National Health Law Conference: Global Health Challenges & the Role of Law, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

Toronto, Ontario
May 4-5, 2012

Metropolitan Hotel, Toronto, Canada

This conference will bring together leading scholars, policy-makers, practicing lawyers and health care professionals to explore how law can address global health challenges and make real progressive change.  Participants will discuss challenges such as i) access to care and essential medicines on the part of the most vulnerable (poor, mentally ill, aboriginal populations); ii) the rise and inequitable impact of medical tourism; iii) the spread of chronic diseases around the world; iv) exponential increases in smoking in many countries  and v) the obesity epidemic and so forth...

Reduced rate available until March 1, 2012. 

Register at http://www.law.utoronto.ca/conferences/2012NHLC.html.