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March 9, 2015 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
2014-2015
Pound Hall, 102
Harvard Law School, 1563 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA

VIDEO: I. Glenn Cohen, Welcome and Introductions
VIDEO: Matthew J.B. Lawrence, "Insurance Coverage"
VIDEO: Gerald Neuman, Harvard Law School
VIDEO: Audience Q & A

Couldn't join us? Watch the available talks and the full Q & A online!

Trans and intersex individuals face a series of legal, medical, and social challenges. This panel engaged in a wide-ranging discussion of these overlapping issues, including: healthcare coverage of treatments such as gender reassignment therapy, the legal recognition of trans identities, intersexuality, and asexuality.  

Panelists:

  • Noa Ben-Asher, Visiting Associate Professor of Law, Harvard Law School

  • Elizabeth F. Emens, Isidor and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law, Columbia Law School

  • Gerald L. Neuman, J. Sinclair Armstrong Professor of International, Foreign, and Comparative Law, Harvard Law School

  • Matthew J.B. Lawrence, Academic Fellow, Petrie-Flom Center

  • Moderator: I. Glenn Cohen, Professor of Law, Harvard Law School, and Faculty Director, Petrie-Flom Center

Cosponsored by the Human Rights Program at Harvard Law School and Lambda at Harvard Law School.

Videos

VIDEO: I. Glenn Cohen, Welcome and Introductions
VIDEO: Matthew J.B. Lawrence, "Insurance Coverage"
VIDEO: Gerald Neuman, Harvard Law School
VIDEO: Audience Q & A

Tags

bioethics   health law policy   human rights   insurance   lgbtq   medicaremedicaid