Symposium on Healthcare Internet and E-Commerce

Legal, Regulatory and Ethical Issues
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Day Five

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Curriculum : Day Five - Thursday, August 24

8:00 a.m.


Introduction to Day Five

Molly Joel Coye, M.D., M.P.H.
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
The Health Technology Center, and
PricewaterhouseCoopers Senior Fellow,
Institute for the Future, and
Colloquium Co-Chair

8:15 a.m. UNIT XIV

Ethics of the Healthcare Internet

Mark E. Boulding, Esq.
General Counsel and Executive Vice President, Government and Regulatory Affairs, MedicaLogic/Medscape, Inc.
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Presentation Material 2

Timothy M. Nater, M.B.A.
Executive Director
Health on the Net Foundation
Presentation Material

John Mack
Director, Drug Information,
Mediconsult, Inc. and President, Internet Healthcare Coalition
Presentation Material

Ahmad Risk, M.D.
Chairman, British Healthcare Internet Association, Editor, Health Informatics Europe, and Board Member, Internet Healthcare Coalition
Presentation Material

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10:00 a.m.

10:15 a.m.



Privacy, Data Security and HIPAA Compliance

Donna Z. Eden, Esq.
Senior Attorney
Office of General Counsel
Health Care Financing Administration
Presentation Material

Alan S. Goldberg, Esq.
Partner, Goulston & Storrs
Adjunct Faculty
Suffolk University School of Law, and
Past President, American Health
Lawyers Association
Presentation Material

Jonathan Zittrain, Esq.
Executive Director
Berkman Center for Internet & Society,
and Lecturer on Law
Harvard Law School
Hardcopy Available in Workbook

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12:00 noon

1:30 p.m

The Harvard Faculty Club


Implications of the Healthcare Internet for Health Policy and the Digital Divide

Ira Magaziner
SJS, Inc., and former Senior Advisor to the President of the United States for Policy Development
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3:15 p.m.

3:30 p.m.



Law and Regulation of the Healthcare Internet

Bruce Merlin Fried, Esq.
Partner, Shaw Pittman, and former Director, Center for Plans and Providers,
Health Care Financing Administration
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Keith Korenchuk, J.D., M.P.H.
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
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5:30 p.m.

8:15 p.m.


Optional Evening at the Movies
featuring "Nerds 2.0.1.–A Brief History of the Internet" (Oregon Public Broadcasting, 1998)

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