Public Health Law 101

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Date: 
Tuesday, May 15, 2012

This webinar provides a review the legal foundations for federal, state, and local power to protect the public’s health. Presenters discuss “hot topics” such as social justice, health care reform, the Farm Bill, and tobacco control, and the scope of the government's power to develop, enforce, and implement public health laws and policies.

Click here to download a PDF of the PowerPoint slides

Presenters:

  • Warren Ortland, staff attorney, Public Health Law Center
  • Jill Krueger, senior attorney, National Coordinating Center and Northern Region of the Network for Public Health Law
  • Natasha Frost, staff attorney, Public Health Law Center

Moderator: Mary Marrow, staff attorney, Public Health Law Center

Sponsored by The American Heart Association, the Network for Public Health Law, and the Public Health Law Center