Meet Yolanda, an Institute for Privacy Protection Student Fellow 2017-2018
Yolanda Bromfield graduated from Seton Hall Law School in 2018. Prior to attending law school, Yolanda was a math teacher at Paul Robeson Charter School in Trenton, New Jersey. Yolanda served as a corporate compliance fellow at Johnson & Johnson in New Brunswick, New Jersey. While at J & J, Yolanda worked on various projects involving clinical trials over social media and the privacy and FDA implications that arise from engaging patients over the internet, as well as research on health care provider contracts. In Summer 2018, Yolanda worked as a summer associate at McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP in Newark, New Jersey. At McElroy, Yolanda worked in the practice areas of employment law, health law, commercial litigation, and construction law. Yolanda is most interested in the ways in which the accessibility of health care information over the Internet erodes privacy interests and expectations. Yolanda obtained a B.S. from Hartwick College and an M.A. from Columbia University, Teachers College, and also served as a teacher in AmeriCorps Vista.