Celebrate Richard Daynard’s 50th Anniversary at Northeastern Law

On Thursday, November 5, the Northeastern community gathered (in-person and online) to celebrate the 50-year career of Professor Richard Daynard, a pioneer and international leader in establishing the legal responsibility of the tobacco industry for tobacco-induced addiction, disease and death. As founder and president of the Public Health Advocacy Institute, he continues to champion, advocate and litigate to ensure the health and well-being of us all.

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This hybrid event was recorded. Watch the celebrations at the screen below (speaking portion commences at 23 minutes) and scroll down to watch our #Daynard50 tribute video.

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Speakers include:
Dean James Hackney
Dean and Professor of Law

Mary Bonauto ’87
Civil Rights Project Director, GLAD
(Virtually via Zoom)

The Honorable Margot Botsford ’73
Retired Associate Justice, Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court

Mark Gottlieb ‘93
Executive Director, Northeastern Law's Public Health Advocacy Institute

Allan M. Brandt
Professor of the History of Science; Amalie Moses Kass Professor of the History of Medicine, Harvard University 

Richard Daynard
University Distinguished Professor of Law and President, Public Health Advocacy Institute, Northeastern University School of Law

Joseph E. Aoun
President, Northeastern University

Northeastern Law plans to host this event as an in-person event on November 4, 2021. We request that all attendees have been vaccinated. As the campus continues to navigate COVID-19, all celebration plans will be made with the safety of our graduates, faculty and campus community in mind and will be adjusted accordingly.

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Thursday, November 4, 2021 | 6:30 - 8:30 PM 
Northeastern University Alumni Center
716 Columbus Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston

Watch our Video Tribute to Professor Richard Daynard

November 4, 2021

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm