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COVID-19: Public and Global Health Law and Ethics Across Diverse Systems, Populations and Workforces
June 11, June 25, July 9

Join us for a three-part webinar series focusing on COVID-19 and Global Health Law and Ethics; Ethical Issues in the Management of COVID-19; and COVID-19 and Vulnerable Populations.
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UPCOMING WEBINARS
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COVID-19: Protecting Voter Health and Participation in the 2020 Elections
1:00 – 2:30 p.m. EST  |  July 16

This webinar will cover discuss challenges and solutions to the voting process in the midst of a pandemic, including legal barriers to turnout, election protection, and mitigating the public health risks.  View Page →

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Increased Access to Medications for Opioid Use Disorder during the COVID-19 Epidemic and Beyond

1:00 – 2:30 p.m. EST  |  July 23

This webinar will describe these legal and regulatory modifications, how they are being used to increase access to OUD treatment, and opportunities to permanently increase access to MOUD.  View Page →

Data Governance: Ensuring Trust and Managing Risks

WebinarsHealth Information and Data Sharing

January 14, 2020
by Sallie Milam and Steven Gravely

When health care providers, public health and others create, use and share data, governance is required to ensure that trust is maintained and interoperability risks are appropriately managed. This webinar will highlight how governance is achieved by providing coordination and oversight through a policy framework, a decision-making body and trust agreement.

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Harm Reduction Policy in Practice

WebinarsSubstance Use Prevention and Harm ReductionHarm Reduction Legal Project ResourcesHarm Reduction Legal ProjectOpioid Misuse and Overdose Prevention

December 11, 2019
by Corey Davis

Although government agencies, nonprofit organizations, clinicians, and advocates have made great strides in reducing harm from substance use, they are often hindered by laws and policies that reflect an outdated, punitive-focused approach to drugs and individuals who use them. Attend this webinar to learn about jail diversion and access to treatment, legal aid, naloxone distribution, and other critical programs and policies to help people with substance use disorder. Continuing legal education credits will be offered with this webinar.

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Making Sure Kids are Healthy Enough to Learn: Innovations in Education Law and Policy

WebinarsNational School Lunch ProgramFood Safety and SecurityHealth in SchoolMechanisms for Advancing Public Health

September 26, 2019
by Kerri McGowan Lowrey and Mathew R. Swinburne

Education has emerged as a social determinant of health in its own right. More highly educated individuals are healthier and tend to live longer; they also are at less risk of smoking, drug abuse, accidents and chronic diseases. Despite federal laws that guarantee all children a free appropriate public education, major inequities exist.

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