Media Guide to UCLA Experts

Allison Hoffman

Professor / UCLA School of Law

Area of Expertise: health care reform, health care law, health insurance, Affordable Care Act, Medicare

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Allison Hoffman, professor at the UCLA School of Law, is an expert on health care law and policy. Hoffman is also a faculty associate at the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research. Hoffman’s research explores the role of regulation and the welfare state in promoting health and well being. Hoffman’s work examines important legal and social issues, including the Affordable Care Act, Medicare and retiree healthcare expenses, and long-term care. 

Hoffman practiced health care law and counseled academic medical centers, insurers, pharmaceutical companies, and private equity firms on a wide range of health care regulatory matters. She has also provided strategic advice to health care companies and to nonprofit organizations and foundations as a management consultant. Immediately prior to joining the faculty at UCLA, she was a fellow at Harvard’s Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology and Bioethics.

Media Contacts

Bill Kisliuk, 310-206-2611

Kathy Wyer, 310-206-1766