Arnold J. Rosoff is a Professor Emeritus of Legal Studies and Health Care Management at the Wharton School, and a Senior Fellow of the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Public Health Initiatives (CPHI).
Prior to becoming emeritus in June 2013, he held a secondary appointment as Professor in the Perelman School of Medicine, where he taught in the Masters in Public Health program since its inception in 2004. A Fellow of the American College of Legal Medicine (FCLM), he served for more than 25 years as Deputy Editor of its scholarly journal, the Journal of Legal Medicine. Rosoff taught, researched, and published in the area of health law and policy.
In recent years, he has focused his research on health care reform in the U.S. and has traveled around the world to study how other nations came to commit to Universal Health Care, seeking to understand how the U.S. might achieve that important and elusive goal. Since the 2010 passage of the Affordable Care Act, he has focused on how the U.S. can meet the challenges of successfully implementing its ambitious and noble objectives.
Rosoff currently serves on the Advisory Board of the Health Law Institute at Drexel University’s Earle Mack School of Law. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Wharton School, a JD from Columbia Law School, and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) from the American College of Life Underwriters.