Hodge will present "The Hidden Epidemic: Assessing the Legal Environment Underlying Mental and Behavioral Health Preparedness in Public Health Emergencies." The symposium, "Pandemic Preparedness: Lessons Learned & Future Challenges," will gather leading experts from the fields of law, public health, medicine and ethics to discuss the evolving state of readiness during pandemics.
Through scholarly and applied work, Hodge delves into multiple areas of public health law, global health law, ethics, and human rights. He teaches Health Law, Ethics, and Policy, Public Health Law and Ethics, and Global Health Law and Policy at the College of Law. Hodge also is a Faculty Fellow in the Center for Law, Science & Innovation and an affiliated faculty member in the Global Health program in the School of Human Evolution & Social Change at ASU.