Last updated on: 5/15/2018 | Author: ProCon.org

Erica F. Wood, JD Biography

Title:
Assistant Director of the American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging
Position:
None Found to the question "Should Euthanasia or Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of May 15, 2018

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with MDs, JDs, PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to end-of-life issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to end-of-life.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Assistant Director, American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging
  • Employee, American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging, 1980-present
  • Appointee, Virginia Commonwealth Council on Aging
  • Recipient, Isabella Horton Grant Guardianship Award, National College of Probate Judges, 2013
  • Chair, Arlington Commission on Aging
  • Member, Virginia State Bar
  • Former member, Virginia Public Guardian and Conservator Advisory Board
  • Former member, Commonwealth Council on Aging
  • Former chair, Arlington County Commission on Long-Term Care Residences
  • Former staff attorney, Legal Research and Services for the Elderly, National Council of Senior Citizens
Education:
  • JD, George Washington University
  • BA, University of Michigan
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. In the Absence of an Advance Directive, Who Makes Decisions for Incapacitated Patients?