April Moreno
Program Director
University of Houston Law Center
Health Law & Policy Institute
100 Law Center
Houston, Texas 77204-6060
(713) 743-2101
E-mail: healthlaw@uh.edu

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Health Law & Policy Institute

ADVISORY BOARD

THE HEALTH LAW & POLICY INSTITUTE ADVISORY BOARD meets to discuss the goals and achievements of the Institute and advises the Institute on operational, academic, and policy matters. Members include legal, medical, and public health practitioners as well as business leaders.

DAVID N. CRAPO

DAVID N. CRAPO
Counsel, Financial Restructuring & Creditors' Rights
Gibbons, PC
Newark, NJ

LEX FRIEDEN, LL.D. (HON.), M.A.
Senior Vice President,
TIRR-The Institute for
Rehabilitation and Research
Houston, TX

 

WENDY C. GOLDSTEIN WENDY C. GOLDSTEIN, J.D., M.P.H.

Shareholder,
Epstein, Becker & Green, P.C.
New York, NY

ALFONSO LÓPEZ DE LA OSA
ESCRIBANO, J.D., PH.D.

Professor, Public Law,
University Complutense of Madrid, Spain
Adjunct Professor, HLPI
Affiliate Scholar,

Center for US and Mexican Law
University of Houston
SUSAN RAINE, M.D., J.D., LL.M.
Associate Professor,
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US
RACHEL V. ROSE, J.D.
Principal,
Rachel V. Rose Attorney at Law PLLC
AASHISH SHAH, M.D., J.D., FACOG
Vice President, Medical Affairs
Valence Health, Inc.

RICHARD CRAIG SMITH, LL.M., J.D., M.A.
Partner,
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP
Washington, D.C.

MELODY J. WANG, J.D.
Attorney,
Kane Russell Coleman & Logan PC

GERALD ZIMMERER, J.D., LL.M.
Shareholder,
Zimmerer & Associates, PLLC

 

International Advisors

DONN C. FULLENWEIDER

MARY ANNE BOBINSKI, J.D., LL.M.

Mary Anne Bobinski has served as Dean and Professor of the University of British Columbia’s Faculty of Law since 2003. She previously served as the John and Rebecca Moores Professor of Law and Director of the Health Law & Policy Institute at the UH Law Center. Professor Bobinski’s research and teaching interests include torts, health law, health care finance and bioethics, legal aspects of HIV infection and reproductive health law issues.

BRAD TUCKER

JOSÉ RAMÓN COSSÍO DÍAZ

José Ramón Cossío Díaz is Justice of Mexico’s highest court, the Suprema Corte de Justicia de la Nación. He is also a professor of constitutional law at the Autonomous Technological Institute of Mexico (ITAM). He graduated with a law degree from the Universidad de Colima, obtained a Masters degree in Constitutional Law and Political Science at El Centro de Estudios Políticos y Constitucionales in Madrid, and a Doctorate in Law from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Cossío Díaz was the dean of ITAM’s law faculty for nine years. He is a National Researcher Level III investigator of the Mexican National System of Researchers, and a member of the Mexican Academy of Sciences, the American Law Institute, the Science Advisory Council, the National Institute of Genomic Medicine and the Mexican Health Foundation.