Book Launch: Patients with Passports: Medical Tourism, Law, and Ethics
I. Glenn Cohen's new book Patients with Passports: Medical Tourism, Law, and Ethics (Oxford University Press, 2014) is the first comprehensive legal and ethical analysis of medical tourism. Examining both the legal and ethical issues raised by medical tourism and how the two interact, it provides the best currently available data and explanations of the industry and tackles the most prevalent legal and ethical issues facing medical tourism today.
This book talk and discussion featured:
I. Glenn Cohen, author, Petrie-Flom Faculty Director, Professor of Law at Harvard Law School
Amitabh Chandra, Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School of Government
Nir Eyal, Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine (Medical Ethics), Harvard Medical School
Alicia Ely Yamin, Lecturer on Global Health, François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health
Co-sponsored by the Harvard Law School Library.