Maureen West (J.D., University of Denver) is a health care law attorney who served 15+ years as a Colorado assistant attorney general. She now has her own private law practice. Dr. West also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene from the University of Colorado Dental School. Her dual background provides Dr. West with unique insight about how health care public policy and laws impact patients. Maureen is an adjunct professor in the Health Care Leadership Program where she teaches Health Care Public Policy and the Legislative Process and Legal Issues in Global Healthcare Management.