Lindsay F. Wiley

Professor of Law
Director, Health Law and Policy Program

Office: Room Y219
Phone: 202-274-4288
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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