National Seminar on Convergence of Health Laws & Practice: Recent Developments and Contemporary Challenges: IMS Unison University, Dehradun

National Seminar on Convergence of Health Laws & Practice: Recent Developments and Contemporary Challenges: IMS Unison University, Dehradun


IMS Unison University Dehradun, a constituent of Unison Group has made fast strides in the horizon of education as a premier educational and research University. Nestled amidst beautiful and serene surroundings, it offers an environment that fosters learning and stimulates creativity. Ever since its inception in 1996 as IMS Dehradun, as a non- profit organization led by a group of visionaries, it has dedicated itself for the cause of changing the face of professional education in Uttarakhand.


The focus of this Seminar is to throw light on the major issues of the right to health and medical care encompassing India. The health of citizens is a priority among governments across the world. To improve health, the governments of different countries have enacted and implemented various acts and policies which have made a great impact on the health status of their citizens. With that intent, IMS Unison University invites legal practitioners, Professors, and scholars to contribute their views on issues and Laws concerning Health and medical, to promote awareness among the communities. The following sub-themes are only illustrative in nature and may include any other theme
under the theme of the seminar.

Sub Themes:
 The right to health in international human rights law
 Right to health and medical care: Constitutional perspective.
 Role of international institutions in respect of human health
 Medical negligence and malpractices
 The fundamental right to health care
 Artificial intelligence and discrimination in health care
 Health justice strategies to combat the pandemic: Eliminating discrimination, poverty, and health disparities
during and after COVID-19
 Reproductive health rights: Surrogacy, abortion, medical termination of pregnancy, artificial insemination, etc.’
 Challenges and opportunities for mitigating vulnerabilities associated with the health of living beings
 Various public health policies and programs and their implementation
 Role of government and other stakeholders in the implementation of public Health Programs
 Lessons from the pandemic: Is IP a barrier to public health?”
 DraftCOTPA Amendment Bill, 2020
 Accountability and monitoring of the status of right of health &role of stakeholders
The above sub-themes are not exhaustive, and the author(s) may select any other relevant issue, giving a
comprehensive and indispensable review of developments after independence which affect health laws and practice.

Important Dates

The last date for Abstract Submission is January 25, 2022
Date for confirmation of acceptance of Abstract January 31, 2022
Last Date for Registration February 12, 2022
Submission of Full Paper February 15, 2022
The participants are requested to send their abstracts & papers to [email protected].
The Best papers shall be published in our journal, Pragyaan: Journal of Law, a peer-reviewed journal published bi-annually by School of Law, IMS Unison University, Dehradun.

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