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Health Law Fellows

​The prestigious Health Law Fellows Program provides DePaul College of Law 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 monthly lecture series, newsletter editing, research and writing, mentoring, colloquia, symposia and social events.


  • Fellows are eligible to apply for the JHLI Summer Scholar Program for PAID health law placements.
  • Fellows are eligible to apply for the JHLI Student Board of Directors.
  • Fellows 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 newsletter, E-Pulse.
  • Fellows will have access to a password protected LexisNexis course webpage, which contains interesting health law news, updates for fellows, and an outline bank.
  • Fellows are eligible to write-on to the DePaul Journal of Health Care Law.


  • Fellows must attend the Spring Health Law Symposium.
  • Fellows must attend at least two JHLI lectures in the Lecture Series.
  • Fellows must contribute at least one submission to the Mary and Michael Jaharis Health Law Institute newsletter, E-Pulse.
  • Fellows must be active participants in the Institute and programming throughout the year.

For more information or to submit your application, email Alice Setrini​, and  Applications must be accompanied by an updated resume and a Letter of Intent (no longer than one typewritten page) explaining why you are interested in Health Law and what you hope to gain from your experience as a Fellow.

Already a JHLI Fellow? Access the LexisNexis link.

2019-2020 Health Law Fellows Application

Priority will be given to applications submitted on or before Dec. 31, 2019.

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