Senior Consortium Scholar and Visiting Professor of Law


Mark Hall, JD, is Professor of Law and Public Health at Wake Forest University. One of the nation’s leading scholars in health care law and public policy, he is the author or editor of twenty books and a member of the National Academy of Medicine. Currently, he is the lead Reporter with the American Law Institute for its Restatement work on Medical Liability.  Prof. Hall publishes regularly in leading journals of law, medicine, and health policy, and his articles have been reprinted in a dozen casebooks and anthologies. He regularly consults with government officials, foundations and think tanks about health care public policy issues.

Selected Scholarship

  1. “Vaccine Passport” Certification — Policy and Ethical Considerations

  2. State Preemption of Local Immigration “Sanctuary” Policies: Legal Considerations

  3. Partitioning the Curve — Interstate Travel Restrictions During the Covid-19 Pandemic

  4. The Legal Authority for States’ Stay-at-Home Orders

  5. Privileges and Immunity Certification During the COVID-19 Pandemic

  6. Disease Control, Civil Liberties, and Mass Testing — Calibrating Restrictions during the Covid-19 Pandemic

  7. Reducing Unfair Out-of-Network Billing — Integrated Approaches to Protecting Patients

  8. Patients as consumers: courts, contracts, and the new medical marketplace

  9. Law, Medicine, and Trust