[PAST EVENT] Benjamin Rush Symposium on Health Law and Bioethics

February 13, 2012 - February 17, 2012
1pm - 1:50pm
Law School, Room 119
613 S Henry St
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
One symposium paper will be presented each day at 1 p.m. in Room 119. Discussions will follow.

Monday, Feb. 13, Spencer Bryson '13
An Exception Exempted: Redrafting EMTALA to Return Decisional Autonomy to Physicians, A Case for Denying Medically Ineffective Treatment in Emergency Room Situations

Tuesday, Feb. 14, Difie Osborne '13
Uninformed Consent and the Evasion of Medical Ethics in Globalized Pharmaceutical Testing by American Pharmaceutical Manufacturers

Wednesday, Feb. 15, Stephanie Bitto '12
Silence is Golden: Effective Lawyering
for the Incompetent Death Row Defendant

Thursday, Feb. 16, Amanda Soberick '12
Mandatory Human Papilloma Virus Vaccinations for School Age Children: A Necessary and Legitimate Addition to
State Mandated Vaccinations

Friday, Feb. 17, William Versfelt '12
The Case for Stricter Exemptions: What the One-Sided Controversy over the MMR Vaccine Can Teach Us about Compulsory Vaccination

[[datort, Professor Don Tortorice]] or the Law School Office of Communications, (757) 221-1840