Enabling Disability Rights in the U.S. and around the World image

March 19, 2018 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2017-2018
Wasserstein Hall, Room 1019
Harvard Law School, 1585 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

Professor Michael Stein is the co-founder and Executive Director of the Harvard Law School Project on Disability. An internationally acclaimed expert on disability law and policy, Stein participated in the drafting of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, works with disabled persons organizations around the world, actively consults with international governments on their disability laws and policies, and advises a number of United Nations bodies. He will discuss disability rights in the U.S. and around the world from a comparative perspective.

This event is free and open to the public. Lunch will be provided.

Co-sponsored by the American Constitution Society, the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics, and the Center for Health Law & Policy Innovation at Harvard Law School.

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bioethics   disability   global health   health law policy   human rights   international   public health   regulation