Kathy L. Cerminara

Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law

Professor

3305 College Avenue

Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33314

United States

http://www.nsulaw.nova.edu/faculty/profiles/index.cfm?ID=18

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

28

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SSRN CITATIONS

6

CROSSREF CITATIONS

2

Scholarly Papers (28)

1.

Right to Die: The Law of End-of-Life Decisionmaking (Supplement)

Right to Die: The Law of End-of-Life Decisionmaking (3rd ed. Wolters Kluwer 2017 Supp.) ISBN: 9780735546653
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
Alan Meisel, Kathy L. Cerminara and Thaddeus Mason Pope
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law (Emeritus), Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law and Mitchell Hamline School of Law
Downloads 282 (158,295)
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right to die, end-of-life, health law, medical law, informed consent, advance directive, surrogate, POLST, brain death, medical futility, medical aid in dying, assisted suicide

2.

Hospice and Health Care Reform: Improving Care at the End of Life

Widener Law Review, Vol. 16, 2011, NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research Paper No. 10-012
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Oct 2010
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 225 (197,656)

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Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, health care reform, hospice

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La Caja De Pandora: Improving Access to Hospice Care Among Hispanic and African-American Patients

Houston Journal of Health Law and Policy, Vol. 10, p. 255, 2010, NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research Paper No. 10-001
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2011
Alina M. Perez and Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Masters of Public Health Program and Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 148 (284,439)

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End-of-life decision making, hospice services

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A Paper About a Piece of Paper: Regulatory Action as the Most Effective Way to Promote Use of Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment

Journal of Legal Medicine, Vol. 29, p. 479, 2008, NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research Paper No. 08-007
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2010
Kathy L. Cerminara and Seth M. Bogin
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law and Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
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law, health law, end of life, life-sustaining treatment, patients, administrative law

5.

Schiavo Revisited? The Struggle for Autonomy at the End of Life in Italy

12 Marquette Univ. Elder's Advisor 295 (2011), NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research Paper No. 09-013
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 07 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2014
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law, University of Milan and New York University School of Law
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End-of-Life, Constitutional Law, Italian Constitutional Law, Italy, Italian Law, Decision-Making, Schiavo, Englaro, Patient Autonomy

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Pandora's Dismay: Eliminating Coverage-Related Barriers to Hospice Care

Florida Coastal Law Review, Vol. 11, p. 107, 2010, NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research Paper No. 09-012
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2010
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 118 (337,532)
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Medicare payments, hospice, proposed legislation

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Theresa Marie Schiavo's Long Road to Peace

Death Studies, Vol. 30, p. 101, 2005, NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research Paper
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2008
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
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end-of-life decisionmaking

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Removing Obstacles to a Peaceful Death

Elder Law Journal, Vol. 28, p. 197, 2018
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2018
Kathy L. Cerminara and Barbara A. Reich
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law and Western New England University School of Law
Downloads 98 (382,683)

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end of life, hospice care, medical ethics, palliative treatment, medical fees, advance directives, health care proxies, terminal care, clinical coding

9.

Introduction: Health Care in the 21st Century: Cost, Quality, and Access in the New Millennium

Nova Law Review, Vol. 26, p. 397, 2001-2002, NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research Paper No. 08-016
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 23 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2009
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
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Goodwin Seminar Shepard Broad, cost, quality and access to health care, symposium

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Critical Essay: Musings on the Need to Convince Some People with Disabilities that End-of-Life Decision-Making Advocates are Not Out to Get Them

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 37, p. 343, 2005, NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2008
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 88 (409,339)

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End-of-life decision-making, disability

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Collateral Damage: The Aftermath of the Political Culture Wars in Schiavo

Western New England Law Review, Vol. 29, p. 279, 2007, NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research Paper No. 08-002
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2008
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 85 (418,141)

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Persistent vegetative state, advance directives, end-of-life decision-making

12.

Contextualizing ADR in Managed Care: a Proposal Aimed at Easing Tensions and Resolving Conflict

Loyola University (Chicago) Law Journal, Vol. 33, p. 547, Spring 2002, NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Nov 2001 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2008
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
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Book Review: After We Die: The Life and Times of the Human Cadaver, by Norman Cantor

NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research Paper No. 11-001
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Mar 2011
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
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cadaver law, corpse law, cadaver custom, corpse custom, review

14.

Today's Crusades: A Therapeutic Jurisprudential Critique of Faith-Based Civil Rights in Health Care

Albany Government Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2020
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
Downloads 63 (492,434)
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health law, psychology, therapeutic jurisprudence, transgender, transgendered individuals, civil rights, conscience clauses

15.

Cruzan's Legacy in Autonomy

SMU Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Jan 2020
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
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end-of-life, life-sustaining treatment, autonomy, decision-making

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Using Therapeutic Jurisprudence to Improve Nursing Home Regulation During Future Pandemics

Nova Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 3, 2022
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 Jan 2022
Kathy L. Cerminara, Alina M. Perez and Alexandra Kirby
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law, Nova Southeastern University - Masters of Public Health Program and Independent
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therapeutic jurisprudence, nursing homes, public health, elderly, COVID-19

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Dealing with Dying: How Insurers Can Help Patients Seeking Last-Chance Therapies (Even When the Answer is 'No')

Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine, Vol. 15, p. 285, 2005, NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2008
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
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Health care, insurance, external review, coverage

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Tracking the Storm: The Far-Reaching Power of the Forces Propelling the Schiavo Cases

Stetson Law Review, Vol. 35, p. 147, 2005
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2021
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
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persistent vegetative state, litigation, Schiavo, end-of-life decision-making, Florida

19.

Social Justice, Civil Rights, and Bioethics

Stetson Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 29 Aug 2020
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
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health law, bioethics, civil rights, social justice, transgender, transgender individuals

20.

Peace-of-Mind Consequences of Law: A Proposed Definition and Examples

Putting Therapeutic Jurisprudence in the Mainstream, https://mainstreamtj.com/ (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 01 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2021
Kathy L. Cerminara and Carrie Petrucci
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law and Alliant International University
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Therapeutic Jurisprudence, Affordable Care Act, Health Care, Aid-in-Dying, Health Care Coverage, GINA, Genetic Discrimination, Long-Term Care

21.

Rip Currents: Rough Water for End of Life Decision Making

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Feb 2018
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
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Protecting Participants in and Beneficiaries of ERISA-Governed Managed Health Care Plans

University of Memphis Law Review, Vol. 29, No. 317, 1998, NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 07 Feb 1999 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2010
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
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Taking a Closer Look at the Managed Care Class Actions: Impact Litigation as an Assist to the Market

Annals of Health Law, Vol. 11, p. 1, 2002, NSU Shepard Broad Law Center Research
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Aug 2002 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2008
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
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Give Me Liberty to Choose (A Better) Death: Respecting Autonomy More Fully in Advance Directive Statutes

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Mar 2018
Kathy L. Cerminara and Joseph Kadis
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law and Independent
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Whose Freedom? Teaching Contraception Coverage Cases as a Bridge from Policy to Bioethics

St. Louis University Law Journal, Vol. 61, 2017
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Mar 2018
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law
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26.

Law, Perception, and Cultural Cognition

Posted: 10 Feb 2016
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law

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law and technology, law and policy, health law and policy

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Therapeutic Death: A Look at Oregon's Law Legalizing Physician-Assisted Suicide

Psychology, Public Policy & Law, Vol. 6, p. 503, 2000
Posted: 28 Aug 2000
Kathy L. Cerminara and Alina M. Perez
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law and Nova Southeastern University - Masters of Public Health Program

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Eliciting Patient Preferences in Today's Health Care System

Psychology, Public Policy & Law, Psychology, Advanced Directive Symposium Issue, Vol. 4, No. 4, 1999
Posted: 26 Jan 1999
Kathy L. Cerminara
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad College of Law

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