Managing Director, Legal Resource Center for Public Health PolicyPhone: (410) 706-0580
William Tilburg, JD, MPH, is Managing Director of the Legal Resource Center for Public Health Policy (LRC) at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law and Senior Staff attorney with the Network for Public Health Law. In both of these roles, he assists state and local policymakers, government attorneys, and health officials with legal and policy issues related to public health. His focus areas include environmental health, statutory analysis, preemption, tobacco regulation, and drug policy, including state medical and recreational marijuana policies. William is also an adjunct professor at the School of Law and University of Maryland School of Public Health, where he teaches courses on health law and ethics, environmental law, and appellate advocacy. William graduated with honors from the University of Maryland School of Law in 2011, and received a Master of Public Health degree from the University in August 2017. He is a 2015 recipient of the Maryland Public Health Leadership Award.