Donald Lavanty, J.D.

Donald Lavanty, J.D. (no photo)

Professor, Healthcare Management and Legal Studies

College of Business, Innovation, Leadership and Technology, School of Business

Academic Credentials

B.A., J.D., The George Washington University


With expertise in health care law and policy, Professor Donald Lavanty serves as a consultant to health care associations on Medicare and Medicaid. In addition to being a faculty member at Marymount, he is an adjunct professor at the Naval School of Health Sciences and instructs Medical Service Personnel on the issues affecting national health policy.

Professor Lavanty is a lecturer and program moderator for the Johns Hopkins Department of Pathology/Washington G-2 seminars on Medicare Reimbursement as it affects clinical laboratories. He also serves as the moderator for the National Health Care Policy Forum at the annual meeting of the American Association of Clinical Chemistry and The American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science.

Other Information

Teaching Area

  • Business Law
  • Health Care Law and Policy
  • Business Lay and Ethics

Research Interests

  • Health Care Policy


Author, Political Aspects of Health Care, 2018


Phone: 703-284-5917