Health Law Institute Hamline's health law program ranks 15th nationally Whether a JD student or a professional working in the health field, our Health Law Institute gives you a deep understanding and real-life health law experience through specialized courses, certificates of study, and experiential learning opportunities. The institute bridges the gap between health law scholarship and policy through engagement, collaboration, and innovation. It is a regional hub for the health law community, providing programs, training, educational opportunities, events and symposia for law students, practicing lawyers, compliance officers, and policy makers, throughout the year, including during Summer term and J-term. Because of the work and scholarship of the Health Law Institute, Hamline’s health law program is ranked 15th in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Certificates expand your health law expertise The Health Law Institute offers three certificates of study that allow you to focus your legal education or gain legal knowledge and skills to benefit you as a lawyer, medical practitioner, or business professional. General Health Law Certificate: 17-credit curriculum for JD students Health Care Compliance Certificate: 13 to 14 credit-program in-residence for JD students and 11-credit online program for non-JD students Faculty and advisory board help advance the Institute and the industry Our core and adjunct faculty members are committed to students’ career advancement as well as the advancement of health law policy and the Health Law Institute. Our advisory board, comprised of industry professionals, provide us invaluable perspective on issues, challenges and needs related to health law practice. Stay up to date: Join our mailing list, follow us on Twitter, join our LinkedIn group, download HLI 2013 Highlights.