Thursday, July 10, 2014
HealthLawProf Blog extends a big welcome to our guest blogger for the month of July, Professor Leslie W. Wolf:
Leslie E. Wolf is Professor of Law at Georgia State University’s College of Law and Director of the College’s Center for Law, Health & Society. She has taught courses on medical liability, human subjects research, public health law, HIV/AIDS and the law, and bioethics. Professor Wolf came to GSU from the University of California, San Francisco, where she taught medical ethics and research ethics and also served on several research oversight committees. She has been both a Greenwall Fellow and a Greenwall Faculty Scholar.
Professor Wolf conducts research in a variety of areas in health and public health law and ethics, with a particular focus on research ethics. She has received funding for her research from the National Institutes of Health, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, and the Greenwall Foundation. This research includes projects on conflicts of interests, research with stored biological materials, Certificates of Confidentiality, IRB web guidance, and HIV-related laws and policies. She also has served on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Ethics Subcommittee to the Advisory Committee to the Director (2008-2012), as a peer reviewer for federal research programs, and has been an invited presenter to various government agencies