The Department of Neurology and Psychiatry will host Grand Rounds for both divisions from 8-9 a.m. Thursday, April 28, at the School of Medicine, Schwitalla Hall, lecture hall 1. Entry to the Medical School is only through the Learning Resource Center (LRC), 3544 Caroline Mall, 63104.
Nicolas P. Terry, B.A. (Hons) Law, LL.M. will present: "Psychiatrists, Patients & Hospitals Who ‘Friend' or ‘Tweet' -- Risk Managing Social Networking."
Nicolas P. Terry is the Chester A. Myers Professor of Law at Saint Louis University School of Law where he teaches torts, products liability, health information technology, law and science and health care quality.
Educated at Kingston University and the University of Cambridge, Professor Terry began his academic career as a member of the law faculty of the University of Exeter in England. He has served as a senior fellow at Melbourne Law School and holds the secondary appointment of professor of
health management and policy at the Saint Louis University School of Public Health.
He has held visiting faculty positions at the law schools of Santa Clara University, the University of Missouri-Columbia, Washington University, and the University of Iowa.
From 2000-08, Terry served as co-director of Saint Louis University's Center for Health Law Studies -- consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as the finest health law program in the nation.
From 2008-10 Terry served as the School of Law's senior associate dean.
Terry's research interests lie primarily at the intersection of medicine, law, and information technology. His recent law review publications dealing with health information privacy include "Physicians And Patients Who ‘Friend' Or ‘Tweet': Constructing A Legal Framework For Social Networking In A Highly Regulated Domain," http://works.bepress.com/nicolas_terry/1 43 Ind. L. Rev. 285-341 (2010); "Personal Health Records: Directing More Costs and Risks to Consumers?" 1 Drexel L. Rev. 216 (2009); "What's Wrong with Health Privacy?" 5 J. Health & Bio. L. 1-32 (2009), and "Ensuring The Privacy and Confidentiality of Electronic Health Records" (with Leslie P. Francis) 2007 U. Ill. L. Rev. 681-735.