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Gostin, Lawrence, Harold Koh, and Matthew Kavanagh. “US Withdrawal from WHO Is Unlawful and Threatens Global and US Health and Security.” The Lancet, July 8, 2020.
Gostin, Lawrence, Harold Koh, and Matthew Kavanagh. “Congress Must Stop Trump from Withdrawing from the WHO.” The Hill, July 8, 2020.
Kavanagh, Matthew, and Mara Pillinger. “Leaving the WHO Will Hurt Americans’ Health.” Foreign Policy, July 7, 2020.
Kavanagh, Matthew, Ingrid Katz, and Charles Holmes. “Reckoning with Mortality: Global Health, HIV, and the politics of Data.” The Lancet, July 3, 2020.
Crowley, Jeffrey S., and Sean Bland. “HIV Lessons for COVID-19 Contact Tracing,” May 27, 2020.
Millet, Gregorio A, Austin T Jones, David Benkeser, Stefan Baral, Laina Mercer, Chris Breyer, Brian Honermann, et al. “Assessing Differential Impacts of COVID-19 on Black Communities.” Annals of Epidemiology, May 14, 2020.
Crowley, Jeffrey S, and Sean Bland. “Big Ideas: Better Meeting the Needs of People Living with HIV Is How to End the HIV Epidemic,” April 28, 2020.
Canzater, Sonia. “Correctional Institutions Are a Critical Intervention Point for Hepatitis C Elimination,” March 30, 2020.
Crowley, Jeffrey S., and Sean E. Bland. “Quick Take: The USPSTF PrEP Recommendation,” March 26, 2020.
Gostin, Lawrence, and James G. Hodge Jr. “US Emergency Legal Responses to Novel Coronavirus: Balancing Public Health and Civil Liberties.” JAMA, February 13, 2020.
Simpson McHardy, Juliette, Kashish Aneja, Margherita Cinà, and Lawrence Gostin. “Delhi In A Chokehold: Air Pollution As A Public Health Emergency.” Health Affairs, February 5, 2020.
Gostin, Lawrence. “What Questions Should Global Health Policymakers Be Asking About The Novel Coronavirus?” Health Affairs, February 3, 2020.
Phelan, Alexandra, Rebecca Katz, and Lawrence Gostin. “The Novel Coronavirus Originating in Wuhan, China: Challenges for Global Health Governance.” JAMA, January 30, 2020.
Pillinger, Mara. “The WHO Held off on Declaring the Wuhan Coronavirus a Global Health Emergency. Here’s Why.” The Washington Post, January 26, 2020.
Gostin, Lawrence. “Do Bans Help Modern Public Health?” Science Magazine, January 17, 2020.
Lindblom, Eric. “The Tobacco Control Act’s PMTA & MRTP Provisions Mean to Protect the U.S. From Any New Tobacco Products That Will Not Reduce Health Harms – But FDA Isn’t Cooperating.” Journal of Health Care Law & Policy, Forthcoming 2020.
Gostin, Lawrence. “Legal Solutions for Universal Health Coverage.” news@JAMA, December 18, 2019.
Tam, Jamie, Shyanika W. Rose, Margarete Kulik, Nancy Fleischer, Kymberle Landrum Sterling, Joanne D’Silva, Eric N. Lindblom, and Darlene Huang. “FDA Comment: Make Tobacco Use Disparities an Explicit Consideration in PMTA Reviews,” December 13, 2019.
Crowley, Jeffrey S, and Sean Bland. “HIV Prevention and Care Systems Have Critical Roles in Addressing Sexually Transmitted Infections,” November 19, 2019.
LaBelle, Regina. “The Nation’s Response to Addiction: Moving from Rescue to Recovery.” The Hill, November 1, 2019.
Friedman, Eric, Lawrence O. Gostin, Matthew M Kavanagh, Mirta Roses Periago, Michael Marmot, Anna Coates, Agnes Binagwaho, et al. “Putting Health Equity at Heart of Universal Coverage—the Need for National Programmes of Action.” British Medical Journal, October 25, 2019.
Georgetown Law. “The Georgetown Law Journal Presents Symposium on ‘Law and the Nation’s Health,’” October 22, 2019.
Kavanagh, Matthew, Harsha Thirumurthy, Jamila Headley, Rebecca Katz, Kristie L. Ebi, Chris Beyrer, Charles B. Holmes, Chris Collins, and Lawrence Gostin. “Ending Pandemics: US Foreign Policy to Mitigate Today’s Major Killers, Tomorrow’s Outbreaks, and the Health Impacts of Climate Change.” Journal of International Affairs 72, no. 2 (October 10, 2019).
Gardner, Tracie, and Shelly Weizman. “Commentary: Ensure Health Insurance for Incarcerated and All Will Benefit.” Times Union, September 17, 2019.
Tambar, Udai, and Shelly Weizman. “Use Opioid Settlement Money to Strengthen the Social Safety Net.” Modern Healthcare, September 14, 2019.
Gostin, Lawrence. “JAMA Forum: Is Affording Undocumented Immigrants Health Coverage a Radical Proposal?,” September 5, 2019.
Canzater, Sonia, and Jeffrey S. Crowley. “Community Experience Offers Lessons for Expanding Access to Syringe Services Programs,” September 5, 2019.
LaBelle, Regina. “Areas of Consensus on Opioid Treatment.” Cato Unbound, September 2, 2019.
Gostin, Lawrence, Aleksandra Blagojevic, Simon Bland, Ranieri Guerra, and John T Monahan. “Launching the Universal Health Coverage Legal Solutions Network,” September 1, 2019. The Lancet.
LaBelle, Regina. “Criminalizing Addiction Isn’t Working. Prevention and Treatment Deserve a Chance.” Cato Unbound, August 23, 2019.
Crowley, Jeffrey S., and Sean E. Bland. “Big Ideas: Achieving Sufficient Scale of PrEP Use Is Critical to Ending the HIV Epidemic,” August 22, 2019.
Crowley, Jeffrey S., and Sean E. Bland. “Big Ideas: Policy Action Can Increase Community Support for HIV Cluster Detection,” August 22, 2019.
Crowley, Jeffrey S., and Sean E. Bland. “Quick Take: Using Cluster Detection to End the HIV Epidemic,” August 22, 2019.
Jain, Vipin, Aleksandra Alcheva, Darlene Huang, Rosalie Caruso, Anushu Jain, Mula Lay, Richard O’Connor, and Irina Stepanov. “Comprehensive Chemical Characterization of Natural American Spirit Cigarettes.” Tobacco Regulatory Science 5, no. 4 (July 1, 2019): 381–99.
Canzater, Sonia, and Jeffrey S. Crowley. “Eliminating Hepatitis C Among People Living with HIV in the United States: Leveraging the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program to Move Us Forward,” June 12, 2019.
Lindbom, Eric. “Illicit Trade Poses No Threat to an FDA Rule to Minimize Nicotine in Smoked Tobacco Products.” American Journal of Public Health 109, no. 7 (June 5, 2019): 960–61.
Reingold, Rebecca, and Lawrence O. Gostin. “State Abortion Restrictions and the New Supreme Court: Women’s Access to Reproductive Health Services,” June 5, 2019.
Kavanagh, Matthew. “Good Health Supports Good Governance.” Foreign Policy, May 25, 2019.
Gostin, Lawrence, Ibrahim Abubakar, Ranieri Guerra, Sabina F Rasid, Eric Friedman, and Zsuzanna Jakab. “WHO Takes Action to Promote the Health of Refugees and Migrants.” The Lancet 393, no. 10185 (May 18, 2019).
Gostin, Lawrence. “The ‘Conscience’ Rule: How Will It Affect Patients’ Access to Health Services?” News@JAMA, May 15, 2019.
Kavanagh, Matthew, and Lixue Chen. “Governance and Health Aid from the Global Fund: Effects Beyond Fighting Disease.” Annals of Global Health 85, no. 1 (May 12, 2019): 69.
Gostin, Lawrence O. “A National Action Plan to Eliminate Vaccine Preventable Childhood Diseases.” The Milbank Quarterly, May 6, 2019.
Gostin, Lawrence O., and Eric A. Friedman. “The Lancet Commission on Global Health Law: How Law Can Advance the Right To Health.” Health Affairs, May 1, 2019.
Becker, Melinda, Regina LaBelle, Sonia Canzater, and Kirk Williamson. “Addressing the Rise of Infectious Disease Related to Injection Drug Use: Lessons Learned from Kentucky.” National Governors Association, May 2019.
Becker, Melinda, Shums Alikhan, Regina LaBelle, and Sonia Canzater. “State Approaches to Addressing the Infectious Consequences of the Opioid Epidemic: Insights from an NGA Learning Lab.” National Governors Association, May 2019.
Gostin, Lawrence O., John T. Monahan, Jenny Kaldor, Mary DeBartolo, Eric A Friedman, Susan C Kim, Ala Alwan, et al. “The Legal Determinants of Health: Harnessing the Power of Law for Global Health and Sustainable Development.” The Lancet, April 30, 2019.
Gostin, Lawrence O., Scott C. Ratzan, and Barry R. Bloom. “Safe Vaccinations for a Healthy Nation US Vaccine Coverage Through Law, Science, and Communication.” JAMA, April 19, 2019.
Gostin, Lawrence, and James G. Hodge Jr. “Potential Discrimination in NYC’s Measles Public Health Emergency Order.” The Hill, April 11, 2019.
Lindblom, Eric N. “How FDA Could Use Its Existing Authorities to Make State Legalization of Cannabis More Safe and Effective.” Food & Drug Law Journal 74, no. 2 (April 2019).
Lindblom, Eric. “If E-Cigarettes Are a Top Priority, Why Hasn’t the FDA Issued a New Rule?” The Washington Post, March 24, 2019.