Pursue a Certificate in Health Care Compliance

Administered by the Health Law and Policy Program, the Health Care Compliance Certificate designates J.D. and LL.M students who have completed a concentration of courses in health care law and compliance.Read more

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2020 Health Justice Conference

October 1-2, 2020 | The Health Law and Policy Program at American University Washington College of Law, in partnership with ChangeLab Solutions, LLC, is pleased to present Health Justice: Engaging Critical Perspectives in Health Law and Policy. Read more

 
AUWCL Health Law and Policy Program Ranked Among the Nation's Top 20

AUWCL Health Law and Policy Program Ranked Among the Nation's Top 20

Our students benefit from a depth of health law course offerings and opportunities that few law schools are able to match, including in health care financing and delivery, health care compliance, food and drug law, health care privacy and data security, health care fraud and abuse, medical malpractice, bioethics and regulation of human subjects research, public health law, and global health law.

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Health Law and Policy Summer Institute Hosts Lunch and Learn Series

Health Law and Policy Summer Institute Hosts Lunch and Learn Series

On Friday, May 31, American University Washington College of Law’s Health Law and Policy Summer Institute held the first event of its annual summer lunch and learn series, entitled “Health Care Trends, Challenges, and Opportunities.”

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Health Law and Policy Program Hosts Opioid Crisis Conference

Health Law and Policy Program Hosts Opioid Crisis Conference

On Feb. 22, 2019, American University Washington College of Law’s Health Law and Policy hosted “The Opioid Crisis: Rethinking Policy and Law," bringing together leading experts from across the country in the fields of public policy, law, economics, medicine, public health, law enforcement, and emergency response to re-imagine policies and laws related to the opioid epidemic.

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Health Law Legislative and Regulatory Practice Colloquium - Spring 2019

Health Law Legislative and Regulatory Practice Colloquium - Spring 2019

Health Law and Policy Program presents: Health Law Legislative and Regulatory Practice Colloquium Series - Spring 2019. Join us for a series of events highlighting current developments in health law and policy.

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AUWCL Health Law & Policy Program Recognized as One of the Best Health Law Programs in the Country

AUWCL Health Law & Policy Program Recognized as One of the Best Health Law Programs in the Country

“We’re honored to be recognized as one of the best health law programs in the country. Through our course offerings, externship program, student-run publication, competition teams, and networking events, we’re working hard to ensure our students graduate practice-ready and connected to opportunities in the Washington, DC area and beyond. Our alumni are practicing law at the top of their field and giving back to students by coaching them in competitions and on the job market.” - Professor Lindsay Wiley, Director of the Health Law and Policy Program

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