The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to welcome Leslie C. Griffin, MA, MPhil, PhD, JD as a Visiting Scholar. Dr. Griffin will be in residence from August 2018 through April 2019.
Dr. Griffin is the William S. Boyd Professor of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law. Dr. Griffin teaches constitutional law and is known for her interdisciplinary work in law and religion.
She holds a PhD in Religious Studies from Yale University and a JD from Stanford Law School. She is author of the Foundation Press casebooks, Law and Religion: Cases and Materials (4th edition, 2017) and Practicing Bioethics Law (2015), which was co-authored with Joan H. Krause, Dan K. Moore Distinguished Professor of Law at the University of North Carolina School of Law.