Samantha Bent Weber, JD

Staff Attorney, Health Equity Law, Public Health Law Program

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Sam Bent Weber is a Program Analyst through Cherokee Nation Assurance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Public Health Law Program, which is housed at the Center for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support. She specializes in work to improve public health through the development of legal tools for and the provision of legal technical assistance to state, tribal, local, and territorial governments, as well as public health officials at the CDC. Sam is the lead researcher for PHLP’s health equity portfolio.

Sam is a licensed member of the State Bar of Georgia. She earned a J.D. from Harvard Law School and a B.A. from Harvard College in Social Studies and African American Studies. She completed a postdoctoral fellowship with the Satcher Health Leadership Institute at the Morehouse School of Medicine.

Samantha 's Web Forums

Tuesday, 10:30AM12:00PM Pacific Time

Equity, Structural Racism, and Public Health Law

Presenters: Matthew Penn , Samantha Weber

Thursday, 11:30AM1:00PM Pacific Time

Equity Through Public Health Law

Presenters: Matthew Penn , Samantha Weber , Jessica Breslin