Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Here is a link to the full schedule of speakers and topics for the virtual conference on "Aging, Health, Equity and the Law" hosted by Touro Law College on Monday, September 13, 2021. The program runs from noon to 6:15 and registration is free. Highlights include:
- 12:20 Keynote Address
Nina A. Kohn, the David M. Levy Professor of Law and Faculty Director of Online Education at Syracuse Law, and the Distinguished Scholar in Elder Law for the Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy at Yale Law School.
- Afternoon Tracks on Different Topics, including (you will have other great options too, so I encourage you to look at the full schedule linked above!):
1:00 "Property Law for the Ages," by University of Chicago Law Professor Lior Strahilevitz
1:30 "Allocating Scarce Medical Resources During a Public Health Crisis: Should Age Matter?" by Houston Law Center Professor Jessica Mantel
2:00 "Anti-Racism in Nursing Homes," by Elizabeth Chen, Acting Assistant Professor, NYU Law
3:00 "Incorporating Cultural Sensitivity in Elder Law Courses", by Richard Kaplan, University of Illinois Law
4:00 "End of Life, Elder Abuse, and Guardianship: An Exploration of NY's Surrogate Decision-making Framework," by Deirdre Lok and Tristan Sullivan, Counsel at the Weinburg Center for Elder Justice
Registration (Free!) is here, and New York CLE credits are available.