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Health Law Fellows

The prestigious Health Law Fellows program provides DePaul students with opportunities to participate in the substantive work of the institute. Students maintain fellowship status in return for a commitment to work on existing projects and to develop future JHLI programs throughout the academic year. Fellows participate in a variety of activities including the Faculty Fellows Lecture Series, research and writing, newsletter editing, mentoring, colloquia, symposia and social events.


  • Fellows may apply to become an JHLI Summer Scholar for paid health law placements.
  • Fellows are eligible to write-on to the DePaul Journal of Health Care Law.
  • Fellows are eligible to apply for the JHLI student board of directors.
  • Fellow are eligible to apply for DePaul's Health Law Transactional Moot Court Team and compete in the annual National Transactional Moot Court Team competition held at Loyola University Chicago.
  • Fellows will receive event updates, important health law news, and the JHLI E-Pulse newsletter.
  • Fellows will have access to a password protected LexisNexis course page, which contains interesting health law news, updates for fellows and an outline bank.


  • Fellows must attend the spring Health Law Symposium.
  • Fellows must attend at least two JHLI lectures in the series.
  • Fellows must contribute at least one submission to the JHLI E-Pulse newsletter.
  • Fellows must be active participants in the institute and its programming throughout the year.

For more information, contact the HLI at or (312) 362-5236.

Already an JHLI Fellow? Access the LexisNexis link.

2017-2018 Health Law Fellows Application

Priority will be given to applications submitted on or before Dec. 23, 2016.

Download Application​​