“COVID, FDA, and Science,” Yale Law School Workshop Series

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Event time: 
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 5:00pm
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Event description: 

COVID-19: Law, Economics, Governance - A Virtual Workshop Series

This interdisciplinary virtual workshop and seminar led by Faculty Director Abbe Gluck ‘00 and Professors Ian Ayres ‘86 features leading scholars, industry leaders, scientists, advocates, and government experts to discuss the pandemic’s intersections with, and disruptions to, many areas of law. Topics range from elections to the incarcerated, constitutional law, vaccines, disparities, the workplace, and more. The workshop is open to the Yale community and typically will begin at 5pm or 6pm each week; Q&A will be conducted via the chat for those not enrolled in the seminar. Registration is required for non-YLS community members.


COVID, FDA, and Science Panelists:

  • Dr. Tom Cahill: Founder and Managing Partner, Newpath Partners
  • Nathan Grubaugh: Assistant Professor of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases), Yale School of Medicine
  • Dr. Margaret (Peggy) Hamburg: Foreign Secretary of the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), formerly the Institute of Medicine (IOM); Former Commissioner of the United States Food and Drug Administration
  • Dr. Aaron S. Kesselheim: Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Sidley Austin-Robert D. McLean Visiting Professor in Law, Yale Law School