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2020 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

January 8, 2020 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm

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An event every week that begins at 3:10 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 6th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

January 8 – March 4, 2020
3:10-5:10 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 4609

The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal practice in law and the biosciences. Registered students at the College of Law will receive one hour of credit for participating in the colloquium; other interested participants are welcome to join us. A small reception with light refreshments will be held after each session. Visit the Center’s webpage to learn more about the Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences.

1 hour CLE (pending). Free and open to the public. For questions about this event, contact Cynthia (801) 581-5050, or visit law.utah.edu/labs.
*Visitors will need to check in at the information desk on level 1 or level 2 to receive access to level 4.

2020 Colloquium Schedule

January 8, 2020- The Patent Cliff for Biologics
Ana Santos Rutschman, St. Louis University School of Law

January 15, 2020 – Gray Matters: comparing the criminal justice and public health use of neuroscience to predict violence
Teneille Brown, S.J. Quinney College of Law

January 22, 2020 – Forensic Science and DNA Testing: Past, Present and Future
John Butler, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

January 29, 2020 –
Derek Bambauer, University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law

February 5, 2020 – Citizen Bioscience and its Rewards
Jorge Contreras, S.J. Quinney College of Law

February 12, 2020 –
Lowell Brown, Arent Fox Los Angeles

February 19, 2020 – A Theory of Genetic Interests
Yaniv Heled, Georgia State University College of Law

March 4, 2020 – One Child Town: Making a Health Care Case for Saving Rural America
Elizabeth Weeks, University of Georgia School of Law

Paid parking is available at the Rice-Eccles Stadium using the pay-by-phone app. We encourage you to use public transportation to our events. Take TRAX University line to the Stadium stop and walk a half block north. For other public transit options use UTA’s Trip Planner. The law school is on the Red Route for the University’s free campus shuttles (College of Law stop).


January 8, 2020
3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
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