Medha D. Makhlouf

Penn State Dickinson Law

Medha D. Makhlouf is the Elsie de R. and Samuel P. Orlando Distinguished Professor at Penn State Dickinson Law. Her research and teaching interests lie at the intersection of health law, immigrants’ rights, and poverty law and policy. Professor Makhlouf is the Founding Director of the Medical-Legal Partnership Clinic, which aims to reduce health disparities and improve health through collaboration with health care providers. Currently, the Clinic focuses on improving immigrants’ access to health-supporting public benefits. Professor Makhlouf’s scholarship has been published in the New York University Law Review, the Boston University Law ReviewCalifornia Law Review Online, the Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law & Ethics, and several other academic journals.