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Annual Health Law Lecture

The Center for Health Policy and Law at Northeastern University School of Law

invites you to its

Annual Health Law Lecture

Featuring
Harriet A. Washington
Science writer, editor and medical ethicist

Friday, October 22, 2021
12:45 - 2:10 PM | Hybrid Event 

Harriet A. Washington is a prolific science writer, editor and ethicist who is the author of the seminal Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present, which won a National Book Critics Circle Award, the PEN/Oakland Award, and the American Library Association Black Caucus Nonfiction Award and five other well-received books, including A Terrible Thing to Waste: Environmental Racism and Its Assault on the American Mind as well as Carte Blanche: The Erosion of Informed Consent in Medical Research, published in 2021 by Columbia Global Reports.

This year’s lecture will be virtual. All are welcome. Please email lawhealth@northeastern.edu to request the Zoom login credentials.

October 22, 2021

12:45 pm to 2:10 pm