Stacey A. Tovino

Lincy Professor of Law
Phone: 702-895-2625
Education:
B.A., magna cum laude, Tulane University
J.D., magna cum laude, University of Houston Law Center
Ph.D., with distinction, University of Texas Medical Branch

Publications

Books

Lucinda E. Jesson & Stacey A. Tovino, Complementary and Alternative Medicine and the Law (Carolina Academic Press 2010).

Lucinda E. Jesson & Stacey A. Tovino, Teacher's Manual to Complementary and Alternative Medicine and the Law (Carolina Academic Press 2010).

 

Book Contributions

Stacey A. Tovino, Rights of Patients with Mental Health Conditions, in Mental Health Care Issues in America: An Encyclopedia, Vol. II, 690-97 (Michael Shally-Jensen ed., 2013).

Stacey A. Tovino, Insurance and Parity Laws, in Mental Health Care Issues in America: An Encyclopedia, Vol. I, 350-57 (Michael Shally-Jensen ed., 2013).

Stacey A. Tovino, Medico-Legal Issues in Neuroimaging, in Neuroethics in Practice 105-19 (Anjan Chatterjee & Martha Farah eds., Oxford Univ. Press 2012).

Stacey A. Tovino, Women’s Neuroethics, in Oxford Handbook of Neuroethics (Judy Illes & Barbara J. Sahakian eds., Oxford Univ. Press 2011).

Stacey A. Tovino, Medical Privacy, in Governing America: Major Decisions of Federal, State, and Local Governments from 1789 to the Present (Paul Quirk & William Cunion eds., Facts on File Press 2011).

 

Articles

Stacey A. Tovino, Lost in the Shuffle: How Health and Disability Laws Hurt Problem Gamblers, 89 Tulane L. Rev. __ (forthcoming 2015).

Stacey A. Tovino, Giving Thanks: The Ethics of Grateful Patient Fundraising, 103 Kentucky L. J. __ (forthcoming 2015).

Stacey A. Tovino, Silence is Golden... Except in Health Care Philanthropy, 48 U. Rich. L. Rev. __ (forthcoming 2014).

Stacey A. Tovino, Introduction: Under the Knife: Health Law, Health Care Reform, and Beyond, 13 Nev. L. J. 641 (2013).

Stacey A. Tovino, Conflicts of Interest in Medicine, Research, and Law: A Comparison, 117 Penn St. L. Rev. 1291 (2013).

Stacey A. Tovino, Gone Too Far: Federal Regulation of Health Care Attorneys, 91 Oregon L. Rev. 813 (2013).

Stacey A. Tovino, A "Common" Proposal, 50 Houston L. Rev. 787 (2013).

Stacey A. Tovino, HIPAA Privacy for Physicians, 17 Pathology Case Reviews 160 (2012).

Stacey A. Tovino, A Proposal for Comprehensive and Specific Essential Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Benefits, 38 Am. J.L. & Med. 471 (2012).

Stacey A. Tovino, All Illnesses Are (Not) Created Equal: Reforming Federal Mental Health Insurance Law, 49 Harv. J. on Legis. 1 (2012).

Stacey A. Tovino, Further Support for Mental Health Parity Law and Mandatory Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Benefits, 21 Annals Health L. 147 (2012).

Stacey A. Tovino, Reforming State Mental Health Parity Law, 11 Hous. J. Health L. & Pol’y 455 (2011).

Stacey A. Tovino, Scientific Understandings of Postpartum Illness: Improving Health Law and Policy?, 33 Harv. J. L. & Gender 99 (2010).

Jennifer Bard et al., Three Ways of Looking at a Health Law and Literature Class, 1 Drexel L. Rev. 512 (2009).

Stacey A. Tovino, Remarks: Neuroscience, Gender, and the Law, 42 Akron L. Rev. 941 (2009), reprinted in Women & The Law (Thomas H. Barnard & Jane Moriarty eds., West 2009).

Stacey A. Tovino, Neuroscience and Health Law: An Integrative Approach?, 42 Akron L. Rev. 469 (2009).

Stacey A. Tovino, Neuroimaging Research into Disorders of Consciousness: Moral Imperative or Ethical and Legal Failure?, 13 Va. J.L. & Tech. 2 (2008).

Stacey A. Tovino, The Impact of Neuroscience on Health Law, 1 Neuroethics 73 (2008).

Stacey A. Tovino, Incidental Findings: A Common Law Approach, 15 Accountability Res. 242 (2008).

Stacey A. Tovino, Functional Neuroimaging Information: A Case for Neuro Exceptionalism?, 34 Fla. St. U. L. Rev. 415 (2007).

Stacey A. Tovino, Psychiatric Restraint and Seclusion: Resisting Legislative Solution, 47 Santa Clara L. Rev. 511 (2007).

Stacey A. Tovino, Imaging Body Structure and Mapping Brain Function: A Historical Approach, 33 Am. J.L. & Med. 193 (2007), reprinted in Neuroethics: An Introduction With Readings (Martha Farah ed., MIT Press 2010).

Stacey A. Tovino, Functional Neuroimaging and the Law: Trends and Directions for Future Scholarship, 7 Am. J. Bioethics, Sept. 2007, at 44, reprinted in Neuroethics (Dayk Jang & Sungook Hong eds., Bada Publ’g forthcoming).

Stacey A. Tovino, The Visible Brain: Confidentiality and Privacy Implications of Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (May 2006) (unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Texas Medical Branch, Institute for Medical Humanities).

Stacey A. Tovino, Incorporating Literature into a Health Law Curriculum, 9 J. Med. & L. 213 (2005).

Stacey A. Tovino, Hospital Chaplaincy under the HIPAA Privacy Rule: Health Care or “Just Visiting the Sick?”, 2 Ind. Health L. Rev. 51 (2005).

Stacey A. Tovino & William J. Winslade, A Primer on the Law and Ethics of Treatment, Research, and Public Policy in the Context of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury, 14 Annals Health L. 1 (2005).

Stacey A. Tovino, Confidentiality and Privacy Implications of Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 33 J.L. Med. & Ethics 844 (2005).

Stacey A. Tovino & William J. Winslade, Research with Brain-Injured Subjects, 19 J. Head Trauma Rehabilitation 513 (2004).

Stacey A. Tovino, American Midwifery Litigation and State Legislative Preferences for Physician-Controlled Childbirth, 11 Cardozo Women’s L.J. 61 (2004).

Stacey A. Tovino, The Use and Disclosure of Protected Health Information for Research under the HIPAA Privacy Rule: Unrealized Patient Autonomy and Burdensome Government Regulation, 49 S.D. L. Rev. 447 (2004).

 

Commentaries, Essays, and Reviews

Stacey A. Tovino, Book Review, 47 Jurimetrics 377 (2007) (reviewing Semir Zeki & Oliver Goodenough, Law and the Brain (Oxford Univ. Press 2006)).

Stacey A. Tovino, Book Review, 21 J.L. & Religion 205 (2005-2006) (reviewing Aaron L. Mackler, Introduction to Jewish and Catholic Bioethics: A Comparative Analysis (Georgetown Univ. Press 2003)).

Stacey A. Tovino, Book Review, 21 J.L. & Religion 247 (2005-2006) (reviewing Daniel B. Sinclair, Jewish Biomedical Law: Legal and Extra-Legal Dimensions (Oxford Univ. Press 2005)).

Stacey A. Tovino, Book Review, 21 J.L. & Religion 255 (2005-2006) (reviewing D. Kelly Weisberg, The Birth of Surrogacy in Israel (Univ. Press of Fla. 2005)).

Stacey A. Tovino, Book Review, 21 J.L. & Religion 475 (2005-2006) (reviewing Laurence Tancredi, Hardwired Behavior: What Neuroscience Reveals About Morality (Cambridge Univ. Press 2005)).

 

Stacey A. Tovino on the Scholarly Commons

Curriculum Vitae
Bio

Areas of Expertise
Bioethics
Health Law
Medical Humanities
Tort Law