Last updated on: 2/4/2014 | Author: ProCon.org

Barbara Coombs Lee, JD Biography

Title:
President of Compassion and Choices
Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of July 6, 2007

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • President, Compassion & Choices
  • Chief Petitioner, Oregon Death with Dignity Act
  • Adjunct, University of Washington School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine
  • Counsel, Oregon State Senate
  • Worked as a managed care executive
  • Health policy analyst, George Washington University
  • Practiced as a nurse and physician assistant for twenty-five years
  • National Health Policy Fellowship, Boeringer Ingeheim Foundation
  • Outstanding Performance in the Study of Medical Law, American Jurisprudence Award
  • Scholarship for Outstanding Student Achievement, National Health Lawyers Association
Education:
  • JD, Lewis & Clark College
  • FNP, University of Washington
  • BA, Vassar College and Cornell University
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Should Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?