Exploring FERPA and Other Student Privacy Concerns

Thursday | June 21 | 2012 | 6:00 pm - 7:15 PM
Missouri, 2nd Floor

Get both updates and guidance from a panel of privacy experts and school professionals on the latest regulations related to the U.S. Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Panelists will clarify the standards around electronic communications, release of health care information as protected under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), and student consent requirements. The panel will also clear up common misperceptions about student privacy and answer your questions on what you can and can’t do when it comes to student records.

  • Dale King, Director, Family Policy Compliance Office, U.S. Department of Education
  • Dee Steinle, Director of Master’s Programs, Graduate School of Business, University of Kansas
  • Heidi Wachs, Director of IT Policy and Chief Privacy Officer, Georgetown University
  • Moderator: Allen Brandt, Corporate Counsel and Chief Privacy Official, Graduate Management Admission Council