Health Law and Policy

The Epstein Health Law and Policy Program promotes cutting-edge research, policy analysis, and public service/public engagement on critical issues in health care; fosters collaboration between scholars focused on health law and policy; and facilitates collaboration among government leaders, practitioners, and academic researchers on issues of increasing complexity. The Program faculty partner with other universities, both domestic and abroad, on a variety of research projects.

The Program has established partnerships with various units on the Urbana-Champaign campus, including the College of Medicine, the Department of Community Health, and the Institute of Government and Public Affairs for various research and public service projects.

Affiliated Faculty

  • David Hyman – B.A., J.D., M.D. University of Chicago
  • Richard Kaplan – J.D. Yale University; B.S. Indiana University
  • Melissa Wasserman – B.S. Pennsylvania State University; J.D. New York University; Ph.D. Princeton University

Student Organizations

  • Health Law Society