Faculty Profiles

Julie Cantor

Julie D. Cantor

Lecturer in Law
B.A. Stanford University, 1994
M.A. Psychology, Stanford University, 1995
J.D. UC Berkeley-Boalt Hall, 2000
M.D. Yale University, 2005

Dr. Julie Cantor is a lecturer-in-law where she teaches Health Law & Policy and Reproductive Rights, Medical Ethics & the Law. She is a national expert on issues that fall at the intersection of medicine and law.

Dr. Cantor’s work has been published in national journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine, and she has been widely quoted in national and international media, from CBS News to The New York Times to The Lancet. Over the past two decades, she has lectured to physicians, lawyers and the public on many issues in law and medicine. Dr. Cantor is a litigator and among other representations, she has written amicus briefs on behalf of groups with interests in health and justice that have been submitted to state and federal courts, including the Supreme Court of the United States.