AHLA Celebrates the Winners of the Health Law Regulatory & Compliance Competition, hosted by the University of Maryland
- February 23, 2023
Washington, D.C. - AHLA is delighted to celebrate the winners of the Health Law Regulatory & Compliance Competition, hosted by the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, and sponsored by AHLA.
This annual competition, now in its 12th year, attracted students representing law schools from across the country. The top three winning teams received prizes courtesy of the AHLA and the Food and Drug Law Institute (FDLI). This year’s first prize team, American University Washington College of Law was coached by AHLA board member Asha Scielzo.
"This competition provides a terrific opportunity for students to hone analytical and communication skills while navigating the complex and dynamic field of health law,” comments Asha Scielzo, President-Elect Designate for AHLA and the Director of the Health Law and Policy Program at the American University Washington College of Law. “Congratulations to all the students who participated and to AUWCL’s team for their first-place win! It was a pleasure to coach these bright and dedicated students.”
The Winners of this competition are as follows:
Sydney Straub, Ryan Platt, & Nicole Doherty from Boston University School of Law. Coached by Lawrence Vernaglia and Dianne McCarthy
Byron Cheung, Jordan Jekel, & Melissa La Motta from University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Anh-Thi Le, Hannah J. Zuckerman, & Christopher A. Sang from American University Washington College of Law. Coached by Asha Scielzo
“Your journey from here to greatness is in your future,” comments David S. Cade, AHLA’s Executive Vice President/CEO, during remarks celebrating the 12th Annual Health Law Regulatory & Compliance Competition. “I know that you are going to have wonderfully successful careers because you are investing in yourselves today.”
We congratulate all participants of this competition and wish them future success in their endeavors. AHLA is sponsoring the upcoming 12th Annual L. Edward Bryant, Jr. National Health Law Transactional Competition on March 24, 2023. Read more about this competition featuring exclusive prizes from the AHLA.