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2015 News Archives

09.11.15

O’Neill Institute Colloquium: Ebola Post-Crisis: Lessons for Improving Global Health Security

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MEDIA CONTACT: KAREN TEBER (KM463@GEORGETOWN.EDU) (SEPTEMBER 11, 2015)—The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law fall colloquium series continues Wednesday, Sept. 16 with a focus on Ebola. The Ebola virus disease epidemic in West Africa ultimately spurred an unprecedented response, yet also revealed the incoherence and inequity of the global health system. During a […]

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09.08.15

O’Neill Institute Colloquium: Campus Sexual Assault: Prevention, Support & Justice

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MEDIA CONTACT: KAREN TEBER (KM463@GEORGETOWN.EDU) (SEPTEMBER 8, 2015)—The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law fall colloquium series continues Wednesday, Sept. 9 with a focus on campus sexual assault. Surveys suggest one in five women is sexually assaulted while in college. During our colloquium “Campus Sexual Assault: Prevention, Support & Justice,” panelists will discuss […]

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08.26.15

O’Neill Institute Colloquium: Affirmatively Transgender: The Role of Law and Policy

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MEDIA CONTACT: KAREN TEBER (KM463@GEORGETOWN.EDU) (AUGUST 26, 2015)—The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law begins its fall colloquium series exploring the role that law and policy can play in advancing trans people’s rights and ensuring that they are able to lead their lives fully, as respected and integrated members of the community. The […]

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08.04.15

JAMA: Sexual Assaults Among University Students-Prevention, Support, and Justice

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MEDIA CONTACT: KAREN TEBER (KM463@GEORGETOWN.EDU) (AUGUST 4, 2015)— In a “Viewpoint” published online today in the journal JAMA, two Georgetown University legal experts propose ways that universities can help 1) prevent student sexual assault, 2) fairly adjudicate claims and 3) support and reintegrate survivors of assault. Corresponding author Lawrence O. Gostin, JD, is faculty director […]

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