Alison Bateman-House

Part-time Professor of Practice

Alison Bateman-House, PhD, MPH, MA, is a Professor of Practice in Law at Arizona Law and an Assistant Professor in the Division of Medical Ethics at NYU Grossman School of Medicine. She is co-chair of the Working Group on Compassionate Use and Preapproval Access (CUPA), an academic body that studies ethical issues concerning access to investigational medical products and is composed of patient advocates, clinicians, members of industry, former FDA staffers, lawyers, and academics. Professor Bateman-House also serves as the non-voting, non-paid Chair of the NYU/Janssen Compassionate Use Advisory Committees (CompACs) for Infectious Disease and NeuroPsychology. She has written extensively on ethical issues related to access to investigational medicines and human subjects research in leading journals (, including Science, JAMA Internal Medicine, and Journal of Medical Ethics.

Professor Bateman-House teaches LAW 590A/490A Access to Investigational Products: Clinical Trials, Expanded Access, & Right to Try during the Summer term.

Professor of Practice