2023 Health Law Conference "Reproductive Health and Rights in a Post-Dobbs World"


UNLV Health Law Program Annual Conference


“Reproductive Health and Rights in a Post-Dobbs World"

A Two-Part Series


January 26, 2023 (In-Person Panel)

April 7, 2023 (Virtual)

Approved for Total 4 Nevada MCLE Credits

Program is Free, Registration Is Required 


Thursday, January 26, 2023 - In Person

5:30-7:00 PM - Thomas & Mack Moot Courtroom (speakers subject to change)

- Approved for 1 Nevada MCLE Credit

Panel discussion followed by a light reception


The Impact of the Dobbs Decision in Nevada

  • Craig Newby - First Assistant Attorney General at Nevada Office of the Attorney General
  • Nevada Assemblywoman Sarah Peters - Assistant Majority Whip (North);  Chair, Assembly Committee on Health and Human Services
  • Carla Torres, MD  - Obstetrics & Gynecology Specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field
  • Tammy Mahaney - Registered Nurse and Doctor of Nurse Practice, Family Nurse Practitioner (DNP-FNP) Student, Nevada Right to Life Representative


Friday, April 7, 2023 - Virtual

9:00 AM-1:00 PM - Zoom Webinar (speakers subject to change)

- Approved for 3 Nevada CLE Credits


  • The Legal Implications of the Dobbs Decision for Abortion and Other Reproductive Services

- Lisa Ikemoto - Martin Luther King Jr. Professor of Law, UC Davis School of Law

  • The Health Implications of the Dobbs Decision

Alina Salganicoff  - Senior Vice President and Director of Women's Health Policy, Kaiser Family Foundation

  • What does Empirical Research tell us about the Impact of Dobbs on Abortion Access?

Kari White - Principal Investigator, Texas Policy Evaluation Project (TxPEP) and Associate Professor in the Steve Hicks School of Social Work and Department of Sociology at the University of Texas

  • What Can we Learn from Other Countries that have Restrictive Abortion Laws

Michelle Oberman - Katharine and George Alexander Professor of Law, Santa Clara University of Law


The UNLV Health Law Program is Presented in Partnership With


January 26, 2023
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
BSL Thomas & Mack Moot Court Facility #151