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LAW 3047 v00 : LGBT Health Law and Policy

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Druthers submitted by: pm917
Spring 2021
LLM Adjunct
UserID Name Email
pm917 Mitchum, Preston
wt238 Turner, Wayne
LAW 3047 v00: LGBT Health Law and Policy
LGBT Health Law and Policy
F 11:10a-1:10p
20 (LAWG: 10/LAWJ: 10)

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Professor Preston Mitchum brings a breadth of legal and policy experience to his role as Senior Legal & International Policy Analyst at Advocates for Youth. At Advocates, he supports both Policy and International Youth Health and Rights Divisions on the global sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) in U.S. foreign policy portfolio. Prior to joining Advocates, Preston served as the Senior Policy Analyst at the Center for Health and Gender Equity (CHANGE) where he provided in-depth analysis of new data, policies, and programs across SRHR—including HIV/AIDS, maternal health, family planning, and gender-based violence. In addition, he was a judicial law clerk at the D.C. Superior Court to the Honorable S. Pamela Gray and the Honorable Errol R. Arthur, and was a Policy Analyst at the Center for American Progress (CAP). From 2014-2017, Professor Mitchum served as an adjunct faculty at Georgetown University School of Continuing, teaching Advanced Legal Research & Writing.

Currently, Professor Mitchum serves as Chair of the Washington Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, is an active member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., and is on the Board of Directors of the Collective Action for Safe Spaces. He is also an accomplished author publishing both scholarly work and social commentary for many online outlets including The Atlantic, Think Progress, The Root,, theGrio, Rewire News, Huffington Post, and others. He has also appeared on Al Jazeera and Fox News.

Professor Mitchum received his Bachelor of Arts, with honors, from Kent State University; his J.D., with honors, from North Carolina Central University School of Law; and his LL.M. in Law and Government from American University Washington College of Law where he specialized in Gender and Law.

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