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Bioethics Issues During the COVID-19 Pandemic from the Legal, Ethical and Medical Perspectives

The ABA Health Law Section and the Chicago Medical Society hosted a panel discussion focusing on bioethics issues during the Covid-19 pandemic from the legal, ethical and medical perspectives. Topics included special issues encountered in context of the pandemic, including duty to care, access to limited treatment resources, end of life decision making, confidentiality issues, and disparities in access to/outcomes of care.

David Banayan
, MD, Rush University Medical Center
Vishnu Chundi, MD, Chicago Medical Society Covid-19 Taskforce
Robyn Diaz, JD, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Leah Eisenberg, JD, MA, HEC-C,  University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Robyn Shapiro, JD, Health Sciences Law Group, LLC