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Thursday, Jun. 7, 2012

Health Law Conference to feature keynote by professor Wendy Mariner on Supreme Court's Affordable Care Act decision

Conference to focus on use of social media in health care practice, health care needs of children with autism and more.

Health Law Conference

The Health Law Annual Conference is scheduled for Tuesday, June 26 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the MBA, 20 West St., Boston. The conference features keynote speaker Wendy Mariner, Edward R. Utley professor of Health Law, Bioethics and Human Rights at Boston University School of Public Health and professor of Socio-Medical Sciences and Community Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine. Conference topics include:

  • 8:15 a.m.: Registration
  • 8:45 a.m.: Welcome Remarks
  • 9 a.m.: Medical Records in the Cloud -- Use of Social Media in Health Care Practice
  • 10 a.m.: Finch v. Commonwealth Health Insurance Connector -- The Decision and Its Implications
  • 10:50 a.m.: Networking Break
  • 11 a.m.: Health Care Needs of Children with Autism
  • Noon: Lunch and Keynote -- Wendy Mariner speaks on the Supreme Court's decision on the Affordable Care Act
  • 1:30 p.m.: I Apologize -- A Transformation of the Medical System

Click here to register.

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