Emily A. Benfer

Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy

Distinguished Visiting Scholar & Senior Fellow

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Health Justice: A Framework (and Call to Action) for the Elimination of Health Inequity and Social Injustice

American University Law Review, Vol. 65, No. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 12 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2017
Emily A. Benfer
Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy
Downloads 463 (55,905)

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health, justice, inequity, health disparity, equity, injustice, poverty, social justice, social determinants of health, discrimination, segregation, implicit bias, environmental, lead poisoning, asthma, adverse childhood experiences, food insecurity, eviction, abuse neglect

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Educating the Invincibles: Strategies for Teaching the Millennial Generation in Law School

Clinical Law Review Vol 20:301, Fall 2013, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-021
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2015
Emily A. Benfer and Colleen F. Shanahan
Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
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clinical teaching, pedagogy, Gen Y, Millennial, Generation

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There's No Place Like Home: Reshaping Community Interventions and Policies to Eliminate Environmental Hazards and Improve Population Health for Low-Income and Minority Communities

Harvard Law & Policy Review, Vol. 11, No. 2, 2017, U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3006099
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 29 Sep 2017
Emily A. Benfer and Allyson Gold
Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy and University of Alabama - School of Law
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social determinants of health, asthma, lead poisoning, cancer, healthy homes, health communities, health justice, health in all policies, environmental justice, housing, special education

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Contaminated Childhood: How the United States Failed to Prevent the Chronic Lead Poisoning of Low-Income Children and Communities of Color

Harvard Environmental Law Review, 2017
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 01 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2017
Emily A. Benfer
Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy
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Lead Poisoning, Environmental Racism, Public Health, Minority, Social Determinants of Health, Federally Assisted Housing

5.

The ADA Amendments Act of 2008

Texas Journal on Civil Liberties and Civil Rights, Vol. 13, pp. 187-240, 2008, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-130
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Chai Feldblum, Kevin M. Barry and Emily A. Benfer
Georgetown University Law Center, Quinnipiac University - School of Law and Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy
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ADA, disablilities, Supreme Court, Congress, ADA Restoration Act, civil rights law, disability law

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Advancing Health Law & Social Justice in the Clinic, the Classroom and the Community

Annals of Health Law, Vol. 21, p. 237, 2012, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 127
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2015
Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy, Saint Louis University - School of Law, Georgia State University - College of Law, Georgia State University College of Law, Brown University - Alpert Medical School and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
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In the Best Interests of the Child?: An International Human Rights Analysis of the Treatment of Unaccompanied Minors in Australia and the United States

Indiana University International & Comparative Law Review, Vol 14, 2004
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Oct 2013
Emily A. Benfer
Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy
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best interest of child, human rights, unaccompanied minor, deportation, Australia, international

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Adaptive Clinical Teaching

Clinical Law Review, Vol. 19, pp. 517-553, 2013, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 13-025
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2013
Colleen F. Shanahan and Emily A. Benfer
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law and Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy
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legal education, clinical teaching, legal educators

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Educating the Next Generation of Health Leaders: Medical-Legal Partnership and Interprofessional Graduate Education

Journal of Legal Medicine, 2014, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-019
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 21 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2015
Emily A. Benfer
Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy
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medical legal partnership, clinic, interprofessional, interdisciplinary, health law, public interest, poverty, low-income, social determinants of health

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The ADA Amendments Act: An Overview of Recent Changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act

American Constitution Society Advance, 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2013
Emily A. Benfer
Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy
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disability, americans with disabilities act, ADA

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The Health Justice Project: Interdisciplinary Advocacy to Overcome Social Determinants of Health

Canadian Journal of Poverty Law, 2012
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 21 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2016
Emily A. Benfer, Allyson Gold and April Schweitzer
Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy, University of Alabama - School of Law and Loyola University Chicago, School of Law, Students
Downloads 47 (370,341)

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clinic, interprofessional, interdisciplinary, health, justice

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The Health Justice Project: A Collaborative Commitment to Solving Real World Problems

Indiana Health Law Review, Vol. 9, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 22 Oct 2013
Emily A. Benfer
Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy
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poverty, justice, health, interprofessional, interdisciplinary, clinic, health disparities, social determinants of health

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Interdisciplinary Health Partnership between Graduate Schools and Host Communities

Town and Gown: Effective Legal Strategies Promoting Cooperation Between Institutions of Higher Education and Their Host Municipalities, 2013, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-018
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2013
Emily A. Benfer
Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy
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medical-legal partnership, interprofessional, interdisciplinary, health, justice, low-income, poverty

Other Papers (2)

Total Downloads: 24    Citations: 0
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The Redefined Hero: Discovering Champions of Social Change

Georgetown Journal on Law and Poverty, Volume XVI, Number 2, Spring 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2015
Emily A. Benfer
Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy
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justice, hero, public interest, client empowerment, community based, attorney client relationship

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May All Creatures Be at Peace

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, 2011
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 29 Jun 2015
Emily A. Benfer
Yale Law School Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy
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personalism, September 11, Thailand