The UNLV Health Law Program is particularly proud of its scholarly culture and publication record. Program Faculty pursue distinct and complementary research, publishing in a wide variety of areas relating to health and law. Recent health-related scholarship of Program faculty is listed below.
Sara Gordon, About a Revolution: Toward Integrated Treatment in Drug & Mental Health Courts, 97 N.C. L. Rev. __ (forthcoming 2018).
Stacey A. Tovino, A Right to Care, 70 Ala. L. Rev. __ (forthcoming 2018).
Stacey A. Tovino, A Timely Right to Privacy, 103 Iowa L. Rev. __ (forthcoming 2018).
Megan Collins, Steven Rum, Jane Wheeler, Karen Antman, Henry Brem, Joseph Carrese, Michelle Glennon, Jeffrey Kahn, E. Magnus Ohman, Reshma Jagsi, Sara Konrath, Stacey Tovino, Scott Wright & Jeremy Sugarman, Ethical Issues and Recommendations in Grateful Patient Fundraising and Philanthropy, Academic Med. __ (forthcoming 2018).
Stacey A. Tovino, Fraud, Abuse, and Opioids, Kan. L. Rev. __ (forthcoming 2018) (invited symposium).
Stacey A. Tovino, State Innovations in Data Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Law, Nova L. Rev. __ (forthcoming 2018) (invited symposium).
Stacey A. Tovino, Rewriting Lisa M. v. Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, in Feminist Judgments: Rewritten Tort Opinions __ (Martha Chamallas & Lucinda Findley eds., forthcoming 2018).
Stacey A. Tovino, Patient Privacy: Problems, Perspectives, and Opportunities, 27 Annals Health L. __ (forthcoming 2018) (invited symposium).
J. L. Med. & Ethics __ (forthcoming 2017).& Lainie Rutkow, Lessons from Public Health Legal Preparedness to Operationalize Health in All Policies,
Illinois L. Rev. 1503 (2017)., The Use and Abuse of Mutual Support Programs in Drug Courts,
Laura Rothstein & Disability Law: Cases, Materials, Problems (Carolina Academic Press 2017).,
Laura Rothstein & Teachers' Manual for Disability Law: Cases, Materials, Problems, Sixth Edition (Carolina Academic Press, forthcoming 2017).,
20 Employee Rights & Emp. Pol’y J.331 (2017) (invited symposium)., Subsidized Egg Freezing in Employment: Autonomy, Coercion, or Discrimination?,
Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 1623 (2017)., On Health, Law, and Religion, 74
Laws 21 (2017) (invited symposium)., Disparities in Private Health Insurance Coverage of Skilled Care, 6
47 Seton Hall L. Rev. 973 (2017) (invited symposium)., The EU GDPR and the HIPAA Privacy Rule: Illustrative Comparisons,
61 St. Louis U. L. J. 469 (2017) (invited symposium)., Teaching the HIPAA Privacy Rule,
10 St. Louis U. J. Health L. & Pol'y 159 (2017) (invited symposium)., Dying Fast: Suicide in Individuals with Gambling Disorder,
37 Cardozo L. Rev. 1345 (2016)., Crossing the Line: Daubert, Dual Roles, and the Admissibility of Forensic Mental Health Testimony,
66 Case W. Res. L. Rev. 657 (2016)., The Danger Zone: How the Dangerous Standard in Civil Commitment Proceedings Harms People with Serious Mental Illness,
Harris v. McRae, 448 U.S. 297 (1980), in Feminist Judgments: Rewritten Opinions of the United States Supreme Court (Linda Berger, Bridget Crawford & Kathryn Stanchi eds., Cambridge University Press 2016).,
Nos. 14-1418 et al., United States Supreme Court (2016)., Amicus Brief on Behalf of Catholics for Choice and Nine Catholic Organizations in Zubik v. Burwell,
13 Indiana Health Law Review 348 (2016) (invited symposium), Controlling Health Care Spending: More Patient ‘Skin in the Game?,’
46(6) Hastings Center Report 6 (2016), International Perspectives on Physician Assistance in Dying,
50 Washington University Journal of Law and Policy 89 (2016) (invited symposium), Off-Label Marketing, the First Amendment, and Federalism,
Nudging Health: Health Law and Behavioral Economics (Cohen, Lynch & Robertson eds. 2016), Presumed Consent to Organ Donation, in
19 Journal of Palliative Medicine 259 (2016), Thaddeus Pope & Ben Rich, Clinical Criteria for Physician Aid in Dying,
Minn. L. Rev. 2381 (2016)., Of Mice and Men: On the Seclusion of Immigration Detainees and Hospital Patients, 100
57 B.C. L. Rev. 167 (2016)., The Grapes of Wrath: On the Health of Immigration Detainees,
91 Wash. L. Rev. 1253 (2016)., The House Edge: On Gambling and Professional Discipline,
Hous. J. Health L. & Pol’y 102 (2016) (invited symposium)., Gambling Disorder, Vulnerability, and the Law: Mapping the Field, 16
Claudia Polsky, Kendall Stagg, 43 J. L. Med. & Ethics 52 (2015).& Christine T. Bozlak, The Health in All Policies (HiAP) Approach and Law: Preliminary Lessons from California and Chicago,
130 Pub. Health Rep. 96 (2015)., Law, the "Health in All Polices" Approach, and Cross-Sector Collaboration,
(Foundation Press 2015).& Joan H. Krause, Practicing Bioethics Law
7 Ala. C.R. & C.L.L. Rev. 97 (2015)., A Word of Warning from a Woman: Arbitrary, Categorical, and Hidden Religious Exemptions Threaten LGBT Rights,
Religions 1411 (2015)., The Catholic Bishops vs. the Contraceptive Mandate, 6
Hobby Lobby: The Crafty Case That Threatens Women's Rights and Religious Freedom, 42 Hastings Const. L.Q. 641 (2015).,
15 Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics 185 (2015) (invited symposium), Medicaid at 50: No Longer Limited to the ‘Deserving’ Poor?,
Oxford Handbook of Reproductive Health (Francis ed. 2015), Societal Disregard for the Needs of the Infertile, in
12 Ind. Health L. Rev. 695 (2015) (invited symposium)., Will Neuroscience Redefine Mental Injury?,
2015 Utah L. Rev. 767 (2015) (invited symposium)., The DSM-5: Implications for Health Law,
42 J. L. Med. & Ethics 64 (2014).& Joan H. Krause, Practicing Bioethics Law,
Pub. Health L. In Disasters (2014)., Curriculum Recommendations for Disaster Health Professionals,
Lainie Rutkow, Jon S. Vernick, 42 J. L. Med. & Ethics 64 (2014)., Jennifer Siegel, Corl B. Thompson & Daniel J. Barnett, The Public Health Workforce and Willingness to Respond to Emergencies: An Analysis of Influential State Laws,
Laura Rothstein & , Disability Law: Cases, Materials, Problems (LexisNexis 5th ed. 2010 & Supps. 2011-2014).
48 Indiana Law Review 111 (2014) (invited symposium), Aging Populations and Physician Aid in Dying: The Evolution of State Government Policy,
541 (2014) (invited symposium), Employer-Based Health Care Insurance: Not So Exceptional After All, 36 University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review
281 (2014) (invited symposium), Concussions and Sports: Introduction, 42 Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics
311 JAMA 1961 (2014), Thaddeus Pope & Ben Rich, The Changing Legal Climate for Physician Aid in Dying,
92 North Carolina Law Review 1637 (2014) (invited symposium), Health Care Reform and Efforts to Encourage Healthy Behavior by Individuals,
51 Houston Law Review 1057 (2014) (invited symposium), The Future of the Affordable Care Act: Protecting Economic Health More Than Physical Health? ,
79 Brooklyn Law Review 435 (2014) (invited symposium), A Restatement of Health Care Law,
71 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 2431 (2014)., I Need a Doctor: A Critique of Government Financing of Graduate Medical Education,
89 Tul. L. Rev. 191 (2014)., Lost in the Shuffle: How Health and Disability Laws Hurt Disordered Gamblers,
48 U. Rich. L. Rev. 1157 (2014)., Silence Is Golden … Except in Health Care Philanthropy,
103 Ky. L.J. 199 (2014)., Giving Thanks: The Ethics of Grateful Patient Fundraising,
128 Pub. Health Rep. 127 (2013)., Jon S. Vernick & Lainie Rutkow, Using Gubernatorial Executive Orders to Advance Public Health,
Laura Rothstein &, Disability Law: Statutory Appendix: Federal Statutes and Regulations (LexisNexis 2013).
2013 Utah Law Review 463, NFIB v. Sebelius: Proportionality in the Exercise of Congressional Power,
, The FDA’s Graphic Tobacco Warnings and the First Amendment, 369 New England Journal of Medicine 204 (2013)
39 William Mitchell Law Review 1287 (2013) (invited symposium), Deactivating Implanted Cardiac Devices: Euthanasia or the Withdrawal of Treatment? ,
8 Florida International University Law Review 17 (2013) (invited symposium)& William David, Concussion and Football: Failures to Respond by the NFL and the Medical Profession,
50 Hou. L. Rev. 787 (2013)., A "Common" Proposal,
117 Penn. St. L. Rev. 1291 (2013)., Conflicts of Interest in Medicine, Research, and Law: A Comparison,
91 Or. L. Rev. 813 (2013)., Gone Too Far: Federal Regulation of Health Care Attorneys,
in Mental Health Care Issues In America: An Encyclopedia, Vol. I, 350-57 (Michael Shally-Jensen ed., 2013)., Insurance and Parity Laws,
13 Nev. L.J. 641 (2013) (invited symposium)., Introduction: Under the Knife: Health Law, Health Care Reform, and Beyond,
in Mental Health Care Issues In America: An Encyclopedia, Vol. II, 690-97 (Michael Shally-Jensen ed., 2013)., Rights of Patients with Mental Health Conditions,
Jon S. Vernick, 7(4) Am. J. Disaster Med. 295 (2012).& Lainie Rutkow, Emergency Detention of Persons with Certain Mental Disorders during Public Health Disasters: Legal and Policy Issues,
Cong. Rec., Aug. 1, 2012, at E1369., Letter on Behalf of ACA Contraceptive Mandate,
Aaron Kesselheim & 40 Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 436 (2012), Insights from a National Conference: ‘Conflicts of Interest in the Practice of Medicine,’ >
38 American Journal of Law & Medicine 326 (2012), Rights to Health Care in the United States: Inherently Unstable,
42(6) Hastings Center Report 12 (2012), Toward Acceptance of Uterus Transplants,
49 Harv. J. Legis. 1 (2012)., All Illnesses Are (Not) Created Equal: Reforming Federal Mental Health Insurance Law,
21 Annals Health L. 147 (2012) (invited symposium)., Further Support for Mental Health Parity Law and Mandatory Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Benefits,
17 Pathology Case Rev. 160 (2012)., HIPAA Privacy for Physicians,
Oxford University Press 2012)., Medico-Legal Issues in Neuroimaging, in Neuroethics in Practice 105-19 (Martha Farah & Anjan Chatterjee eds.,
Am. J. L. & Med. 471 (2012) (invited symposium)., A Proposal for Comprehensive and Specific Essential Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Benefits, 38
160 University of Pennsylvania Law Review PENNumbra 19 (2011), Constitutional Challenges to the Health Care Mandate: Based in Politics, Not Law,
36 Journal of Corporation Law 807 (2011) (invited symposium), Controlling Health Care Costs through Public, Transparent Processes: The Conflict between the Morally Right and the Socially Feasible,
37 American Journal of Law & Medicine 299 (2011), The Commercial Speech Doctrine in Health Regulation: The Clash Between the Public Interest in a Robust First Amendment and the Public Interest in Effective Protection from Harm,
6 Florida International University Law Review 65 (2011) (invited symposium), Cost Containment and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act,
, Reforming State Mental Health Parity Law, 11 Hous. J. Health L. & Pol'y 455 (2011).
, Women's Neuroethics, in Oxford Handbook of Neuroethics (Judy Illes & Barbara Sahakian eds., Oxford University Press, 2011).
, Medical Privacy, in Governing America: Major Decisions of Federal, State, and Local Governments from 1789 to the Present (Paul Quirk & William Cunion eds. 2011).
Lucinda Jesson &Complementary and Alternative Medicine and the Law (Carolina Academic Press, 2010).
33 Harv. J. L & Gender 99 (2010)., Scientific Understandings of Postpartum Illness: Improving Health Law and Policy?
Jennifer Bard, Thom Mayo, & 1(2) Drexel L. Rev. 512 (2009) (invited symposium)., Three Ways of Looking at a Health Law and Literature Class,
42(3) Akron L. Rev. 941 (2009) (invited symposium)., Remarks: Neuroscience, Gender, and the Law,
42(2) Akron L. Rev. 469 (2009) (invited symposium)., Neuroscience and Health Law: An Integrative Approach?
15 Accountability Res. 242 (2009)., Incidental Findings: A Common Law Approach,
13 Va. J. L. & Tech. 2 (2008)., Neuroimaging Research into Disorders of Consciousness: Moral Imperative or Legal and Ethics Failure?
1(2) Neuroethics 73 (2008)., The Impact of Neuroscience on Health Law,
Edwards v. Aguillard: The Genesis of Creation-Science, in Education Stories 255-67 (Michael Olivas & Ronna Schneider eds., Foundation Press 2007)., The Story of
34 Fla. St. U. L. Rev. 415 (2007)., Functional Neuroimaging Information: A Case for Neuro Exceptionalism?
47 Santa Clara L. Rev. 511 (2007)., Psychiatric Restraint and Seclusion: Resisting Legislative Solution,
33 Am. J. L & Med. 193 (2007)., Imaging Body Structure and Mapping Brain Function: A Historical Approach,
7(9) Am. J. Bioethics-Neuroscience 44 (2007)., Neuroimaging and the Law: Trends and Directions for Future Scholarship,
6 Hou. J. Health L. & Pol'y 299 (2006)., Conscience and Emergency Contraception,
University of Texas Medical Branch, Institute for Medical Humanities, 2006)., The Visible Brain: Confidentiality and Privacy Implications of Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (
9 J. Med. & L. 213 (2005)., Incorporating Literature into a Health Law Curriculum,
2 Ind. Health L. Rev. 51 (2005)., Hospital Chaplaincy under the HIPAA Privacy Rule: Health Care or "Just Visiting the Sick?"
William J. Winslade & 14 Annals Health L. 1 (2005)., A Primer on the Law and Ethics of Treatment, Research, and Public Policy in the Context of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury,
33 J. L. Med. & Ethics 844 (2005)., Confidentiality and Privacy Implications of Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging,
19 J. Head Trauma Rehab. 513 (2004).& William J. Winslade, Research with Brain-Injured Subjects,
11 Cardozo Women's L. J. 61 (2004)., American Midwifery Litigation and State Legislative Preferences for Physician-Controlled Childbirth,
49 S.D. L. Rev. 447 (2004)., The Use and Disclosure of Protected Health Information for Research under the HIPAA Privacy Rule: Unrealized Patient Autonomy and Burdensome Government Regulation,
1 U. St. Thomas L.J. 632 (2003)., What Might Have Been: Contraception and Religious Liberty,
Georgetown University Press 1997); reprinted in C. Curran & R. McCormick, eds., Readings In Moral Theology No. 10 (1998)., Evangelium Vitae: Abortion, in Evangelium Vitae 159-73 (Kevin William Wildes & Alan Mitchell eds.,
60 Brook. L. Rev. 7 (1994) (invited symposium)., Aspirations and Reality in the Law and Politics of Health Care Reform: Examining a Symposium on (E)qual(ity) Care for the Poor,
Perspectives on the American Catholic Church, 1789-1989, 231-52 (Stephen Vicchio & Virginia Geiger eds., 1989); reprinted in Charles E. Curran & Richard McCormick eds., Readings in Moral Theology No. 8, 453-84 (1993)., American Catholic Sexual Ethics 1789-1989, in