The Network has launched a nationwide search for a Director of its National Coordinating Center (NCC), based at William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul, MN. This leadership position will help steer the course of public health law and ensure the Network’s success as a catalyst for a healthier nation. The full position description and application process can be viewed here.
Public Health Law Research will open its fifth call for proposals (CFP) in early June. Short-term studies are no more than 18 months long, and will be funded up to $150,000 each. More detailed instructions outlining the proposal elements, selection criteria and eligibility criteria will be released in June. Learn more about this opportunity.
Jane Perkins, Senior Attorney at the Network’s Southeastern Region and legal director at the National Health Law Program (NHELP), authored “Implications of the Supreme Court’s ACA Medicaid Decision,” in a recent issue of the Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics. In this Q&A, Jane gives an introduction to her article and how it addresses a critical public health issue.