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Third Annual AUWCL National Health Law Writing Competition Winners Announced

Third Annual AUWCL National Health Law Writing Competition Winners Announced

American University Washington College of Law is pleased to announce the winners of its Third Annual National Health Law Writing Competition. This competition is designed to encourage law students to write scholarly papers on current topics of interest relevant to health law and/or food and drug law.

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Wearables, mHealth Discussed during Panel on Privacy and Health Data

Wearables, mHealth Discussed during Panel on Privacy and Health Data

How do both companies and clients work to ensure health information remains private in a world of evolving health apps and wearables? It was a questioned answered Thursday, April 12 at American University Washington College of Law’s panel discussion “Health Data Privacy & Security: Emerging Issues in mHealth, Wearables, and the Internet of Things.”

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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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AUWCL Students Place Second at National Health Law Regulatory & Compliance Competition

AUWCL Students Place Second at National Health Law Regulatory & Compliance Competition

Health Law and Policy Program congratulates Andrew Balland, Chloe Shannon, India Russell-Pena, and AJ Custard on their second-place win Saturday at the national Health Law Regulatory & Compliance Competition hosted by University of Maryland Carey School of Law. The students were coached by Prof. Asha Scielzo, Associate Director of the Health Law and Policy Program and leading expert on health care fraud and abuse.

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Health Law & Policy Events

Health Law & Food and Drug Law Career Panel

Health Law & Food and Drug Law Career Panel

15 Nov, 2017

The Health Law and Policy Students Association would like to invite all WCL students and faculty to a Panel Discussion with Practitioners in Health & FDA Law on Wednesday, November 15 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The event will take place in NT07.

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