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10.29.15

O’Neill Institute Launches Hepatitis Policy Project

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MEDIA CONTACT: KAREN TEBER (KM463@GEORGETOWN.EDU) (OCTOBER 29, 2015)—The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, a part of the Georgetown Law, announces the launch of the Hepatitis Policy Project (HPP) to focus on issues and barriers of access to effective treatments for hepatitis C. The HPP is led by health policy expert Jeffrey S. […]

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10.29.15

Georgetown Law Announces New JD/LLM with Global Health Law Focus

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MEDIA CONTACT: KAREN TEBER (KM463@GEORGETOWN.EDU) (OCTOBER 29, 2015)—Georgetown Law announces its sixth J.D./LL.M joint degree option for J.D. students interested in obtaining a master of laws (LL.M.) in Global Health Law. The addition of the LL.M. in Global Health Law offers future lawyers the opportunity to advance their knowledge and skills through focused studies in […]

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09.17.15

Two Health-Focused Powerhouse Organizations Offer Dual Degree

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MEDIA CONTACT: KAREN TEBER (KM463@GEORGETOWN.EDU) (SEPTEMBER 17, 2015)—Georgetown Law’s O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health now offer a program awarding dual master of laws (LL.M.) and master in public health (M.P.H.) degrees for students seeking to understand public health practice and the role of […]

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09.17.15

O’Neill Institute Colloquium: International Trade & Health

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MEDIA CONTACT: KAREN TEBER (KM463@GEORGETOWN.EDU) (SEPTEMBER 17, 2015)—The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law fall colloquium series continues Wednesday, Sept. 23 with a focus on the intersection of international trade and health. Panelists will discuss the implications of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade agreement, how changes to India’s patent laws threaten […]

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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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07.30.15

New amfAR Report Highlights Priority Actions to Help States Achieve National HIV/AIDS Strategy Goals

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MEDIA CONTACT: KAREN TEBER (KM463@GEORGETOWN.EDU) NEW YORK (JULY 30, 2015)— Report urges stronger, more consistent state leadership to help end the AIDS epidemic in the United States. Major achievements have been made in the domestic HIV/AIDS response as a result of increased realignment and coordination of efforts at the federal level. However, that level of […]

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07.30.15

HIV Policy Expert Jeffrey Crowley Speaks on Updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy

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MEDIA CONTACT: KAREN TEBER (KM463@GEORGETOWN.EDU) WASHINGTON (JULY 30, 2015) — I congratulate Douglas M. Brooks, Director of the White House Office of National AIDS Policy on the release of the updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy for the United States to guide the Nation’s efforts through 2020. This updated Strategy holds the potential to make the next […]

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