Past Event

Is Health a Human Right? Health & Human Right Panel Discussion

April 16, 2020
6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Lewisohn Hall, 2970 Broadway, New York, NY 10027 212D

Please join us for a panel discussion with Prof. Art Caplan (NYU) and Dr. Mitchell Katz, President and CEO of the NY Health and Hospitals Corporation, on "Is Health a Human Right, and if so why and what does that mean?”


Please join us for a panel discussion about "Health & Human Rights in the Era of Covid-19: What are the Ethical Issues?"

Panelists that will be joining us:

Unni Karunakara, MBBS, MPH, DrPH, former International President of Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders.

Steven Morse, PhD, Professor of Epidemiology at Columbia University Medical Center, who developed the field of "Emerging Viruses".

Kenneth Prager, MD, Director of Clinical Ethics and Chairman of the Medical Ethics Committee at Columbia University Medical Center.

David Wohl, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases at UNC, co-founder #whitecoatoutrage.

Contact Information

CUMC Office of Government & Community Affairs