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COVID Ethics Series

Voting for Health: The Entwined Paths of Medicine and Politics

Voting for Health: The Entwined Paths of Healthcare and Politics
October 29, 2020 at 4:00pm EST

COVID-19 impacts not only the health of members of our communities and calls out for political and public policy responses, but it also highlights unjust structural features in healthcare and inequalities embedded within the very processes intended to inform politics and public policy. In this session, Prof. Bryan Pilkington speaks with a multi-disciplinary panel of experts about the relationship between heath, healthcare, and politics.


  • Dr. Michael Gusmano, Hastings Center, Rutgers
  • Dr. Ramona Guthrie, Seton Hall
  • Dr. Meryl Picard, Seton Hall
  • Dr. Florian Thomas, Hackensack Meridian Health

YouTube play buttonA recording of this discussion is available below.