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Prioritizing Public Health Laws and Policy in the 2020 Election

posted on Wed, Oct 9 2019 2:47 pm by The Network for Public Health Law

October 17, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. EST

With substantial challenges facing America’s health care and public health systems, candidates running in the 2020 Presidential Election are prioritizing health policies in their campaigns. This webinar will provide objective research and analyses on the newest, emerging law and policy ideas to improve the public’s health based on the candidates’ current positions. How the candidates vary in their approach to these emerging ideas and the key legal issues to consider will also be covered with time for questions or comments.


The dominant emerging themes that will be covered include:

  • universal access to health care
  • the future of the Affordable Care Act
  • proposed “Medicare for All” programs
  • reproductive rights
  • gun violence prevention
  • prescription drug prices


  • Kayleen Klarich, Communications Manager, Network for Public Health Law, National Office

Key Presenter:

  • James G. Hodge, Jr., JD, LLM, Network for Public Health Law - Western Region Office


You may qualify for CLE credit. ASLME is an approved provider of continuing legal education credits in several states ASLME will also apply for CLE credits in other states upon request. An email from ASLME regarding CLE credits will be sent to attendees following the webinar.