Date: Thursday, March 31, 2016
Time: 11:30-3:00 p.m.

Address: Suffolk Law School
120 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02108

Details: Complimentary Luncheon at 11:30
First Floor Function Room
Discussion at 12:45 

RSVP: http://attend.com/healthlawsymposium2016

The Journal of Health & Biomedical Law at Suffolk University Law School will proudly host a Symposium on the legal and political implications of the recent opioid crisis on March 31, 2016.  The program will feature a lively interdisciplinary panel discussion of the various issues arising from the crisis and the issues to be considered in present and future legislation.

Moderator:

Renée M. Landers, JD
Professor of Law, Suffolk University Law School and Faculty Director of the Health and Biomedical Law Concentration

Panelists:

Honorable Serge Georges, Jr.
Associate Justice, Boston Municipal Court, Dorchester Division

Jessica Camacho, M.D.
Hospitalist, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Alan Gordon, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Brown University

Jamie Hoag, J.D.
Director of Government and Community Relations, The College of Holy Cross

Marion Scocca
Senior Director, Regulatory Department, Merrimack Pharmaceuticals

Volume XII, Number I is a theme book on the topic, featuring contributions by panelists and JHBL staffers.  This issue will be available through Westlaw and Lexis.  For a copy of the issue, contact the Editor-in-Chief at jhbl@suffolk.edu

About Last Year's Symposium

Thursday, March 26, 2015
12:00-3:00pm
Luncheon at 12:00, Panel Discussion at 12:45
First Floor Function Room 
Suffolk Law School
120 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02108

RSVP Suffolk.edu/law/programs

The Journal of Health & Biomedical Law at Suffolk University Law School will proudly host a Symposium on the legal implications of the recent Ebola outbreak on March 26, 2015. The program will feature a lively interdisciplinary panel discussion of the various legal issues arising from the recent Ebola outbreak, as well as how to apply the lessons learned to future viral outbreaks.

Moderator:

Renée M. Landers, JD
Professor of Law, Suffolk University Law School and Faculty Director of the Health and Biomedical Law Concentration

Panelists:

Seanna Balfe, JD
Assistant General Counsel, Litigation and Employment, inVentiv Health

Shawn D’Andrea, MD, MPH
Instructor of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of International Emergency Medicine and Humanitarian Programs; Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Kevin Outterson, JD
Professor of Law, Boston University School of Law

David Soley, JD
Attorney for Ebola Nurse Kaci Hickox; Partner, Bernstein Shur

Volume X, Issue 2 is a theme book on the topic, featuring contributions by panelists and JHBL staffers.  This issue will be available through Westlaw and Lexis. For a copy of the issue, contact the Editor-in-Chief at jhbl@suffolk.edu