C|M|LAW Professor Gwen Majette presented her article on Global Health Law Norms and the PPACA Framework to End Health Disparities at the 34th Annual Health Law Professors Conference in June and the Law and Global Health Conference at the University College of London on July 2, 2012. Her article, Global Health Law Norms and the PPACA Framework to End Health Disparities was published in the Spring 2012 edition of the Howard Law Journal (55 How. L. J. 887)
Professor Majette also spoke at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Health Services Corp Scholars Conference on July 21, 2012, in Grapevine, Texas. Here she spoke with health care providers that serve health shortage areas on “Negotiating their Employment Contracts: Another Foreign Language.” Finally, on July 23, 2012, she participated in a workshop entitled, “Advancing Public Health Through the Law: The Role of Academics,” which was funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Public Health Law Research Program and convened by the Northeastern University School of Law Program on Health Policy and Law. The workshop brought together nationally known public health legal scholars, public health practitioners and advocates, and grant-making institutions.