Events

10/23 Second Annual HLS-UCLA Food Law and Policy Conference: Drugs, Animals, and Food: Law & Policy of Antibiotics in the Food System

 October 23, 2015 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM | Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA Description The debate over antibiotic use in animal agriculture combines elements of science, ethics, politics, and law. Between fifty and eighty percent of all antibiotics sold in the United States are fed to farm animals raised for human consumption––both to promote […]

ANAC Webinar – Examining Hepatitis C Treatment Access: What Nurses Need to Know

Examining Hepatitis C Treatment Access: What Nurses Need to Know Wednesday, August 12 – 1:00 – 2:00 pm EST The development and approval of direct acting antiretrovirals for Hepatitis C is rapidly changing the paradigm of hepatitis diagnosis, treatment and cure for the millions of Americans who suffer from HCV. However, the high cost of treatment has […]

6/29 Webinar: What does the Supreme Court’s Decision in King v. Burwell Mean for the Future of the Affordable Care Act?

Webinar: Monday, June 29, 2015 3:30-4:30 PM EDT On June 25, 2015, the Supreme Court upheld the subsidies for healthcare plans provided to individuals through federally-run health insurance exchanges. This landmark decision preserves healthcare access for up to 12 million Americans and keeps the Affordable Care Act (ACA) intact. It is the most significant healthcare […]

View the Webinar: Sharing Schools in Massachusetts: Maximizing Use of School Buildings and Grounds for Community Health

On Wednesday, May 13th, presenters from the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation, the Harvard School of Public Health, and the American Heart Association on presented a webinar on how Massachusetts’ schools are successfully sharing space with the community to get students and parents active and healthy during non-school hours. The webinar covered how to develop […]

5/13 Webinar: Sharing Schools in Massachusetts: Maximizing Use of School Buildings and Grounds for Community Health

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 Webinar: Sharing Schools in Massachusetts: Maximizing Use of School Buildings and Grounds for Community Health 2:00–3:00 p.m. ET | 1:00–2:00 p.m. CT | 12:00–1:00 p.m. MT | 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. P Join presenters from the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation at Harvard Law School, the Harvard School of Public Health, […]

5/18 Webinar: A New Tool to Fight Health Insurance Discrimination

Monday, May 18, 2015 Webinar: A New Tool to Fight Health Insurance Discrimination: Filing Complaints to State Insurance Commissioners 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. ET || 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. CT || 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. MT || 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PT This webinar will provide information on everything consumers, providers and advocates need to […]

4/2 Webinar: Examining Hepatitis C Virus Treatment Access

Examining Hepatitis C Virus Treatment Access: A Review of Select State Medicaid Fee-For-Service and Managed Care Programs   When: Thursday, April 2, 2015 3:00 – 4:30 PM EST (2:00 – 3:30 PM CST/12:00 – 1:30 PM PST) What: The arrival of an HCV cure is an exciting development for the millions of Americans who suffer […]

CHLPI Delivers Keynote at 7th Annual Hunger Action Summit

On January 30th, Robert Greenwald, clinical Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation, was the keynote speaker at the 7th Annual Hunger Action Summit sponsored by the Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties and held at Santa Clara University. Robert’s presentation highlighted efforts to secure […]

Recent Event: Food is Medicine Symposium

October 30 Food is Medicine Symposium Join us for the 2nd Annual Food is Medicine Symposium! For critically and chronically ill people, food is medicine. The provision of nutritious, healthy food is crucial part of outcome-driven, cost-effective health care. Speakers will address innovative partnerships between public health insurers and food providers, cutting-edge research in the […]

Recent Event: Deans’ Food System Challenge Kickoff

  October 27 Deans’ Food System Challenge Kickoff Join HLS Dean Martha Minow and keynote speaker Ayr Muir, founder and CEO of Clover Food Lab, in officially kicking off the 2015 Deans’ Food System Challenge. The Challenge invites creative and entrepreneurial students to develop innovative ideas to improve the health, social, and environmental outcomes of […]