Vaccinations: among freedom and collective health. Ethical and legal aspects

A.Y. 2021/2022
Course offered to students on the PhD programme in
Overall hours
Lesson period
December 2021
Lead instructor: Francesca Poggi
The course aims to provide a deep knowledge of the ethical and legal aspects related to mass vaccinations, in the light of the current pandemic situation. In particular, in addition to providing the necessary basic scientific knowledge on vaccines and their functioning, we will examine the Italian legal norms in force from a moral, constitutional and criminal point of view. Moreover we will compare such norms with the measures adopted in other legal systems.
Assessment methods
Giudizio di approvazione
Assessment result
superato/non superato
How to enrol


The course enrolment deadline is usually the 25th day of the month prior to the start date. More specifically:

  • 27 December 2021 for courses starting in January 2022
  • 25 January 2022 for courses starting in February 2022
  • 25 February 2022 for courses starting in March 2022.

Deadlines for enrolment in other courses will be announced as soon as possible.

How to enrol

  1. Access enrolment on PhD courses online service using your University login details
  2. Select the desired programme and click on Registration (Iscrizione) and then on Register (Iscriviti)

Ignore the option "Exam session date” that appears during the enrolment procedure.


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