David Harlow is the principal of The Harlow Group LLC
, a health care law and consulting firm based in Newton, Massachusetts. Harlow's expertise pertains to digital health law and policy, starting with HIPAA and state law health care data privacy and security planning and compliance for covered entities and business associates, including health care providers, big data analytics shops and health app developers. Also, his award-winning blog, HealthBlawg
, is highly regarded in both the legal and health policy blogging worlds.
Harlow is a graduate of Boston University School of Law, Boston University School of Public Health, and Brown University, where he graduated with honors. Harlow is a charter member of the external Advisory Board of the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media, and he serves as Public Policy Chair of the Society for Participatory Medicine. In addition, he is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association Health Law Section Council.