Department of Asian Studies
Department of Asian Studies

Guest Speaker: Dr. Sarojini Nadimpally on "The Trial of Public Health in India: Questions for Ethics and Justice"

Fri, September 29, 2017 | Glickman Conference Center (CLA 1.302D), UT Campus

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Guest Speaker: Dr. Sarojini Nadimpally on

Dr. Sarojini Nadimpally is a public health researcher and Scientist in Delhi, and a leading feminist bioethicist in India. Through the Delhi-based non-profit SAMA, which she co-founded in 1999, Sarojini has led several studies on public health, reproductive technologies and surrogacy, ethics in clinical trials, access to medicines especially for marginalised communities, right to health in India's conflict zones (specifically, Kashmir, Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh). She is the co-organiser of the forthcoming 14th World Congress on Bioethics to be held in India in 2018.

Lunch will be served.

Sponsored by: South Asia Inst,Center for Asian American Studies,Social Justice Inst,Center for Women & Gender Studies,Dept of Sociology, LBJ School of Public Affairs,Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice

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