The Complex Ethics of Reopening America

October 22, 2020 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Public Health Grand Rounds

Justin Bernstein, PhD
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Florida Atlantic University

Abstract: This talk will examine the trade-offs involved in implementing or relaxing restrictions imposed at reducing coronavirus transmission. Such restrictions include bans on public gatherings, shuttering various non-essential businesses, and school closures. Dr. Bernstein will use a public health ethics framework to evaluate the ethical considerations that are balanced when making these choices.

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Co-sponsored by the School of Public Health and the Center for Bioethics & Health Law

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