Brown comments on release of presidential candidates’ health records

Teneille_Brown_ocqkxjIn the September 14, 2016 issue of the Deseret News, S.J. Quinny College of Law Professor Tensile Brown discussed the history of presidential candidates releasing their health information in a story titled, “Poll: Utahns want to know more about presidential candidates’ health.”

“There’s really a rich history of presidents not disclosing everything about their health. Of course the public wants to know,” said University of Utah law professor Teneille Brown, who specializes in health law.

“They get to choose what they disclose,” she said, and may be able to count on longtime personal physicians to help put their health in the best light. “We most certainly won’t get the complete answer. There will be a lot of gaming going on.”

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