Site Navigation Page Content

Faculty Profiles

Christine Nero Coughlindownload image icon

Christine Nero Coughlin

Director, Legal Analysis, Research & Writing
Professor of Legal Writing

Phone: 336.758.5504
Email: coughlcn@wfu.edu
Location: Worrell 3337

Selected Presentations

  • "Dancing With Deans," Association of Legal Writing Directors Meeting, Sacramento, California, June, 2011.
  • "Legal Methods for Medical Professionals," American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics, 34th Annual Health Law Professors' Conference, Chicago, Illinois, June, 2011.
  • "Law and Medicine," Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Senior Seminar Lecture, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, May, 2011.
  • "Medical Malpractice Reform," Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, November, 2010.
  • "Legal Rhetoric in the Classroom," American University Washington School of Law, Washington, DC, October, 2010 (panel participant).
  • "Using Cognitive Tools of Graphic Organization to Teach Counter-Analysis," Legal Writing Institute, Marco Island, Florida, July, 2010.
  • Research Ethics in Developing Countries, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, June, 2010.
  • "Patient-Centered Health Law & Ethics," Symposium, Wake Forest University School of Law, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, April, 2010 (panel moderator).
  • "Health Care Reform and Medical Malpractice Reform," Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, January, 2010.
  • "Health Care Reform at the Crossroads," Duke University School of Medicine, American Medical Association, Student Chapter, Durham, North Carolina, May, 2009 (panel participant).
  • "Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis: Ethical Issues in Intellectual Property Law," North Carolina Bar Association Intellectual Property Law Section Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina, April, 2009.
  • "Hot Topics in Bioethics," Wake Forest University Lifelong Learning Program, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, February, 2009.
  • "Teaching Writing to Graduate Students," Wake Forest University Teaching and Learning Center Program, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, February, 2009 (panel participant).
  • "Ethics in Regenerative Medicine," Wake Forest University School Intellectual Property Law Journal Symposium, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, February, 2009 (moderator).
  • "Bridging Our Knowledge of Errors Across the Profession," Research on Schools, Neighborhoods and Communities: Toward Civic Responsibility, American Education Research Association, New York, New York, March, 2008 (panel participant).
  • "Medical Malpractice and Informed Consent," Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, November, 2007.
  • "Managing Difficult Employees," Best Practices in Teaching, Management and Scholarship, Association of Legal Writing Directors Biennial Conference, University of Denver, Denver, Colorado, June, 2007 (with Susan Thrower).
  • "Research Ethics in Developing Countries," North Carolina Bar Association Intellectual Property Law Section, Greensboro, North Carolina, March, 2007 (also presented to the Wake Forest University School of Medicine in August 2008 and June 2009).
  • "Medical Malpractice Reform," Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, February, 2006.
  • "Stem Cell Research and Ethics," Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, November, 2005.
  • "Lessons from Terri Schiavo," Wake Forest University Leadership Summer Program, The Greenbrier, White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, July, 2005 (panel participant).
  • "Future 2020: Legal Perspectives. Biotechnology, Genetics and the Future," Center for Human Dignity, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, January, 2004 (panel participant).
  • "Hollywood 90210: An Irreverent Look at Infusing Practical Skills into the Legal Writing Classroom," The Legal Writing Institute, Seattle, Washington, July, 2002 (with Sandy Patrick).
  • "Artificial and Asexual Embryos: Grappling with Policy Derivation," American Society for Bioethics and Humanities Fifth Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, October, 2002 (panel participant).