Biomedical & Health Services Research

Pitt Law offers its Master of Studies in Law students the opportunity for specialization in more than 20 concentrations or a customizable self-designed concentration on a select basis. The following are the courses that comprise the Biomedical & Health Services Research concentration

Required First-Year Courses

Course Number Law

Course

Semester offered

Credits

2814

Introduction to Law & Legal Reasoning

Fall

3

5028

Torts

Fall

4

Required Upper-Level Courses

 

Bioethics

 

3

5464

Bioethics & Law

Fall

3

Concentration Electives (choose at least one)

This list of electives may not be complete.  Please check with the Program Director for other possible electives.

5032

Legislation and Regulation

Fall

3

5980

Clinical Bioethics and Law Practicum

Summer

3

5251

Biotechnolology Law

Fall

2

5408

Healthcare Fraud and Abuse

(Not offered this year)

1

5284

Health Care Compliance

Fall

3

5430

Information Privacy: Law & Practice

Spring

2

Related Courses

5395

Health Law & Policy

Fall

3

GSPH

Law in Public Health Practice

Spring

2

5283

Mental Health Law

Spring

2

Some of the courses listed may not be available certain semesters. This listing of courses and requirements is subject to change. In addition to the courses in the concentrations, students are permitted to take electives outside of their concentration as well.