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Striving for Health Equity through Medical, Public Health, and Legal Collaboration

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  01 January 2021


This article discusses (1) the ways in which law functions as a determinant of health, (2) historical collaborations between the health and legal professions, (3) the benefits of creating medical-public health-legal collaborations, and (4) how viewing law through a collaborative, population health lens can lead to health equity.

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Copyright © American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics 2019

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