Forum for Global Health Ethics: Proportionality and Evidence-Based Policymaking in Public Health: The Case of COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates

Thursday, 30 June 2022

The Forum for Global Health Ethics, an outreach project based at the Institute of Biomedical Ethics and History of Medicine (IBME) of the University of Zurich, and the Swiss Medical Weekly organised an interdisciplinary webinar on proportionality and evidence-based policymaking. 

Our speakers presented their views on COVID-19 vaccine mandates, discussed the issues of proportionality and evidence-based policymaking, and answered questions from the audience.



  • Nikola Biller-Andorno, Director of the Institute of Biomedical Ethics and History of Medicine, University of Zurich
  • Tania Manríquez Roa, Coordinator of the Forum for Global Health Ethics, University of Zurich

Welcome remarks


Speaker 1, Julian März

Speaker 2, Natasha Anwar

Speaker 3, Fruzsina Molnár-Gábor

Speaker 4, Ross Upshur


Closing remarks

Click here to read "Proportionality and evidence-based pandemic management", an introductory article on the topic published on the occasion of this webinar.
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Forum for Global Health Ethics Team

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