Gender (Re)assignment: Legal, Ethical, and Conceptual Issues
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.
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