Garden State Bar Association – COVID-19 – Impact on Communities of Color: Healthcare Disparities

When:
August 26, 2020 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
2020-08-26T17:30:00-04:00
2020-08-26T19:00:00-04:00
Cost:
Free
COVID-19 - Impact on Communities of Color: Healthcare Disparities

About this Event

Please join us for the GSBA’s COVID-19 - Impact on Communities of Color: Healthcare Disparities program, during which we will explore legal and medical issues arising out of the healthcare considerations during the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on communities of color.

A terrific faculty of thought leaders and practitioners will focus on the latest developments and explore future trends, including:

  • Medical Overview and Impact on Communities of Color;
  • The Racialization on Medicine and COVID-19;
  • Socioeconomic Factors that Impact Access and Telemedicine in Response to COVID-19;
  • Clinical Trials for Vaccines – Vulnerable Populations and the Legacy of Bioethics; and
  • Unpacking Overall Impact, Next Steps and Potential Long-Term Solutions/Proposals.

Sheea Syblis, Esq., Associate General Counsel, Nestle Health Sciences, Program Chair 

Speakers:·

  • Prof. John Jacobi, Seton Hall Law
  • Prof. Aisha Langford, MPH, PhD, Department of Population Health, NYU Grossman School of Medicine·      
  • Prof. Jennifer Oliva, Seton Hall Law
  • Dr. Denise V. Rodgers, Vice Chancellor of Interprofessional Programs at Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences

Sincerely,

Natalya G. Johnson, Co-Chair, GSBA Substantive Law Series

Nilaja Ford, Co-Chair, GSBA Substantive Law Series