April Moreno
Program Director
University of Houston Law Center
Health Law & Policy Institute
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Presents the HLPI 2018-19 Speaker Series

Preventive Lawyering: Empirical Evidence That Medical Legal Partnerships Improve Lives

Dayna Matthew

William L. Matheson and Robert M. Morgenthau Distinguished
Professor of Law, and the F. Palmer Weber Research Professor of
Civil Liberties and Human Rights,
University of Virginia School of Law

Monday, March 25, 2019
noon - 1:00 p.m.

University of Houston Law Center
Room 109 BLB

1 hour of CLE credit (pending)

Please RSVP to healthlaw@uh.edu.

Dayna Bowen Matthew is the William L. Matheson and Robert M. Morgenthau Distinguished Professor of Law and the F. Palmer Weber Research Professor of Civil Liberties and Human Rights at the University of Virginia School of Law. She is a national expert in law and policy related to health care, public health, race, and equal protection. Her research focuses on health equity and integrated health care delivery, with an emphasis on developing alternative payment models to address social determinants. She is the author of Just Medicine: A Cure for Racial Inequality in American Health Care, as well as numerous articles on healthcare, public health, and antitrust law topics that have appeared in the Virginia Law Review, the Georgetown Journal of Law and Modern Critical Race Perspectives, the American Journal of Law and Medicine, and numerous other journals.

In 2015-2016, Professor Matthew was named a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellow, and currently is a non-resident senior fellow for the Brookings Institution and a visiting health policy fellow at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation. Professor Matthew also has advised government agencies and elected offi cials on health care and public health matters, and has co-founded two medical-legal partnerships (MLPs) to provide attorneys for low income patients. She has an A.B. in Economics from Harvard-Radcliff e and obtained her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law.

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