From Coverage to Care: Advancing Equity through Health Literacy Georgia State Law 11:45 a.m. • Tuesday, October 17 85 Park Place NE • Room 241 • Atlanta, GA 30303 October is Health Literacy Month. Navigating the health care system and health insurance can be overwhelming and confusing. For adults with low literacy, it can be impossible…. Read more »
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Applying for the Georgia Bar? If you missed the Bar Fitness meeting with the director of the Office of Bar Admissions for the Supreme Court of Georgia, you must view it online by Sunday, Oct. 15. Failure to do so will result in a hold being placed on your spring 2018 registration.
Join the Centers for Access to Justice; Law, Health & Society; and Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth and our speakers from Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation for a presentation on Place-Based Lawyering. Also, learn about how you can help by participating in an alternative spring break opportunity. KEEPING KIDS IN SCHOOL: HEALTH, HOUSING AND EDUCATION Georgia… Read more »
Your blind grading number is your “Exam Code.” Directions for obtaining your code (which is used throughout the semester) are here>> Some are required to the use the Electronic Blue Book system for your midterms. Information about exam software, accessing the website and testing your computer can be found here>> Here are the download links… Read more »
Interested in IP, Public Interest Law, Land Use/Environmental Law or Health Law? Wondering about the Centers for Intellectual Property, Access to Justice, Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth or Law, Health & Society? Considering certificates or dual degrees in these areas? Come to the Certificates and Dual Degrees Information Sessions at 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25,… Read more »
Each year, the Center for Clinical Programs issues a report on the work done for clients by students in the HeLP Legal Services Clinic, the Investor Advocacy Clinic and the Philip C. Cook Low Income Taxpayer Clinic. Read student reflections on their experiences representing clients and performing legal services for our community. The report may… Read more »
Description This panel discussion will provide an update on health care reform efforts led by Congressional Republicans and the Trump Administration to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Panelists will discuss the implications of these efforts on Georgia’s Medicaid program, health insurance markets, and health care providers as well as anticipate what issues come… Read more »
Students who wish to volunteer in one of the four Atlanta Legal Aid Society Pro Bono projects this semester must attend a mandatory training at 3-4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, or Thursday, Sept. 7. Volunteer opportunities are in the Domestic Violence unit, the Health Law Unit, the Domestic Relations/Kinship Unit and the Enhanced Services Unit. Read more about the… Read more »
The SBA Board wants YOU to serve on a committee! The Academic Affairs Committee, Elections Committee, Constitution Committee, Barrister’s Ball Committee and Part-Time Enhancement Committee are seeking students with a little time, a few ideas and a desire to serve. Interested? Email email@example.com by Friday, Sept. 8.
SHLA Mocktails and Mixer Come take a private tour of the Health is a Human Right:Race and Place in America Exhibit on Wednesday, September 6th from 5–6pm with mocktails and snacks provided! The exhibit examines historic challenges of the past 120 years in achieving health equity in the U.S. Health law faculty will highlight and provide context for specific… Read more »