Open Lecture on Pharmaceutical innovation: Replacing monopolies with health impact rewards

🔶 Date and Time: 24 March (Wednesday) 6-8 pm KST

🔶 Zoom link:
(Simultaneous interpretation between Korean and English is provided)

🔶 Moderators: Heesob Nam (Knowledge Commune), Haejoo Chung (Korea University)

🔶 Speaker: Professor Thomas Pogge

Having received his PhD in philosophy from Harvard, Thomas Pogge is Leitner Professor of Philosophy and International Affairs and founding Director of the Global Justice Program at Yale. He co-founded Academics Stand Against Poverty, an international network aiming to enhance the impact of scholars, teachers and students on global poverty (, and Incentives for Global Health, a team effort toward creating new incentives that would improve access to advanced pharmaceuticals worldwide ( More information at

🔶 This lecture series is provided by the program of the open lectures on IP for commoning medical technologies and co-hosted by Knowledge Commune, BK21 FOUR R&E Center for Learning Health Systems of Korea University, GSIS BK21 Program of Glocal Studies of Korea University, BrainKorea21 BK21 Center for Integrative Response to Health Disasters of Seoul National University, and BK212 FOUR Graduate Program of College of Medicine of Korea University.