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COVID-19: Mandatory Vaccination? Immunity Passports?

Thu

 

17 Sep

If a COVID-19 vaccine arrives, should it be mandatory? Would that create a new privileged class of citizen?

12–1 pm
Webinar
Free / Reg req'd
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Forgotten? Prisoners and COVID-19

Thu

 

24 Sep

State obligations, human rights, and the risk of outbreaks in prisons.

12–1 pm
Webinar
Free / Reg req'd
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Vulnerable: The Law, Policy and Ethics of COVID-19

Fri

 

25 Sep

The five editors of the recent book Vulnerable discuss the COVID-19 crisis from different angles and field questions from the audience.

12–2 pm
Webinar
Free / Reg req'd
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Pain Control in the Shadow of the Opioid Epidemic

Wed

 

7 Oct

Tightly regulating the prescription of pain medication because of the opioid epidemic and the collateral damage to patients in pain.

12–1 pm
Webinar
Free / Reg req'd
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Human Rights and Civil Liberties in the Time of COVID-19

Wed

 

14 Oct

How have human rights and civil liberties fared during the pandemic? Where are the tensions and how should we respond?

12–1 pm
Webinar
Free / Reg req'd
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Health Equity, Race and COVID-19

Thu

 

5 Nov

Race-based disparities in the impact of COVID-19 and our responses to the virus.

12–1 pm
Webinar
Free / Reg req'd
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La COVID-19, le risque, et la santé mentale

Thu

 

12 Nov

The politics of risk during the pandemic and the use of containment for people with mental health disorders.

12–1 pm
Webinar
Free / Reg req'd
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Futility Disputes at the End of Life

Wed

 

18 Nov

Who decides when resuscitation should not be attempted or life-sustaining treatment should cease?

12–1 pm
Webinar
Free / Reg req'd