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Tobin (Toby) R. Boenig, JD
Legal and Regulatory Issues Related to the DMT

Tobin (Toby) R. Boenig, J.D., serves as Vice President & Chief Compliance Officer for The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB). Toby is responsible for planning, implementing and maintaining an effective compliance program at UTMB. He monitors and reports results of compliance efforts across the institution and provides guidance to executive management regarding compliance issues and requirements, as well as regulatory law advice.

Prior to UTMB, Toby was a Compliance Attorney in the Institutional Compliance Office at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center (M. D. Anderson) where he was responsible for providing legal research and analysis in privacy and corporate compliance matters. Toby also chaired M. D. Anderson’s multi-disciplinary Privacy Compliance Committee.

Toby’s legal guidance was utilized in the development of policies and procedures related to privacy and corporate compliance. At M. D. Anderson, he served as the lead in compliance investigations and corrective actions related to privacy and corporate compliance matters.

After finishing law school, Toby worked as an associate in the Health Section of Vinson & Elkins, L.L.P. Toby co-authored “Research Institutions Under Scrutiny - Reimbursement, Compliance Issues, and the False Claims Act,” which was published in the October 2005 issue of Aspen Publishers’ Reimbursement Advisor.

Toby received his bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University and his law degree from The University of Texas School of Law.