Striving for health equity through medical, public health, and legal collaboration

J Law Med Ethics

This article discusses (1) the ways in which law functions as a determinant of health, (2) historical collaborations between the health and legal professions, (3) the benefits of creating medical-public health-legal collaborations, and (4) how viewing law through a collaborative, population health lens can lead to health equity.

Teitelbaum JB, Theiss J, Boufides CH. Striving for health equity through medical, public health, and legal collaboration. J Law Med Ethics. 2019;47(2_suppl):104-107. PMID: 31298128. DOI: 10.1177/1073110519857330.

Publication Year: 
2019
Resource Type: 
Peer Reviewed Research
Social Determinant of Health: 
Legal Services
Screening Research: 
No