Lindsay F. Wiley
Professor of Law
Director, Health Law and Policy Program
Office: Room Y219
Lindsay F. Wiley teaches torts, health law, and public health law. Her research focuses on access to health care and healthy living conditions in the U.S. and globally. She is the author of Public Health Law: Power, Duty, Restraint (with Lawrence O. Gostin).
Prior to joining the faculty at AUWCL, Professor Wiley was the Global Health Law Program Director at the O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University. She also previously worked at the Center for Law and the Public's Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, the American Society for Law, Medicine, and Ethics, and Gordon, Feinblatt, Rothman LLC in Baltimore, MD.
Professor Wiley is President-elect of the American Society of Law, Medicine, and Ethics and a member of the National Conference of Lawyers and Scientists. She received her AB and JD, magna cum laude, from Harvard, where she served on the Harvard Law Review, and her MPH from Johns Hopkins.
Areas of Specialization
- Health Law
- Public Health Law
- Torts and Compensation Systems
Degrees & Universities
- M.P.H., Johns Hopkins University
- J.D., Harvard Law School
- A.B, Harvard University
- Lindsay F. Wiley & Lawrence O. Gostin, Public Health Law and Ethics, in Hastings Center Bioethics Briefing Book (The Hastings Ctr. 2017).
- Lindsay F. Wiley, Manel Kappagoda, & Anne Pearson, Public Health Law: Non-Communicable Disease Prevention, in The Oxford Handbook of U.S. Health Law (Glenn Cohen, Allison Hoffman, & William Sage, eds., Oxford U. Press 2016).
- Lindsay F. Wiley, Applying the Health Justice Framework to Diabetes as a Community-managed Social Phenomenon, 16 Houston J. Health L. & Policy 191 (2016).
- Lindsay F. Wiley, The Struggle for the Soul of Public Health, 41 J. Health, Politics, Policy & L. 1147 (2016).
- Lindsay F. Wiley, From Patient Rights to Health Justice, 37 Cardozo L. Rev. 833 (2016).
- Lindsay F. Wiley, Deregulation, Distrust, and Democracy: State and Local Action to Ensure Equitable Access to Healthy, Sustainably-produced Food, 41 Am. J. L. Med. 284 (2015).
- Lindsay F. Wiley, Wendy E. Parmet, & Peter D. Jacobson, Adventures in Nannydom: Reclaiming Collective Action for the Public’s Health, 43 J. L. Med. & Ethics 73 (2015).
- Lindsay F. Wiley, Health Law as Social Justice, 24 Cornell J.L. & Pub. Policy 47 (2014). SSRN Link
- Lindsay F. Wiley, Access to Health Care as an Incentive for Healthy Behavior? An Assessment of the Affordable Care Act’s Personal Responsibility for Wellness Provisions, 11 Ind. Health L. Rev. 642 (2014). SSRN Link
- Lindsay F. Wiley, Sugary Drinks, Happy Meals, Social Norms, and the Law: The Normative Impact of Product Configuration Bans, 46 Conn. L. Rev. 1877 (2014). SSRN Link
- Lindsay F. Wiley, The U.S. Department of Agriculture as a Public Health Agency? A “Health in All Policies” Case Study, 9 Food L. & Policy 61 (2013). SSRN Link
- Lindsay F. Wiley, “No Body Left Behind”: Re-orienting School-based Childhood Obesity Interventions, 5 Duke Forum L. & Soc. Change 97 (2013). SSRN Link
- Lindsay F. Wiley, Micah L. Berman & Doug Blanke, Who’s Your Nanny? Choice, Paternalism, and Public Health in the Age of Personal Responsibility, 5 J.L. Med. & Ethics S88 (2013). SSRN Link
- Lindsay F. Wiley, Shame, Blame, and the Emerging Law of Obesity Control, 47 UC Davis L. Rev. 121 (2013). SSRN Link
- Lindsay F. Wiley, Rethinking the New Public Health, 69 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 207 (2012). SSRN Link
- Lindsay F. Wiley, Moving Global Health Law Upstream: A Critical Appraisal of Global Health Law as a Tool for Health Adaptation to Climate Change,, 22 Geo. Intl. Envtl. L. Rev. 439 (2010). SSRN Link