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Wolf to Lead Health Law Center in July

After 10 years, countless hours of community outreach and an incredible amount of energy spent building and expanding curricular offerings, Georgia State University College of Law’s Center for Law, Health & Society’s founding director, Charity Scott, will step down June 30. Professor of Law Leslie Wolf will assume the leadership role. 

Scott, the Catherine C.… more »

Article Suggests Common Rule Changes

Change Common Rule to Address Underrepresentation of Minorities

An article to be published in the American Journal of Public Health recommends changing the federal regulations that govern oversight of human subjects research (“the Common Rule”) to address continued underrepresentation of minorities in research studies.

Co-written by Bill Rencher (M.P.H. ’12), health access program director of… more »

Ethics of Medical Tourism

ATLANTA – Georgia State University College of Law Professor Leslie Wolf recently returned to her alma mater, Harvard Law School, to speak at a conference on the legal and ethical challenges resulting from globalization of healthcare. The conference was sponsored by the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics.

Wolf and her co-author,… more »

Leslie Wolf Publishes Study on Conflicts of Interest in Clinical Research

Georgia State University Law Professor Leslie Wolf has published a study on the role of institutional review boards (IRBs) in helping to prevent conflicts of interest in clinical research. There is growing concern about such conflicts, including research sponsors paying finders’ fees to researchers and clinicians to recruit participants, which may compromise the integrity of… more »

 
Lessons from - Trust: the Necessary Public Health Tool | By Georgia State Law's Leslie E. Wolf via @GeorgiaStateLaw 3 hours ago