C2E2 Spotlight

Date 
Monday, February 8, 2021 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Event Location 

Virtual

Intended Audience 
Researcher, Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows
Details 

The Ethics Of COVID-19 Vaccine Prioritization: Who, What When, Where and How?

This presentation and discussion will outline the ethical principles that underpin vaccine prioritization in B.C. and how these principles support the distribution of vaccine provincially and nationally.

Learning objectives:

  • Learn about some of the ethical consideration for the allocation of the COVID-19 vaccine.
  • Understand some of the logistical & epidemiological factors that affect allocation within BC.
  • Discuss key ethics considerations regarding vaccine implementation and public perception.

Speaker:  Dr. Alice Virani, MA (Oxon), MS, MPH, PhD; Director, Clinical Ethics Service, Provincial Health Services Authority of BC; Clinical Assistant Professor, Dept. of Medical Genetics, UBC

C2E2 Spotlight is held monthly on the second Mondays of the month from 12pm to 1pm. This session will be held via Zoom.

Zoom Details: https://ubc.zoom.us/j/68640259003?pwd=SSs0YnlBd09RNmtaZU8rWGljT2czdz09 

Meeting ID: 686 4025 9003; Passcode: 435429