“Health Capability”: Lecture by Jennifer Prah Ruger

Posted by on Jul 14, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

    On July the 16th, Prof. Jennifer Prah Ruger will held a lecture on “Health Capability”, organised by ARCO Lab together with the Centro di Salute Globale of the Tuscany Region.

    The event will take place at the Regione Toscana (via Taddeo Alderotti 26/N) from 14.30 to 16.00.

    During the event Maria José Caldés (Centro di Salute Globale della Regione Toscana) and Mario Biggeri (Department of Economics and Management, University of Florence, ARCO Lab) will give their contributions to the discussion.

    Jennifer Prah Ruger is Associate Professor at Yale University. She worked in the field of health in terms of global justice, global health governance, social justice, health financing and health systems. In 2010 she presented a new theoretical model for an universal health care assistance in the book “Health and Global Justice” published by the Oxford University Press
    The lecture will be an interesting opportunity to rethink Health in terms of capabilities and to discuss about possible policy implications.
    For further information about the program, please click here.

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