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Lawyers as Advocate in Public Health Practice
Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics
  • Joan McNamara
  • Janice Carson
  • Stephen Bundy, Berkeley Law
  • Marice Ashe
Publication Date
1-1-2004
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Abstract

Focuses on the role of lawyers as advocates in the administration of public health. Discussion of the roles of legal counsel to public health agencies; Impact of lawyers on the formation of public health laws and policies; Description of the role of legal counsel in public health administration in San Diego, California, and South Bend, Indiana, and across the U.S.; Aspect of professional ethics in the role of lawyers in public health advocacy.

Citation Information
Joan McNamara, Lawyers as Advocate in Public Health Practice, 32 J.L. Med. & Ethics 90 (2004)