Using gubernatorial executive orders to advance public health
Learning Areas:Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Public health or related public policy
Describe a framework to understand how gubernatorial executive orders (GEOs) are used in public health law. Identify examples of GEOs used in public health law. Analyze the advantages and disadvantages of using a GEO instead of an alternative public health law mechanism. Differentiate GEOs from other public health law tools.
Keyword(s): Law, Policy/Policy Development
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Max Gakh, JD, MPH, is currently a Visiting Attorney with the Partnership for Public Health Law. Previously, he served as a Staff Attorney for the Ohio legislature, performing legal research and analysis and drafting and analyzing legislation. He also worked at the University of Maryland analyzing preparedness issues for state governments, conducting legal trainings, and building public-private partnerships. He has conducted public health law research with faculty at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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