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Town Hall on Ebola-Related Health Law Issues

A distinguished group of panelists discuss the legal issues that are emerged out of the Ebola crisis. The initial presentations are brief and to the point. The panelists touch on the updated guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for health care workers treating the Ebola virus, and identify and highlight important issues that the health care community must address.

AHLA Sponsoring Group:

  • Public Interest Committee

Jane Jordan

Deputy General Counsel/Chief Counsel for Health Affairs

Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Matthew Penn, JD, MLIS

Director, Public Health Law Program

Office for State, Tribal, Local and Territorial Support
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

Gene Matthews, JD, MPH

Director, Southeastern Region Leaders

The Network for Public Health Law Senior Fellow
North Carolina Institute for Public Health
University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health
Chapel Hill, NC

David S. Cade (Moderator)


Polsinelli PC
Former Deputy General Counsel of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Washington, DC

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