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10.19.09

O’Neill Institute Welcomes Anand Grover, UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Health, as a Distinguished Visitor

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Anand Grover is a leading figure in efforts to use law to advance the rights of those living with, or vulnerable to, HIV/AIDS in India. As the director and co-founder of the Lawyers Collective, he has handled hundreds of HIVoriented cases in India on issues ranging from discrimination to access to medicines. He recently argued […]

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10.16.09

Georgetown Law Reunion Weekend Panel – The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law Panel 

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Nan D. Hunter, L’75, Professor of Law and Acting Faculty Director of the O’Neill Institute will present an overview of the O’Neill Institute and its mission, highlighting some of O’Neill’s exciting scholarship and research projects. Professor Tim M. Westmoreland, Visiting Professor of Law and Director of the Legal Solutions in Health Reform Project and Nora […]

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09.25.09

Presentation by His Excellency Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

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On September 25, the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University welcomed His Excellency Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Minister of Health of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. Minister Tedros visited to honor Ambassador Mark R. Dybul, O’Neill Institute Distinguished Visiting Scholar and Co-Director of the Global Health Law Program for […]

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09.24.09

IOM Letter Report – Health Care and Disasters

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Institute of Medicine committee, chaired by Faculty Director Lawrence O. Gostin, releases letter report providing guidance to state and local health agencies and health care facilities regarding the standards of care that should apply during disaster situations. Full Press Release » Guidance for Establishing Crisis Standards of Care for Use in Disaster Situations: A Letter Report »

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