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Rebecca Gittelson is an associate in King & Spalding’s Atlanta office and is a member of the firm’s Healthcare practice. Rebecca's practice focuses on the representation of healthcare clients in litigation, investigations, transactions, and regulatory matters.

Rebecca graduated with high honors and Order of the Coif from the University of North Carolina School of Law, where she was awarded the Chancellors Scholarship and served as a Comments Editor for the North Carolina Law Review. She also holds a Master's of Public Health in Healthcare Policy & Management from the University of North Carolina.

Prior to joining King and Spalding, Rebecca served as a law clerk for the Honorable Julia Smith Gibbons of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. 

Before law school, Rebecca worked as an ORISE Fellow with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and as a healthcare systems researcher with a university-based research program. 

Rebecca earned her undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, in International Studies and Global Health from Emory University, where she was awarded the Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa and Emory's 100 Senior Honorary.

Publications:

Rebecca Gittelson, Evaluating Physician Compare: Benefits and Challenges of Scorecards for Individual Physicians, 11 HEALTH LAW & POLICY BRIEF 1 (2017)

Elizabeth Magnan & Rebecca Gittelson et al., Establishing Chronic Condition Concordance and Discordance with Diabetes: A Delphi Study, 16 BMC FAMILY PRACTICE 1 (2015)

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Credentials

J.D., University of North Carolina School of Law, high honors, Order of the Coif, Chancellors Scholar

M.P.H., University of North Carolina

B.A., Emory University, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholar

Georgia

Judicial Clerk, Judge Julia Smith Gibbons, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

American Health Lawyers Association

First Place


American University National Health Law Writing Competition, 2015-2016

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Recognition

First Place


American University National Health Law Writing Competition, 2015-2016

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June 8, 2020
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Newsletter

June 8, 2020
Health Headlines June 8, 2020

Newsletter

March 30, 2020
Health Headlines March 30, 2020

Newsletter

March 23, 2020
Health Headlines March 23, 2020

View all

Credentials

J.D., University of North Carolina School of Law, high honors, Order of the Coif, Chancellors Scholar

M.P.H., University of North Carolina

B.A., Emory University, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholar

Georgia

Judicial Clerk, Judge Julia Smith Gibbons, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

American Health Lawyers Association

First Place


American University National Health Law Writing Competition, 2015-2016

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Close

Recognition

First Place


American University National Health Law Writing Competition, 2015-2016