Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Taubman Center

Social Determinants of Health: Law and Public Policy, Part 2

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Hunter Lab Auditorium - Carmichael

A seminar series exploring how where you live, work and play impacts your health, and what policy makers should do about it.

The second of this three-part series is titled, "Law and Social Determinants: Legal Interventions to Address Health Disparities."


Elizabeth Tobin Tyler, JD, MA
Director of Public Service and Community Partnerships
Lecturer in Public Interest Law
Roger Williams University School of Law


Ellen Lawton, JD
Aligning Healthcare, Law and Public Health, Boston

Sara Rosenbaum, JD
Harold and Jane Hirsh Professor of Health Policy
School of Public Health and Health Services
George Washington University

Megan Sandel, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Boston University School of Medicine
Interim Executive Director, National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership

Final seminar: April 11, 2012
"Health in All Policies: Designing Cross-Sector Policies to Improve Health."