The Intersection of HIPAA, HITECH & Life Sciences

June 29, 2011

Wednesday, June 29, 2011 – HIPAA Complimentary Webinar Series

Learn about the impact of current and proposed HIPAA and HITECH privacy and security regulations on the operations of life sciences companies, including pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers, distributors and marketing companies.


  • How life sciences companies fit into the HIPAA regulatory framework
  • Accessing and using protected health information (PHI) for the purpose of research, including the role of patient authorizations and waivers
  • Determining when it’s appropriate to execute data use agreements and business associate agreements
  • Restrictions on the use of PHI for marketing purposes


Kimberly J. Kannensohn, Partner, McGuireWoods LLP
Holly Carnell, Associate, McGuireWoods LLP

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