The Texas Medical-Legal Partnership Coalition will hold its MLP conference and inaugural member meeting on April 12 on the campus of South Texas College of Law Houston, or STCL.

“This will be a groundbreaking event for professionals at the intersection of healthcare and law,” said Vinh Ho, senior director for legal services of the STCL Houston Randall O. Sorrels Legal Clinics, in a press release.

The conference will bring together a diverse group of experts, practitioners, and thought leaders to share ideas and experiences. Attendees will have the opportunity to engage in critical discussions, participate in workshops, and network with peers dedicated to improving the health and well-being of communities through legal advocacy, according to a press release. The event also will feature panel discussions and breakout sessions, all aimed at equipping attendees with the tools and knowledge necessary to navigate the complex landscape of medical-legal collaboration.

Bethany Hamilton, co-director of the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership, will present the keynote address, sharing insights from her experience in fostering partnerships between health care providers and legal professionals.

For more information and to register for the conference, go to