Events

7

Jun

2022

Webinar on International Perspectives on COVID-19: Ethics, Equity and Public Health

Date: 7 June 2022 (Tuesday)
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (BST) / 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (HKT)
Venue: Online via Zoom Webinar


Speakers: 

1. Prof. Søren Holm, Professor of Bioethics, Centre for Social Ethics and Policy, School of Law, The University of Manchester

(Topic: “Understanding the Early English COVID-19 Response – Uncertainty, Epidemiological Factors, and (a lack of) Policy Options”)

2. Dr. Sarah Devaney, Senior Lecturer, Centre for Social Ethics and Policy, School of Law, The University of Manchester

 (Topic: “Incorporating Endemic Ethics into Law: Post-COVID Principles-Based Approaches”)

3. Prof. Roger Chung, Co-Director, the CUHK Centre for Bioethics, Faculty of Medicine; Associate Director, the CUHK Institute of Health Equity; Assistant Professor, JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, CUHK

(Topic: “COVID-19-related Health Inequalities in Hong Kong During the Relatively Low Incidence Period”)

4. Prof. Hon-Lam Li, Emeritus Professor, Department of Philosophy; Advisor, CUHK Centre for Bioethics, CUHK

(Topic: “The Relevance of Moral Theories to Pandemic Policy Choice”)

 

The webinar was chaired by Dr. Lucy Frith, Reader in Bioethics, Centre for Social Ethics and Policy, School of Law, The University of Manchester

 

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