Lauren Steinfeld


Penn Medicine


Lauren B. Steinfeld serves as Chief Privacy Officer for Penn Medicine. In this position, Ms. Steinfeld leads and oversees the HIPAA compliance program and other privacy initiatives for Penn's four hospitals, over 200 physician practices, and the School of Medicine research program. Ms. Steinfeld previously served as Chief Privacy Officer for the University of Pennsylvania.

Ms. Steinfeld teaches a Privacy Law course at Penn Law with Professor Christopher Yoo.

Prior to her work at Penn, Ms. Steinfeld worked at the Office of Management and Budget as the Associate Chief Counselor for Privacy and prior to that, as Attorney Advisor to Federal Trade Commissioner Mozelle Thompson.

Ms. Steinfeld received her B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania, graduating Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude. She received her J.D. from New York University School of Law.


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