ELLIOTT OPPENHEIM, JD, MD, LLM HEALTH LAW
Dr. Oppenheim practiced family medicine and emergency medicine for nearly 18 years before attending law school and obtaining a Master’s Degree in Health Law. He attended Occidental College (B.A. 1969), the University of California at Irvine (M.D. 1973), Detriot College of Law at Michigan State University (J.D. 1995), and Loyola University School of Law, Chicago (LL.M. Health Law 1996).
Dr. Oppenheim has written extensively about medical malpractice litigation, the Emergency Medical Treatment and Actie Labor Act, and spoliation of evidence in medical negligence litigation and continues to write on medical-legal subjects.
|1969||B.A.||Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA|
|1973||M.D.||University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine [with Clinical Clerkship at Oxford University (thoracic surgery), Harvard University (general surgery), Stanford University (cardiovascular surgery)|
|1973 – 74||University of Washington – affiliate hospital|
|7/73 – 6/74 – Providence Hospital, Seattle, WA, Surgical Intership (PGY-1)|
|1974 – 75||University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canda,|
|7/74 – 2/75 – Vancouver General Hospital Surgical Residency (6 months)|
|1995||J.D.||Michigan State University College of Law; E. Lansing, MI (Recipient: Jurisprudence Prize in Constitutinal Law)|
|1993 – Summer School, University of Washington School of Law, Seattle WA|
|1995 – Summer School, Wayne State University School of Law, Detriot, MI|
|1996||LL.M.Health Law||Loyola University School of Law, Beazley Institute for Health Law, Chicago, IL|