Advancing the Vaccine Law Dialogue

Pre-conference: September 13 Washington, D.C.

Session – Vaccine Liability & Injury Compensation I: State of the NVICP

Time: 10:50AM-12:20PM, Thursday, September 15, 2022
Location: Van Metre Hall Auditorium

This session will examine the purpose and structure of the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program primarily aimed at childhood vaccines, and issues that have arisen with respect to that program, such as whether it is operating as fairly and efficiently as intended, whether SIRVA injuries should be covered by the program, and how perceived deficiencies can be fixed

Speakers

Peter H. Meyers, Professor Emeritus, George Washington University Law School

Renee Gentry, Director, George Washington University Law School Vaccine Injury Litigation Clinic

Susan G. Braden, Chief Judge, United States Court of Federal Claims (Ret.); Jurist-In-Residence, Center For Intellectual Property and Policy, Antonin Scalia School of Law, George Mason University