Paula Berg, Professor Emerita, graduated with a B.A. from Hampshire College and a J.D. from Rutgers Law School, where she was on the staff of the Women’s Rights Law Reporter. She teaches the Health Law Concentration, Torts, Public Health Law, and Disability Law. Her research interests include doctor-patient issues, patients’ rights, legal definitions of health, illness and disability, public health, and mental health law. Her articles have appeared in Yale Review of Law & Policy, Boston University Law Review, and Rutgers Law Review. She has taught health law courses at Seton Hall University School of Law and the New School for Social Research School of Management and Urban Policy and created an interdisciplinary course for CUNY Master’s of Public Health students. In 2004, Professor Berg was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to teach at Charles University Law School in Prague in the Czech Republic.
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