Stacy Elizabeth Kern-Scheerer
Assistant Director, Legal Practice Program and Professor of the Practice
Office phone: (757) 221-1460
Office location: Room 217A
Representative Professional Activities and Achievements
Stacy Kern-Scheerer joined the faculty in 2013. Prior to joining the faculty, Professor Kern-Scheerer served as Assistant Counsel in the U.S. Senate Office of the Legislative Counsel. As Assistant Counsel, she specialized in drafting legislation for Senators and Senate Committees on various issues of Federal health policy, including legislation related to food safety, drugs and medical devices, public health, and pensions. She was a drafter of numerous provisions of enacted law on those topics.
Professor Kern-Scheerer is a magna cum laude graduate of Boston University School of Law. While in law school, she served as Executive Editor of the American Journal of Law & Medicine and received a Rappaport Fellowship through the Rappaport Center for Law and Public Service. She earned her Master of Public Health from Boston University School of Public Health, where she was the Health Law, Bioethics, and Human Rights Fellow. She is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Beloit College, where she received her B.A., magna cum laude, in Sociology and French.