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ABOUT THE CENTER:

It’s no surprise we are perennially ranked among the top ten programs in the nation. Founded in 1953, The Law-Medicine Center is the oldest law school-based center for the study of legal
medicine and health law in the United States. The field of health law effectively began with the creation of the center in 1953.
It’s no surprise we are perennially ranked among the top ten programs in the nation. Founded in 1953, The Law-Medicine Center is the oldest law school-based center for the study of legal medicine and health law in the United States. The field of health law effectively began with the creation of the center in 1953.

CENTER NEWS

CWRU School of Law and University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital establish medical-legal partnership

CWRU School of Law and University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital establish medical-legal partnership

Sep 7, 2017
Law school and University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital establish medical-legal partnership.

Are research participants truly representative of the patients?

Sep 5, 2017
Law alumna, Paula Taylor Whitfield (’83), answers that question and others when she returns to the law school on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 4:30-5:30 PM, to give the annual Maxwell J. Mehlman Lecture titled, “Diversity in Clinical Trials ~ Why it is Especially Crucial Today?”

Is change coming to American health care irrespective of AHA or White House Budgetary Cuts?

Sep 5, 2017
Join the Law-Medicine Center on Monday, October 30th, at 4:30 PM, for a discussion on the current state and future outlook of American Health Care, with Dean Ali S. Khan, MD, MPH, retired Assistant Surgeon General, United States Public Health Service (USPHS) for the 2017 Oliver C. Schroeder Scholar-in-Residence lecture, Witchdoctors, Zombies and Wizards: Rethinking Health in America.
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