The Digital Health Revolution:

How Law is Shaping the Next Frontier in Healthcare Delivery


Thursday, February 20, 2014
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
American University Washington College of Law
4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC
Room 603

Digital Health—the integration of technology in the delivery and management of healthcare—is transforming our health care systems and raising new legal and policy considerations. Join the Health Law and Justice Society in a discussion about the evolution of digital health and the role of the regulator in encouraging and regulating this developing area. The two panels will feature leaders in digital health and telemedicine law and policy:

Panel 1: Federal and State Efforts to Expand Digital Health

• Joel White, Executive Director, Health IT Now Coalition
• Gary Capistrant, Senior Director of Public Policy, American Telemedicine Association
• Sarah Orth, Chief of Health Information Technology, Maryland Health Care Commission

Panel 2: Legal Considerations in the Implementation of Digital Health

• Eric Fish, Senior Director of Legal Services, Federation of State Medical Boards
• Alexis Gilroy, Partner, Jones Day
• Colleen Heisey, Partner, Jones Day
• Til Jolly, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Specialists on Call


Presented by the Health Law and Justice Society


WCL Alumni, AU & WCL Students, Faculty & Staff – No Charge
General Public - No Charge
(registration is required)

CLE Accreditation - $ 110.00

(2.5 credit hours) will be applied for as requested to different states.

For further information, please contact:
Office of Special Events & Continuing Legal Education
American University Washington College of Law
Phone: 202.274.4075; Fax: 202.274.4079; or

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