Professor Daniel Aaron and 2L Avery Emery co-author JAMA article and Deseret News op-ed

May 03, 2024 | Faculty

Associate Professor Daniel Aaron (a young man with olive skin and curly dark-brown hair), and Avery Emery, a young nonbinary person with white skin and brown curly hair pulled backAssociate Professor Daniel Aaron, an expert in tort and health law, and 2L Avery Emery recently co-authored an article in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) entitled “U.S. Supreme Court Limits on the Power of U.S. Health Agencies.” They also collaborated on an opinion editorial for the Deseret News.

Both the article and editorial focus on the Chevron deference, which, if the Supreme Court overturns it, would severely limit the ability of federal agencies such as the FDA, CDC and EPA to develop and implement scientifically sound regulations. This decision could have profound impacts on public health and the environment.

Read the full article and the editorial.