$10B Deal To Overhaul VA’s Digital Health Records Signed Despite Warnings It Could Prove To Be Boond

Kaiser Health News, May 18, 2018

KHN Morning Briefing: Summaries of health policy coverage from major news organizations Acting VA Secretary Robert Wilkie said in a statement that the 10-year deal would make much-needed improvements… Read More

‘Who the hell is this person?’ Trump’s Mar-a-Lago pal stymies VA project

Politico, April 30, 2018
by Arthur Allen

A West Palm Beach doctor’s ties to Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago social circle have enabled him to hold up the biggest health information technology project in history — the transformation… Read More

Ronny Jackson Withdraws As VA Nominee

NPR, April 26, 2018
by Jessica Taylor and Brian Naylor

Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, President Trump's embattled nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, has withdrawn from consideration for the post amid allegations he had fostered a hostile work… Read More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 NeuroscienceThe Project on Law and Applied Neuroscience, now… 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 and… 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