Jesse A. Goldner, J.D.

Saint Louis University
St. Louis,Missouri

Professor Goldner is co-editor-in-chief of the Journal of Health Law. He currently holds secondary appointments as Professor of Law in Psychiatry and Professor of Pediatrics at the Saint Louis University School of Medicine and as Professor of Health Administration at the School of Public Health. Professor Goldner teaches Health Law, Evidence and Family Law, seminars in Law and Psychiatry and Child Abuse and Neglect.



Professional Service
Chairman, Saint Louis University Institutional Review Board.


Missouri Dissolution of Marriage, Support and Child Custody, The Harrison Company, 1987.

"Dealing with Conflicts of Interest: IRB Oversight as the Next Best Solution to the Abolitionist Approach," Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, Vol. 28, 2000, pp. 379-404
"Mental Health and Managed Care: Clinical Perspectives and Legal Realities," Houston Law Review, Vol. 35, 1999, pp. 1437-1527.
"The Unending Saga of Legal Controls Over Scientific Misconduct: A Clash of Cultures Needing Resolution," American Journal of Law and Medicine, Vol. 24, 1998, pp. 294-343.
"An Analysis of Medical Futility Decisionmaking: Law and Professional Attitudes," Behavioral Sciences and the Law, Vol. 16, 1998, pp. 497-508.
"Legal and Institutional Policy Responses to Medical Futility," Journal of Health and Hospital Law, Vol. 30, 1997, pp. 21-36.
"Responses to Medical Futility Claims," Health Law Handbook, 1997, pp. 401-417.

Child Maltreatment; Clinical Guide and Reference Text for the Professional, G.W. Medical/Harcourt Brace, 2d ed., 1998, "Legal Issues," pp. 559-602.
"Responses to Medical Futility Claims," Health Law Handbook, 1997, pp. 401-417
Materials for Workshop on Family and Juvenile Law, Association of American Law Schools, 1994, "A (Partial) Taxonomy of Psychological (and Psychiatric) Issues in Family and Juvenile Law, pp. 59-73.

Forward, Guardianship of the Elderly: Psychiatric and Judicial Aspects, Springer, 1998.
Review, "Medico-Legal Aspects of Reproduction and Parenthood," Legal Publishing Previews, Vol. 2, 1990, pp. 91-103.
Review, "Legal Issues in Human Reproduction and New Reproductive Techniques A Legal Perspective," Legal Publishing Previews, Vol. 1, 1989, p. 55.
Review, "Jurywork: Systematic Techniques," Criminal Law Bulletin, Vol. 21, 1985, pp. 281-285.
"Herbert A. Eastman: A Memorial Tribute," Saint Louis University Law Journal, Vol. 40, 1996, pp. 305-309
"Gene P. Schultz: A Memorial Tribute," Saint Louis University Law Journal, Vol. 39, 1994, pp. 1-5