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Jessica Mantel

Jessica Mantel
Professor Jessica Mantel is a professor at the University of Houston Law Center and co-director of the Health Law & Policy Institute. Her research explores how law and policy influence the provider-patient relationship and efforts to address the social determinants of health. Before coming to the University of Houston, she was an attorney at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Opinion: Stereotypes Shouldn’t Drive Decisions of COVID-19 Care for the Disabled or Old

As coronavirus cases soar across our region, hospitals taxed to capacity may soon face the unthinkable — deciding who lives and who dies. The...
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