Lab at Harvard…
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Screening of Fed Up

Screening of Fed Up

October 22, 2014 4:30 - 6:30 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Ames Courtroom, Austin Hall
Harvard Law School, 1575 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Documentary Synopsis:Everything we’ve been told about food and exercise for the past 30 years is dead wrong. Fed Up is the film…
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Human Subjects Research Regulation: Perspectives on the Future

Human Subjects Research Regulation: Perspectives on the Future

October 22, 2014 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Harvard Law School Library, Langdell Hall, Caspersen Room
1557 Massachusetts Ave., 4th floor, Cambridge, MA

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MIT Press recently published Human Subjects Research Regulation: Perspectives on the Future (2014), co-edited by Petrie-Flom Center Faculty Director, I. Glenn Cohen, and Executive…
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Emerging Issues and New Frontiers for FDA Regulation

Emerging Issues and New Frontiers for FDA Regulation

October 20, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Conferences
2014-2015
Washington, DC

The Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School and the Food and Drug Law Institute are pleased to…
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A Conversation with Former Attorney General and Governor of Wisconsin Jim Doyle

A Conversation with Former Attorney General and Governor of Wisconsin Jim Doyle

October 15, 2014 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Wasserstein Hall, Room 1019
1585 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Join the Harvard Health Law Society for a lunch talk with former Attorney General and Governor of Wisconsin Jim Doyle.…
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Petrie-Flom Center Annual Open House - 2014

Petrie-Flom Center Annual Open House - 2014

October 6, 2014 5:30 - 7:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Wasserstein Hall, Milstein West AB
1585 Massachusetts Ave., 2nd floor, Cambridge, MA

Come learn more about what the Petrie-Flom Center does and how you can get involved at this gathering for faculty, colleagues,…
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Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare Start-Ups

Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare Start-Ups
(followed by Petrie-Flom's 2014 Open House)

October 6, 2014 4:00 - 5:30 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Wasserstein Hall, Milstein West AB
1585 Massachusetts Ave., 2nd floor, Cambridge, MA

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New healthcare start-ups face a range of legal and ethical challenges as they develop new products and services and solicit…
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A Conversation with the HHS Office of the Inspector General

A Conversation with the HHS Office of the Inspector General

September 30, 2014 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Wasserstein Hall, Room 3018
1585 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

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A conversation with the Boston office of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General (OIG), Office…
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Health Law Workshop: Benjamin Roin

Health Law Workshop: Benjamin Roin

September 29, 2014 5:00 PM
Health Law Workshops
2014-2015
Griswold Hall, Room 110
1525 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Download the Presentation Topic Paper: "Solving the Problem of New Uses by Creating Incentives for Private Industry to Repurpose Off-Patent Drugs"…
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Health Law Workshop: Thomas McGuire

Health Law Workshop: Thomas McGuire

September 22, 2014 5:00 PM
Health Law Workshops
2014-2015
Griswold Hall, Room 110
1525 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Download the Presentation Topic Paper: Do "Reverse Payment" Settlements of Brand-Generic Patent Disputes in the Pharmaceutical Industry Constitute an Anticompetitive Pay…
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Health Law Workshop: Anup Malani

Health Law Workshop: Anup Malani

September 15, 2014 5:00 PM
Health Law Workshops
2014-2015
Griswold Hall, Room 110
1525 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Download the Paper: "The Insurance Value of Medical Innovation" Anup Malani is the Lee and Brena Freeman Professor at the University…
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Bill of Health/Petrie-Flom reception at the 2014 ASLME Health Law Professors conference

Bill of Health/Petrie-Flom reception at the 2014 ASLME Health Law Professors conference

June 5, 2014 6:30 PM
Conferences
2013-2014
Bin 55 (restaurant)
Marriott Marquis, lobby level, 780 Mission St., San Francisco, CA

All Bill of Health bloggers and readers and friends of the Petrie-Flom Center who are attending the annual ASLME Health…
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Biostatistics and FDA Regulation:

Biostatistics and FDA Regulation:
The Convergence of Science and Law

May 20, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Conferences
2013-2014
Wasserstein Hall, Milstein West AB
1585 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Symposium Presented by the Drug Information Association (DIA), the Food and Drug Law Institute (FDLI), and the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and…
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