Iliana Peters J.D. LL.M.

Attorney and Senior Advisor
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

ILIANA L. PETERS, J.D., LL.M., is the Senior Advisor for HIPAA Compliance and Enforcement at the HHS Office for Civil Rights. In this role, Ms. Peters is the national lead for OCR enforcement of the HIPAA Rules, and works closely with OCR’s ten regional offices to promote compliance with and enforcement of the HIPAA Rules. Additionally, she supports many other OCR policy and outreach initiatives, including rulemakings, compliance initiatives with other federal agencies, and training, including of the State Attorneys General. Prior to joining the team in D.C., Ms. Peters worked as an investigator in Region VI in Dallas, Texas. Ms. Peters received her Law Degree from Duke and her Masters of Law in Health Care Law from the University of Houston’s Health Law and Policy Institute. Prior to joining OCR, she worked in private practice in Texas.