Thursday, 13 May 2021 | 14:00 – 15.30 BST / 15.00 – 16.30 CEST
Bringing together experts representing states who have adopted divergent attitudes to the role of science in law and decision-making, as well as an examination of vaccination policy, equity and individual choice, this panel considers the complex policy choices, rationales and politics which interplay in decision-making during a pandemic.
The panel will consist of short interventions by each speaker, followed by a moderated Q&A session. Tweet your questions with #PowerandPandemic.
Mark A. Graber
Mark A. Graber is Regents Professor of Law at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law in Baltimore.
Ciara Staunton is a Senior Lecturer in Law at Middlesex University London, and a Senior Researcher at the Institute for Biomedicine, Eurac Research (Italy).
Iain Cameron is Professor in International Law, Uppsala University, Sweden.
Anna Jonsson-Cornell is Professor in Comparative Constitutional Law, Uppsala University, Sweden.
Jerome Amir Singh
Jerome Amir Singh (BA, LLB, LLM, MHSc, PhD) is Adjunct Professor in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada and Honorary Research Fellow at the Howard College School of Law, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban.
Democracy Reporting International (DRI) works to improve public understanding of the rule of law in the EU as part of the re:constitution programme funded by Stiftung Mercator.
The RECONNECT project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research & Innovation programme under Grant Agreement no. 770142. This Symposium reflects only the authors’ views and the European Union is not liable for any use that may be made of the information contained therein.