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03.24.17

Health Care Reform and HIV: Policy Experts Examine How to Protect and Advance HIV Public Health Gains

By O'Neill Institute

CONTACT: Karen Teber / km463@georgetown.edu WASHINGTON (March 24, 2017) – As the U.S. health care landscape potentially changes, leading HIV/AIDS policy experts say renewed investment in the federally-funded Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program is critical for continued progress in improving the health of people with HIV,  preventing the transmission of HIV to others and reducing health […]

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03.23.17

JAMA Viewpoint Explores Impact of President Trumps New Immigration and Refugee Executive Orders on Individual and Public Health

By O'Neill Institute

CONTACT: Karen Teber / km463@georgetown.edu EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE: Thursday, March 23, 2017; 11:00am ET WASHINGTON—The transformation of US immigration policy could have a harmful effect on the general public, patients and the health care system, say two public health law experts. Writing in the JAMA Viewpoint, “President Trump’s Immigration Policies: Endangering Health & Wellbeing?” published […]

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03.16.17

The AHCA: Understanding the Current Healthcare Proposal

By O'Neill Institute

CONTACT: Karen Teber / km463@georgetown.edu WASHINGTON (March 16, 2017)—The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown Law hosts “The AHCA: Understanding the Current Healthcare Proposal,” a forum with top legal experts to discuss differences between the Affordable Care Act and the American Health Care Act. Specifically, the focus will be on differences […]

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01.16.17

New Report Offers Global Resource On Using The Law To Improve Health

By O'Neill Institute

CONTACT: Karen Teber / km463@georgetown.edu JANUARY 16, 2017 – Soda tax in Mexico. Salt limits in South Africa. Plain tobacco packaging in Australia. National health insurance in Ghana. Mandatory motorcycle helmets in Vietnam. Health care in the United States of America.   These are just some of the hundreds of examples demonstrating the vital role […]

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