Alan S. Dorn is Chief Counsel for Region V, Office of the General Counsel (OGC), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. He and his staff of 27 attorneys conduct administrative and federal court litigation and provide legal advice to the agency in a wide range of areas, including Medicare and Medicaid, the Public Health Service, the Indian Health Service, TANF, Head Start, Child Support, Foster Care and Adoption Assistance, civil rights, information and privacy, personnel, and general administrative law matters. Alan began his career with OGC in 1977 and has presented at AAPWA training conferences since 1988.