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Building a Medical and Legal Team for Child Advocacy

Date: Thu. November 12th, 2015, 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
Location: Rainbow Amphitheater, UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, 2101 Adelbert Rd, Cleveland OH

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Sylvia Caley, JD
Associate Clinical Professor
Georgia State University College of Law

 

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Robert Pettignano, MD
Clinical Professor
Medical Director, Campus Operations Medical Champion, HeLP
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Hughes Spalding Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine

 

Medical-Legal Partnerships are a unique interdisciplinary strategy to address health-harming legal needs of individuals. We will explore how medical and legal partners work together to assist individuals, as well as advocate for the needs of the larger community.

 

Community and University Partners include:

CWRU School of Law, University Hospitals Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital: The Center for Child Helath and Policy, and Pediatric Grand Rounds.

Read the blog for this event.

The Schubert Center Conversation Series connects CWRU faculty, students and staff, visiting researchers, practice and policy experts, and community members whose work impacts children, young people, and families. This years series is “All Our Children: Healthy Inside and Out.” This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. 

For more information, contact the Schubert Center.

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