Global Health Research Seminar Series — Global Trade and Access to Medicines: Trying to “Connect the Dots”

1:00 pm on Monday, January 24, 2022
2:00 pm on Monday, January 24, 2022
Speaker: Warren A. Kaplan, PhD, JD, MPH, is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Global Health at the Boston University School of Public Health. He received his Ph.D training as an ecologist and microbiologist from Boston University, his post-doctoral training in biogeochemistry from Harvard University, his law degree from Suffolk University and his MPH from Boston University. Between 1995 and 2001 he was Assistant General Counsel at Biogen, in Cambridge Massachusetts. His current research focuses on pharmaceutical and legal policies related to trade and health and evaluations of medicines access and utilization. He has worked as a technical adviser for various international organizations and has published widely in international peer review journals in science, law and public health such as Science, Nature, The Lancet, World Health Organization Bulletin, Health Policy and Planning, Health Policy, PloS One, Tropical Medicine and International Health.