As the United States continues to record a spike in the number of confirmed new cases of COVID-19, the country faces tremendous challenges and very difficult decisions. Restrictions on freedom of movement and association in the interest of health security have been addressed differently in different countries, with differing results. Join us online for a timely virtual discussion addressing the urgent human rights and public policy implications of the global public health crisis. Jessica Neuwirth​, Rita E. Hauser Director of the Human Rights Program, and ​Shyama Venkateswar​, Director of the Public Policy Program will moderate a panel featuring ​Jamil Dakwar, ​Director of the Human Rights Program at the ACLU, ​P​helim Kine​, Director of Research and Investigations at Physicians for Human Rights, and ​Ram Raju​, ​Senior Vice President and Community Health Investment Officer, Northwell Health.

Presented by the Human Rights Program and the Public Policy Program.

Virtual Brownbag: Responding to COVID-19 | Posted on March 27th, 2020 | COVID 19, Human Rights Program Events, Public Policy Program Events, Public Programs