COVID-19 and Protecting Healthcare Providers
Thursday, 16 April 2020
The emergence of novel coronavirus and its rapid spread have presented difficult ethical and legal conundrums for government authorities, health officials and medical practitioners. In this interactive session, we explore some of the legal and ethical issues surrounding COVID-19 and discuss the clinical features of the virus and how it is transmitted in a community.
Moderator: Harish Nair, Senior Associate
1:00 pm: The Legal Implications of Patients' Lack of Honesty
Raja Eileen Soraya binti Raja Aman
1:15pm: Understanding COVID-19
Prof. Dato' Dr Adeeba Kamarulzaman
1:30pm: The Legal and Ethical Considerations of Mandatory Screening and Protective Measures
Charlaine Adrienne Chin
1:45pm: Open Discussion
To register, please email [email protected] and the details of the link for the E-Dialogue will be forwarded to you. Kindly be informed that registration is on a first come, first served basis.