Provost’s Distinguished Visiting Faculty Fellow ft. Michele Goodwin

Talk & Reception
Mar 16, 2022 at | Martin & Margy Meyerson Conference Center
Room 223
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
& Online




The Preservation of Racial Order Through Legal Transformations

Dr. Goodwin, Chancellor’s Professor of Law and founding director of the Center for Biotechnology and Global Health Policy at the University of California at Irvine School of Law, is a pioneer of health law whose visit will be hosted by the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy in the Perelman School of Medicine. Dr. Goodwin led the first ABA- accredited health law program in the United States, established the first law center focused on race and bioethics, and is the author of Policing the Womb: Invisible Women and the Criminalization of Motherhood (2020), Black Markets: The Supply and Demand of Body Parts (2006), and more than 100 articles, essays, and book chapters across both scholarly publications and popular media.

THIS EVENT WILL ALSO BE ON ZOOM. Click here to watch the event.

Hosted by Department of Africana Studies, Center for Africana Studies, and Penn Program on Race, Science, and Society