- A.B., Stanford University, 1988
J.D., Harvard Law School, 1991
M.P.H. Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 1997
Leslie E. Wolf, professor of law, conducts research in a variety of areas in health and public health law and ethics, with a particular focus on research ethics. She has conducted empirical research on conflicts of interest, research with stored biological materials, Certificates of Confidentiality, IRB web guidance, and HIV-related laws and policies.
Prior to joining the law school, Wolf taught medical ethics and research ethics at the University of California, San Francisco, where she also served on the UCSF institutional review board and advisory committee regarding stem cell research. She also previously was selected as a Greenwall Fellow in Bioethics and Health Policy and as a Greenwall Faculty Scholar.
Wolf teaches courses on human subjects research, public health law and HIV and the law.