Federal law — HIPAA — regulates the use of health information on campus by “covered components” at Penn. Penn’s largest covered component is Penn Medicine — and it has its own HIPAA privacy resources page.

Entity Privacy Officers

EntityPrivacy OfficerPhoneEmail
Penn MedicineLauren Steinfeld215-573-3348privacy@uphs.upenn.edu
University PrivacyScott Schafer215-898-1934privacy@upenn.edu
Perelman School of MedicineLaura Fluharty215-746-6334lauraee@upenn.edu
School of Dental MedicineIan Wheeler215-573-8599privacy@dental.upenn.edu
Student Health ServicesErika Gross215-746-3535shs@pobox.upenn.edu

Privacy Officers for Penn Medicine Hospitals and Practices can be found at: http://uphsxnet.uphs.upenn.edu/hipaa/contact.html

Additional HIPAA Resources