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Global Public Health Crises of the 21st Century: Achieving Global Health with Justice

posted on Tue, Sep 19 2017 11:35 am by Network for Public Health Law, New York State Bar Association

Tuesday, September 26 | 6 - 8:00 p.m. ET. 

This live webcast features a keynote address by Professor Lawrence Gostin, internationally recognized legal scholar in global public health law. Professor Gostin will provide an overview of contemporary issues in global public health law including global public health crises of the 21st century, drawing on a framework of scholarship for achieving global health with justice. The keynote will be followed by a panel discussion addressing the implications of this scholarship for guiding policy concerning vulnerable populations and subgroups.

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Keynote Speaker: 
Lawrence Gostin, Professor of Global Health Law, Georgetown Law


  • Bernadette Boden-Albala, MPH, DrPH, Senior Associate Dean of Research and Program Development, Professor of Epidemiology, NYU College of Global Public Health
  • Bruce Jennings, Senior Fellow, Center for Humans and Nature
  • Mary Beth Morrissey, Fellow, Fordham University Global Health Care Innovation Management Center

Co-Sponsoring Organizations:
New York State Bar Association’s Public Health Committee
Network for Public Health Law
Public Health Association of New York City
American Psychological Association Society for Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology
Collaborative for Palliative Care

Sponsoring Association Committee:
Bioethical Issues Committee, Mary Beth Morrissey, Chair

Co-Sponsoring Association Committee:
Health Law Committee, Kathleen Mary Burke, Chair

Please note: No CLEs will be provided with the webcast.