Events & Announcements


The Network and ASLME have jointly published a symposium edition of the Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics featuring articles on a number of critical topics discussed at the 2014 Public Health Law Conference. All 24 articles are now available for download — here is a sampling:

Domestic Legal Preparedness and Response to Ebola

From Beginning to End: The Importance of Evidence-Based Policymaking in Vaccination Mandates

Human Health Impacts of Climate Change: Implications for the Practice and Law of Public Health

Shared Use and Safe Routes to School: Managing the Fear of Liability

The Role of Law in Supporting Secondary Uses of Electronic Health Information


RWJF's New Connections program awards grants up to $100,000 for a 24-month period to junior investigators and mid-career consultants to conduct research on priority topics in public health. More information here.