Daniel Swartzman Public Health Ethics Lecture

Date / Time

February 10, 2021

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Named in honor of Professor Emeritus Daniel Swartzman, JD, MPH, for his exceptional career promoting social justice, this endowed lecture ensures that the area of public health ethics will forever be a part of the UIC School of Public Health’s efforts to educate tomorrow’s best and brightest leaders.  This year’s lecture features Dr. Helene Gayle and a panel of national experts on the current campaign to vaccinate all people in America during the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19 vaccinations are beginning:
How to make sure all vaccines are allocated equitably and ethically

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Helene Gayle
President and CEO of The Chicago Community Trust
Co-Chair of the Framework for Equitable Allocation of COVID-19 Vaccine Committee
for the National Academy of Medicine

Panelists: Dr. Ngozi O. Ezike, Director of the Illinois Department of Public Health

Dr. Lee Francis, President and CEO of Erie Family Health Centers

Dr. Julie Morita, Executive Vice President of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and
Member of the Biden-Harris Team COVID-19 Advisory Board

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