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Zika and reproductive rights: new geographies, similar concerns

In a panel discussion hosted by CIGH and the Center for Law and the Biosciences, experts from Stanford Medicine and Stanford Law School examined the multifaceted challenges of the Zika virus. As the threat of Zika transmission inside the continental United States increases, panelists called attention to legal, medical and ethical issues involved, specifically around women’s reproductive rights and health equity.

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From the CIGH Director

Reflecting back to this time last year, Ebola was just beginning to wane in West Africa, but new cases reported last month in Sierra Leone...remind us there is still much to be done to address the systemic shortcomings that allow epidemics like Ebola – and now Zika – to spread out of control.


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