Webinar COVID-19: Biomedical, Social and Legal Aspects


The webinar "COVID-19: Biomedical, Social and Legal Aspects" will be organised on 8 October (9:00 - 12:45 CEST).

In the spring of 2020, almost all countries of the world had to face never-before-seen challenges due to the outbreak and rapid spread of the COVID-19 disease. The pandemic has caused serious difficulties in the health-care system of the affected countries, have had an enormous effect on almost all spheres of society and the economy, evoking complex legal questions and situations around the globe.

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE) and Semmelweis University (SE), two UNICA member institutions located in Budapest, Hungary, organise a joint webinar inviting other UNICA member universities to address the biomedical, social, and legal aspects of COVID-19.

In the framework of the event, presenters from Ankara University, Charles University of Prague, Eötvös Loránd University, Humboldt University of Berlin, Semmelweis University, and University of Edinburgh will approach different realms of handling the challenges caused by the pandemics in European countries such as the various aspects of its clinical management, testing, its economic, legal-administrative, and social impact.

Download the preliminary programme (as of 2 September)


Participation in the webinar is free, but registration is compulsory via this online form

Registered participants will receive a confirmation email with the link to join the webinar prior to the event. 

For any questions, please contact the UNICA Secretariat: office@unica-network.eu.

Thursday, 8 October, 2020