Professor Lindsay Wiley Elected President of American Society of Law, Medicine, and Ethics
American University Washington College of Law congratulates Professor Lindsay Wiley on her election as the next president of the American Society of Law, Medicine, and Ethics (ASLME). On June 7, at the annual Health Law Professors’ Conference, Wiley, who is director of AUWCL’s Health Law and Policy Program, was nominated and elected as President by the ASLME Board of Directors. Her term will begin in October 2017.
ASLME is a nonprofit, educational organization for scholars, teachers, and professionals at the intersection of law, policy, medicine, public health, nursing, and ethics. In addition to organizing conferences and webinars, the organization publishes the Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics and (with student editors at the Boston University School of Law) the American Journal of Law and Medicine. ASLME is the primary association for health law professors at schools of law, medicine, public health, nursing, business, and social work.
AUWCL and ASLME are hosting a conference this fall – “Next Steps in Health Reform 2017” – set to take place at the law school Oct. 26-28. The conference will feature a keynote address from new American University President and former Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell, as well as presentations by dozens of recognized experts in the field.
May 12, 2017
This year, American University Washington College of Law’s Health Law and Policy Summer Institute will celebrate its tenth year of specialized summer courses. The law school was an early adopter of the summer institute format for health law and policy, and continues to be a resource for students and practitioners.
January 27, 2017
Professor Lewis Grossman participated in a panel presentation on “FDA Issues Affecting Healthcare Providers” at the New York State Bar Association Annual Meeting in New York City, Wednesday, Jan. 25. He presented along with I. Glenn Cohen and Holly Fernandez Lynch of Harvard Law School and Robert Klitzman of the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Mailman School of Public Health.
American University Washington College of Law Announces 2016-2017 Teaching and Service Award RecipientsNovember 9, 2016
American University Washington College of Law has announced its 2016-2017 Teaching and Service Award recipients. Congratulations to Professors Christine Farley, Lindsay Wiley, and Padideh Ala’i, along with Adjunct Professors Gary Bair and Mary Ellen Barbera for their continued service and commitment to our legal community.