Veterans are key as surge of states okay medical pot for PTSD

STAT, November 26, 2017
by Associated Press

[...] Twenty-eight states plus the District of Columbia now include PTSD in their medical marijuana programs, a tally that has more than doubled in the last two years, according to data compiled by the… Read More

‘You’re On Your Own’

NPR, November 15, 2017
by Camila Domonoske

The U.S. military's restrictions on covering abortions can create logistical, emotional, career and health challenges for service members who become pregnant, according to a newly released study.… Read More

Petrie-Flom Welcomes New Senior Fellow in Law and Applied Neuroscience!

Petrie-Flom Center, July 21, 2017

We’re excited to announce our 2017–2018 Senior Fellow in Law and Applied Neuroscience, Francis X. Shen! Project on Law and Applied Neuroscience The Project on Law and Applied Neuroscience,… Read More

Director of the Program for Research Integrity Development and Education (PRIDE)
US Department of Veteran's Affairs

Deadline: September 9, 2016

Job Overview: OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln’s promise – “To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan” – by serving… Read More

Review of Human subjects research regulation: perspectives on the future

Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics, Vol. 36, Issue 2, April 2015
by Lydia Stewart Ferreira (Visiting Scholar)

Petrie-Flom Visiting Scholar Lydia Stewart Ferreira, currently Adjunct Professor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law and Osgoode Hall Law School, recently published a review… Read More

Third Annual Health Law Year in P/Review collaborative blogging with Health Affairs

Petrie-Flom, February 5, 2015

The Third Annual Health Law Year in P/Review was a big success!  Video will be posted on our website shortly, but our presenters will be posting on their respective topics in a collaborative blog… Read More

Research Assistant for Projects on Veterans Benefits Law and Policy
WilmerHale Legal Services Center, Harvard Law School

Deadline: February 25, 2015

Clinical Professor Daniel Nagin seeks a research assistant for projects related to veterans benefits law and policy. To apply, please send a resume and transcript to dnagin@law.harvard.edu. Read More

Human Subjects Research Regulation

MIT Press, August 2014
by I. Glenn Cohen (Faculty Director) and Holly Fernandez Lynch (Executive Director), eds.

Human Subjects Research Regulation: Perspectives on the Future (MIT Press 2014), co-edited by Petrie-Flom Center Faculty Director, I. Glenn Cohen, and Executive Director, Holly Fernandez Lynch, stems from… Read More

Harvard Law Professor: Suing the VA Is Full of Challenges

Newsmax, May 27, 2014
by Courtney Coren, interviewing I. Glenn Cohen (Faculty Director)

Those affected by the scandal at Veterans Affairs hospitals across the country could file a class action lawsuit, but such a move also presents "some challenges," says I. Glenn Cohen, Harvard University… Read More

Harvard Law Prof: Administration Chose Not to Act on VA Scandal

Newsmax, May 21, 2014
by Courtney Coren, interviewing I. Glenn Cohen (Faculty Director)

The Veterans Affairs scandal is the most disturbing scandal this year because the Obama administration seemed to know about it but didn't do anything, says I. Glenn Cohen, leading expert in bioethics… Read More

ANALYSIS: VA Department Responsible for Veteran Deaths

RIA Novosti, April 25, 2014
by Lyudmila Chernova, quoting I. Glenn Cohen (Faculty Director)

[...] Glenn Cohen, a health policy and bioethics expert at Harvard Law School, stressed the Veterans Administration has had a serious history of delays in many areas and one of the key promises of the… Read More