The Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy

The Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy at Yale Law School is the first of its kind to focus on the governance, business and practice of health care in the United States. The Center brings together leading experts and practitioners from the public and private sectors to address cutting-edge questions of health law and policy, and to train the next generation of top health lawyers, industry leaders, policymakers and academics.

The Global Health Justice Partnership

The Global Health Justice Partnership (GHJP), hosted by Yale Law School and Yale School of Public Health (YSPH), was established in 2012 to promote interdisciplinary, innovative, and effective responses to global health disparities. It is a transformative collaboration that integrates different fields in order to make critical policy interventions.

Courses, Events, and Activities

The wide range of health-related programming at Yale Law School reflects the many important ways in which law and policy affect individual and public health, the health care industry, and health governance, both in the United States and abroad.

Courses

Extracurricular Activities

Events & Conferences

Law & Health-Related Organizations


Tuesday, July 09, 2019


In The Press

Obamacare Court Case Could Impact Almost Every American and Throw Entire Health Care System into ‘Chaos’: Experts

Newsweek

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about the potential consequences of overturning the Affordable Care Act.

Friday, June 21, 2019


In The Press

Biggest Health And Life Sci Rulings Of 2019: Midyear Report

Law360

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted about the increase in opioid litigation in an overview of the year’s significant court cases. 

Tuesday, September 3, 2019


In The Press

Opioid Legal Fight Closer to Costly Asbestos Suits Than Tobacco

Bloomberg Law

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in Bloomberg Law about comparing opioid lawsuits to tobacco and asbestos litigation.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019


In The Press

Johnson & Johnson to pay $572 million in opioid case

CNN

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is interviewed about the landmark Oklahoma court decision ordering Johnson & Johnson to pay $572 million for its role in the state’s opioid crisis.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019


In The Press

Johnson & Johnson Was Ordered to Pay $572 Million for Its Role in the Opioid Crisis. With Similar Lawsuits Across the Country, That Could Be Just the Beginning

Time

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted about what landmark the Oklahoma court decision against Johnson & Johnson for its role in the Oklahoma's opioid crisis means for cases pending against drug manufacturers.

Tuesday, August 6, 2019


In The Press

Drug Assistance Programs Offer Little Charity to Uninsured

Reuters

Executive Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Katherine L. Kraschel is quoted in a news story about a study of patient assistance programs.

Sunday, August 4, 2019


In The Press

A Court Hearing This Week Could Be a Step Toward a National Opioid Settlement

Barron's

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted about ongoing opioid litigation.

Wednesday, July 31, 2019


In The Press

Arizona Asks for U.S. Supreme Court involvement in Opioid Case

The Associated Press

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in a news story about lawsuits against pharmaceutical companies that produce opioid drugs.

Alumni & Student Profiles


'04

Allison K. Hoffman

Nonprofit Consultant

Yale is just big enough that there’s always somebody working on something new that I have never heard about or thought about or learned about. But it’s small enough that there are plenty of friendly faces in the hallway, no matter where I am.”


Richie Frohlichstein

Class of 2018