I. Glenn Cohen is a Professor at Harvard Law School, and the Faculty Director of the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics. He is the author, editor, or co-editor of more than 7 books and more than 100 articles and book chapters in legal, medical, public health, and bioethics periodicals.
Recent Posts by I. Glenn Cohen
Under a new administration, the FDA is experimenting with a new way to balance innovation and risk with emerging medical technologies.
August 16, 2017 | Health IT
Tremendous uncertainty awaits, though I expect that we will see a slowing down of the repeal and replace process, with even the individual mandate persisting for some time; unmaking the Affordable Care Act without leaving millions stranded will be harder than the campaign may have suggested.
A Symposium On Health Law. Some have called the edited videos of Planned Parenthood's handling of fetal tissue donations a "hoax." Instead what happened here, I want to suggest, is what I will call a “manufactured controversy.”
It’s been our great pleasure to collaborate with the Health Affairs Blog on this series stemming from the Third Annual Health Law Year in P/Review symposium at Harvard Law School. This annual event takes a look back over the prior year and previews the year to come with regard to hot topics in...
Editor’s note: This post is part of a series stemming from the Third Annual Health Law Year in P/Review event held at Harvard Law School on Friday, January 30, 2015. The conference brought together leading experts to review major developments in health law over the previous year, and preview...
March 26, 2015 | Public Health
Everywhere we look, we see the tremendous impact of new legal developments---whether regulatory or statutory, federal or state---on health and health care. These topics range from insurance to intellectual property to religion to professionalism to civil rights. They remain among the most...