Panel Discussion on "Human and Health Security Implications for National Security"

by University of North Georgia

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Back to Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic on National Security

Wed, Apr 7, 2021

1:45 PM – 3 PM EDT (GMT-4)

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Panelists abstracts, biographies, and photos are in the "Panels" tab on the symposium web site .


Bashar Malkawi, University of Arizona Global Professor of Practice in Law - Topic: "Impact of the COVID-19 Emergency on Food Security"
Major Ashley Olds, Army Strategist Association - Topic: "Crafting an Army Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic"
Cadet Theo (Ted) Wages, U.S. Military Academy - Topic: "Culture and COVID-19: Variation in Infectious Disease Response"

Dr. Marta Nowakowska and Mr. Kornel Kantoch, Military University of Land Forces (AWL), Wroclaw, Poland, "The Misinformation Virus: Social Threats Resulting from Media Coverage During a Pandemic"

Panel Moderator

Dr. Edward Barrett, U.S. Naval Academy

Dr. Edward Barrett is the Director of Research at the United States Naval Academy’s Stockdale Center for Ethical Leadership. An Air Force ROTC scholarship graduate of the University of Notre Dame, he completed a Ph.D. in political theory at the University of Chicago, and is the author of Persons and Liberal Democracy: The Ethical and Political Thought of Karol Wojtyla/John Paul II and many journal articles and book chapters on military ethics issues. During graduate school, he worked for two years as speechwriter to the Catholic Archbishop of Chicago, Francis Cardinal George, writing on topics within philosophy, theology, political theory, international relations and economics. As an Air Force officer, he served as an active duty and reserve C-130 instructor pilot, was recalled to active duty in 2003-2005 for Operation Iraqi Freedom, and retired in 2013 as a Colonel from the Air Force’s Directorate of Strategic Planning at the Pentagon.


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