Social, Legal and Economic Aspects of Tuberculosis Care and Control Workshop

2:00–5:00 pm
The University of Chicago Center in Hong Kong
Level 6, Cyberport 2, 100 Cyberport Road, Hong Kong

Sep.
19

Agenda:

13:30     Registration
14:00     Welcome Speech

14:15     Dialogues – Tuberculosis, Human Dignity, and the Law

  • ​Tuberculosis and Human Dignity – Combatting Stigma and Discrimination (15 mins)  by Brian Citro, Clinical Lecturer in Law,    University of Chicago Law School
  • Using Law and Policy to Combat Tuberculosis in Vulnerable  Groups (15 mins) by Mihir Mankad, Legal Consultant, University  of Chicago Law School

14:45    Question & Answer Session Part I
15:00    Break


15:15     Comparative Panel Discussion – Tuberculosis Prevention and Control in India, Nepal, Latin America and the Caribbean, and China ​Panel Moderator: Brian Citro, Clinical Lecturer in Law, University of Chicago Law School

  • Dr. Kiran Pandey, Physician and Health Services Research Fellow, University of Chicago Department of Medicine -  India and Nepal (15 mins)
  • Dr. Evan Lyon, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Chicago Department of Medicine - Latin America and the Caribbean (15 mins)

Guest Speakers (30 mins)

16:15     Question & Answer Session Part II
16:45    Closing Speech

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