Ken J. Berger

Faculty Member

Professional Interests

  • Legal Advocacy
  • Hospital Medicine
  • Bioethics
  • Medical Law
  • Global Health and International Human Rights
  • Developing Health Law education and teaching


Newly elected Secretary-General World Association for Medical Law, Board of Governor and Vice President since 2010 driving developments in Health Law, Legal medicine, forensic medicine and bioethics, globally.

Editorial Board of International Journal Medicine and Law, and Chair of Journal Committee driving enhanced quality to the academic mission of the journal and enhancing impact factor, collaborating internationally.

Mentor, educator, invited speaker on global health dilemmas with the goal to collaborate and work together in helping solve real major local, national and international medical-legal problems, influencing positive change through advocacy and policy.

Resource to physicians, students, nurses, Regulators, Universities, Hospitals and other lawyers on medical-legal issues as an advocate, representative or Counsel.

Serving the University in both medicine and law to educate future leaders in both disciplines and where the professions intersect.

Member of the Bar of the United States Supreme Court, the State of New York and the Province of Ontario.
Member of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.

Co-teach Critical Perspectives in Health Policy and Law for Institute of Health Policy, Management & Evaluation.

Appointed Scientific Chair, 2020 World Association for Medical Law, Toronto, August 12-16, 2020, Sheraton Hotel, Downtown, Toronto.

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