"Healthcare and Law
Wednesday, April 3rd from 6:30-7:30pm
Meet Aaron S. Kesselheim ’96, MD, JD, MPH and Michael Lampert JD, two experts with decades of experience and work in the intersection of healthcare and law.
Aaron S. Kesselheim ’96, MD, JD, MPH is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School based in the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He is a primary care internist and leads the Program On Regulation, Therapeutics, And Law (PORTAL), among the largest independent interdisciplinary research groups in the country that is focused on studying issues related to prescription drug and medical device development, FDA approval, evidence-based use, and prices.
Michael Lampert, JD is a partner at Ropes & Gray, a global law firm based in Boston. He provides strategic, regulatory, and transactional advice to clients including health systems, colleges, universities, schools of medicine and academic medical centers, medical device and pharmaceutical companies, investors, physician practices, laboratories, and emerging providers. He has extensive familiarity with fraud and abuse laws, in both an advisory and enforcement context, conflicts of interest standards, and other regulation such as Medicare reimbursement rules, requirements of the LCME and other accreditation bodies, the Food, Drug & Cosmetic Act, and HIPAA. Michael also advises in mergers, acquisitions, restructurings, affiliations, and financings in both the for-profit and nonprofit context. In addition, Michael guides clients in rigorous compliance program assessment and development projects against the backdrop of, and as a component of, investigations arising from allegations of significant noncompliance.
[Event Hosted by Harvard College Healthcare Associates]