Valerie Gutmann Koch

University of Houston Law Center

4604 Calhoun Road

Houston, TX 77204

United States

University of Chicago - MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics

Director of Law & Ethics

5841 S Maryland Ave

Chicago, IL 60637-1470

United States

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Scholarly Papers (19)

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Legal Issues in Prenatal and Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis

PRENATAL AND PREIMPLANTATION GENETIC DIAGNOSIS, Forthcoming, Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2014-18
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 03 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2015
Valerie Gutmann Koch
University of Houston Law Center
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Conflicts of Interest in Clinical Trial Recruitment & Enrollment: A Call for Increased Oversight

White Paper for the Center for Health & Pharmaceutical Law & Policy, Seton Hall Law School
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 03 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2014
Seton Hall School of Law, Seton Hall University School of Law, Seton Hall University - Center for Health & Pharmaceutical Law & Policy, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Houston Law Center, Center for Health & Pharmaceutical Law & Policy and Seton Hall University - Center for Health & Pharmaceutical Law & Policy
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conflict of interest, pharmaceutical, clinical trials

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Crisis Standards of Care and State Liability Shields

57 San Diego Law Review 973 (2021)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2021
Valerie Gutmann Koch
University of Houston Law Center
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public health law, covid-19, coronavirus, immunity, legal liability, negligence

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Unique Proposals for Limiting Legal Liability and Encouraging Adherence to Ventilator Allocation Guidelines in an Influenza Pandemic

Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2013-06
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2020
Valerie Gutmann Koch and Beth E. Roxland
University of Houston Law Center and Roxland Consultants Ltd.
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Research Revolution or Status Quo?: The New Common Rule and Research Arising From Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing

56(1) HOUSTON LAW REVIEW 81 (2018)
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2018
Valerie Gutmann Koch and Kelly Todd
University of Houston Law Center and Duke University School of Law
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Common Rule, Human Subjects Research, Genetics, Administrative Law

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A Private Right of Action for Informed Consent in Research

Seton Hall Law Review, Vol. 45, No. 1, 2015, Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2014-26
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2015
Valerie Gutmann Koch
University of Houston Law Center
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Eliminating Liability for Informed Consent to Medical Treatment

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2018
Valerie Gutmann Koch
University of Houston Law Center
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Previvors

Florida State University Law Review, Vol. 49, U of Houston Law Center No. 2021-A-2
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2021
Valerie Gutmann Koch
University of Houston Law Center
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informed consent, shared decision making, risk, uncertainty, previvor

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Changing Expectations for Board Oversight of Healthcare Quality: The Emerging Paradigm

Journal of Health & Life Sciences Law, Vol. 2, No. 4, July 2009
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2011
Valerie Gutmann Koch and Tracy Miller
University of Houston Law Center and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Contemporary Ethical Issues in Stem Cell Research

Stem Cells Handbook, 2d Ed., Humana Press, 2013
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2018
Valerie Gutmann Koch, Beth E. Roxland, Barbara Pohl and Sarah Keech
University of Houston Law Center, Roxland Consultants Ltd., Independent and Independent
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'Of Vital Importance': The New York State Task Force on Life and the Law's Report and Recommendations for Research with Human Subjects Who Lack Consent Capacity

New York State Bar Association Health Law Journal, Vol. 19, No. 2, Spring 2014 , Chicago-Kent College of Law Research Paper No. 2014-16
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 May 2014 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2014
Valerie Gutmann Koch and Susie Han
University of Houston Law Center and New York State Department of Health - Task Force on Life and the Law
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Incentivizing the Utilization of Pharmacogenomics in Drug Development

Journal of Health Care Law & Policy, 2012
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2013
Valerie Gutmann Koch
University of Houston Law Center
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Pharmacogenomics, drug development, Orphan Drug Act, FDA

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PGTandMe: Social Networking-Based Genetic Testing and the Evolving Research Model

Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine, 2012
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2013
Valerie Gutmann Koch
University of Houston Law Center
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personal genomic testing, social networking, human subjects research, FDA, Common Rule

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Clinical and Ethical Considerations in Allocation of Ventilators in an Influenza Pandemic or Other Public Health Disaster: A Comparison of the 2007 and 2015 New York Ventilator Allocation Guidelines

Clinical and Ethical Considerations in Allocation of Ventilators in an Influenza Pandemic or Other Public Health Disaster: A Comparison of the 2007 and 2015 New York Ventilator Allocation Guidelines, Disaster Med. & Pub. Health Preparedness 1 (July 2020)
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Oct 2020
Susie Han and Valerie Gutmann Koch
New York State Department of Health - Task Force on Life and the Law and University of Houston Law Center
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public health, ventilators, scarce resource allocation, crisis standards of care

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Delegating Informed Consent

Delegating Informed Consent, 47(5) THE HASTINGS CENTER REPORT 5-6 (2017)
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 02 Nov 2020
Valerie Gutmann Koch
University of Houston Law Center
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A Policy in Flux: New York State’s Evolving Approach to Human Subjects Research Involving Individuals Who Lack Consent Capacity

A Policy in Flux: New York State’s Evolving Approach to Human Subjects Research Involving Individuals Who Lack Consent Capacity, 42(3) JOURNAL OF LAW, MEDICINE & ETHICS 383 (2014)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 02 Nov 2020
Valerie Gutmann Koch
University of Houston Law Center
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Everything in Moderation: Dual-Role Consent and State Law Mandates

Everything in Moderation: Dual-Role Consent and State Law Mandates, 19(4) AMERICAN JOURNAL OF BIOETHICS 35-37 (2019)
Posted: 07 Dec 2020
Valerie Gutmann Koch and Nadia N. Sawicki
University of Houston Law Center and Loyola-Chicago School of Law, Beazley Institute for Health Law & Policy

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informed consent, doctor-patient relationship, therapeutic misconception

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COVID in NYC: What New York Did, and Should Have Done

Valerie Gutmann Koch & Susie A. Han (2020) COVID in NYC: What New York Did, and Should Have Done, The American Journal of Bioethics, 20:7, 153-155, DOI: 10.1080/15265161.2020.1777350
Posted: 07 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2020
Valerie Gutmann Koch
University of Houston Law Center

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public health, COVID-19, coronavirus, resource allocation, crisis standards of care

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Under Attack: Reconceptualizing Informed Consent

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Vol. 45, No. 1, 2017
Posted: 27 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2017
Valerie Gutmann Koch and Nanette Elster
University of Houston Law Center and Loyola University of Chicago - Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics

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