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2017 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium – Suzette Goucher

January 25, 2017 @ 3:05 pm - 5:05 pm

3:05 – 5:05 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 4609
The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal practice in law and the biosciences. Registered students at the College of Law will receive one hour of credit for participating in the colloquium; other interested participants are welcome to join us. Visit the Center web page to learn more about the Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences.

Speaker Sessions open to the whole University community (other sessions are held exclusively for students).

1 hour CLE.  Free and open to the public. For questions about this event contact Jackie (801) 587-0221.

*Visitors will need to check in at the information desk on level 1 or level 2 to receive access to level 5.

Challenges to Understanding the Standard of Care: Perspectives of a Risk Manager

During the presentation we will examine a hypothetical medical legal case and address the challenges of understanding the standard of care.
Case Study Standard of Care »

Suzette Goucher, JD, RN, Director Risk Management, University of Utah Hospital & Clinics
Suzette H. Goucher graduated cum laude from Weber State University with a B.S.N. in Nursing and then with a J.D. from the University of Utah. She was previously a Shareholder at Strong & Hanni in Salt Lake City, UT, where she had over a decade of experience representing physicians, clinics, hospitals and other health care providers in various medical malpractice litigation matters. She became the Director of Risk Management at the University of Utah in 2015.

2017 Colloquium Schedule

January 11, 2017 – Stephanie Bair, Associate Professor, Brigham Young University

January 18, 2017 – Dave Gessel, Executive Vice President, Utah Hospital Association

January 25, 2017 – Suzette Goucher, JD, RN, Director Risk Management, University of Utah Hospital & Clinics

February 1, 2017 – Dan Burk, Professor, University of California, Irvine

February 8, 2017 – L. Rex Sears, Maschoff Brennan

February 15, 2017 – Teneille Brown, Professor of Law and Adjunct Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Utah

February 22, 2017 – Katherine L. Watson, Associate Professor of Medical Education and Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University

March 1, 2017 – Liza Vertinsky, Assistant Professor, Emory University

 

Details

Date:
January 25, 2017
Time:
3:05 pm - 5:05 pm
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Venue

S. J. Quinney College of Law
383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States

Organizer

College of Law
Phone:
801-585-3440 | 801-585-3479
Email:
events@law.utah.edu