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Faculty in the Field

Faculty in the Field

Janet L. DolginJanet L. Dolgin, Jack and Freda Dicker Distinguished Professor of Health Care Law, Director of the Institute for Health Law and Policy and Co-Director of Hofstra University Bioethics Center; Professor, Department of Science Education, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
Professor Dolgin is the director of the Gitenstein Institute for Health Law and Policy and co-director of the Hofstra University Bioethics Center. She teaches courses in bioethics and health law, and her scholarly work combines insights from anthropology and legal scholarship. She is also co-author of Bioethics and the Law (with Lois Shepherd), a casebook intended for use by practitioners and in law school teaching.


Vern R. WalkerVern R. Walker, Director of the Research Laboratory for Law, Logic and Technology and Professor Emeritus of Law
Professor Walker teaches courses in scientific evidence, torts, products liability, administrative law and European Union law. As director of the LLT Lab, he works with student researchers on the Vaccine/Injury Project Corpus, which analyzes legal decisions awarding or denying compensation for health problems allegedly due to vaccinations.