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2015 News Archives

04.22.15

NEJM Perspective: “Patient CARE Act” Medicaid Block Grant Likely Unconstitutional

By O'Neill Institute

MEDIA CONTACT: KAREN TEBER (KM463@GEORGETOWN.EDU); Kathy Fackelmann, 202-994-8354, (kfackelmann@gwu.edu) WASHINGTON, DC (April 22, 2015)—The Medicaid block grant proposed as part of the Patient Choice, Affordability, Responsibility and Empowerment Act (“Patient CARE Act”) would radically transform Medicaid without the consent of states and would likely be considered unconstitutional, say two legal experts in a New England […]

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04.22.15

Big Changes Needed

By O'Neill Institute

With: Lawrence O GostinSource: Chicago TribuneLink: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/editorials/ct-world-health-ebola-edit-0423-20150422-story.html

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04.21.15

High-Level Commission Sharpens Focus on Law’s Power to Significantly Improve World’s Health

By O'Neill Institute

MEDIA CONTACT: KAREN TEBER (KM463@GEORGETOWN.EDU) WASHINGTON (April 21, 2015)-Law should be viewed as a major determinant of health and safety and can be utilized as a powerful and innovative tool to address pressing global health concerns, says a newly formed, high-level commission announced today by the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at […]

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04.17.15

Comments on Ebola

By O'Neill Institute

With: Lawrence O GostinSource: BBC World NewsLink: http://s3.amazonaws.com/TVEyesMediaCenter/UserContent/298660/4754910.4974/UKRADBBC4_04-17-2015_05.12.12.mp3

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04.13.15

Libyan Women’s Health Advocate Explores Human Rights in a War-torn Country

By O'Neill Institute

MEDIA CONTACT: KAREN TEBER (KM463@GEORGETOWN.EDU) WASHINGTON (April 13, 2015) —Dr. Laila Bugaighis, Distinguished Visitor at the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown Law, explores the state of women’s health and healthcare rights in Libya during a special lecture, on Thursday, April 16 at 4:00pm at the Georgetown Law.   The lecture […]

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