Publications

The following publications are an example of the extensive research carried out by faculty at the O’Neill Institute.

Publications by Georgetown Law Center faculty can also be searched through the Georgetown Law Library.

Search Publications

in .



Roache, Sarah A, and Lawrence O Gostin. “Tapping the Power of Soda Taxes: A Call for Multidisciplinary Research and Broad-Based Advocacy Coalitions – A Response to Recent Commentaries.” International Journal of Health Policy and Management (in press) (2018). http://www.ijhpm.com/article_3484_0.html.
Roache, Sarah A, Charles Platkin, Lawrence O Gostin, and Cara Kaplan. “Big Food and Soda Versus Public Health: Industry Litigation Against Local Government Regulations to Promote Healthy Diets.” Fordham Urban Law Journal (in press), no. 45: 1051 (2018). https://ir.lawnet.fordham.edu/ulj/vol45/iss4/4/.
Hall, Mark A., and Glenn Cohen. “Most-Cited Health Law Scholars,” April 20, 2017. http://blogs.harvard.edu/billofhealth/2017/04/20/most-cited-health-law-scholars-2/#more-21236.
Gostin, Lawrence O. “JAMA Forum: Hunger, Health, and Compassion.” Center for Strategic and International Studies. April 12, 2017. https://newsatjama.jama.com/2017/04/12/jama-forum-hunger-health-and-compassion/.
Roache, Sarah A, and Lawrence O Gostin. “The Untapped Power of Soda Taxes: Incentivizing Consumers, Generating Revenue, and Altering Corporate Behavior.” International Journal of Health Policy and Management 6, no. 9 (2017): 489–93. http://www.ijhpm.com/article_3376_0.html.
Yong, H., R. Borland, K.M. Cummings, E.N. Lindblom, and et al. “US Smokers’ Beliefs, Experiences and Perceptions of Different Cigarette Variants before and after the FSPTCA Ban on Misleading Descriptors Such as ‘Light’, ‘Mild’, or ‘low’’.’” Nicotine & Tobacco Research, April 15, 2016. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5055739.
Gostin, Lawrence. “JAMA Forum: Lead in the Water: A Tale of Social and Environmental Injustice.” JAMA, April 13, 2016. https://newsatjama.jama.com/2016/04/13/jama-forum-lead-in-the-water-a-tale-of-social-and-environmental-injustice/.
Lin, Kenneth W, and Lawrence O Gostin. “A Public Health Framework for Screening Mammography.” JAMA, January 18, 2016. http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=2483034.
Kim, Susan C, Jason S Roffenbender, Paula Avila-Guillen, Ana Ayala, Tanya Baytor, Aliza Glasner, Zachary Turk, and John D Kraemer. Global Health, Big Data, and Country Ownership – An Opportunity, in BIG DATA, BIG CHALLENGES IN EVIDENCE-BASED POLICY MAKING. West Academic Publishing, 2015. http://store.westacademic.com/s.nl/it.A/id.40541/.f.
Wu, Ann, Ana S Ayala, and Daniel Hougendobler. “Shining the Global Spotlight on the Links Between Obesity and Mental Health.” LADI - Revista Latinoamericana de Derecho Internacional 2 (May 29, 2015). http://www.revistaladi.com.ar/file/2015/05/Texto-original-en-ingles-Mental-health.pdf.
Wu, Ann, and Ana Ayala. “La Obesidad y La Salud Mental: Una Intersección Olvidada.” Revista Latinoamericana de Derecho Internacional (LADI), May 1, 2015. http://www.revistaladi.com.ar/numero2-duayalahougendobler/.
Gostin, Lawrence O, John T Monahan, Mary C DeBartolo, and Richard Horton. “Law’s Power to Safeguard Global Health: A Lancet–O’Neill Institute, Georgetown University Commission on Global Health and the Law.” The Lancet, April 22, 2015. http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736%2815%2960756-5/abstract.
O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University, and Kennedy Institute of Ethics. “The Ebola Outbreak: A Global Conversation and Resources,” 2014. https://bioethics.georgetown.edu/ebola/.
Taylor, Allyn L, and John Thorpe. “Strengthening the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control’s Monitoring Mechanism: An Agenda for Reform.” O’Neill Institute White Paper, September 30, 2014. https://www.dropbox.com/s/xcsq291lvu246oq/Strengthening%20the%20Framework%20Convention%20on%20Tobacco%20Control.pdf?dl=0.
Alonso, Fernanda, and Oscar A. Cabrera. “Fortaleciendo El Control de Tabaco En América Latina Mediante El Uso de Los Derechos Humanos.” Direito e Tabaco 5, no. 17 (August 4, 2014): 166–76.
McGrady, Benn. “International Investment Law.” Regulating Tobacco, Alcohol and Unhealthy Foods: The Legal Issues, July 18, 2014, 110–30. http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2309486.
Alemanno, Alberto, and Amandine Garde. “European Union.” Regulating Tobacco, Alcohol and Unhealthy Foods: The Legal Issues, July 18, 2014, 259–75.
Baytor, Tanya E, and Oscar A Cabrera. “International Human Rights Law.” Regulating Tobacco, Alcohol and Unhealthy Foods: The Legal Issues, July 18, 2014, 65–85.
Gostin, Lawrence O. “Comment: Healthy Living Needs Global Governance.” Nature, July 9, 2014. https://www.dropbox.com/s/02txov8sjmea6fj/NCDs%20Nature%20%282%29.pdf.
Magnusson, Roger, and Belinda Reeve. “‘Steering’ Private Regulation? A New Strategy for Reducing Population Salt Intake in Australia.” Sydney Law Review, no. 36 (July 1, 2014): 255–89. http://sydney.edu.au/law/slr/slr_36/slr36_2/SLRv36n2MagnussonReeve.pdf.
Gostin, Lawrence O. Global Health Law. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2014. http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674728844.
Gostin, Lawrence  O. “Legal and Ethical Responsibilities Following Brain Death: The McMath and Muñoz Cases.” JAMA 311, no. 9 (March 5, 2014). http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleID=1818922&utm_source=Silverchair%20Information%20Systems&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=MASTER%3AJAMALatestIssueTOCNotification03%2F04%2F2014.
Alemanno, Alberto, and Franco Stassi. “Taxation and Economic Incentives on Health-Related Commodities: Alcohol, Tobacco and Food.” Regulating Lifestyle – Europe, Alcohol, Tobacco and Unhealthy Diets, February 25, 2014. http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2400930##.
McGrady, Benn, and Anne Marie Thow. “Protecting Policy Space for Public Health Nutrition in an Era of International Investment Agreements.” Bulletin of the World Health Organization 92, no. 2 (February 1, 2014). http://www.who.int/bulletin/volumes/92/2/13-120543/en/index.html.
Taylor, Allyn L. “The International Health Regulations: Addressing Emerging Challenges in Implementation,” 2013.
Bryan, Thomas, and Lawrence O. Gostin. “Tobacco Endgame Strategies: Challenges in Ethics and Law.” Tobacco Control 2013, no. 22 (2013): i55–57. http://tobaccocontrol.bmj.com/content/22/suppl_1/i55.full.pdf+html.
Cabrera, Oscar, and Juan Carballo. “Tobacco Control Litigation: Broader Impacts on Health Rights Adjudication.” Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics. Spring 2013 41, no. 1 (2013): p147-162. https://doi.org/10.1111/jlme.12011.
Bryan, Thomas, and Lawrence O. Gostin. “Tackling the Global NCD Crisis: Innovations in Law and Governance.” Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics. Spring 2013 41, no. 1 (2013): p16-27. https://doi.org/10.1111/jlme.12002.
Gostin, Lawrence O. “Bloomberg’s Health Legacy: Urban Innovator or Meddling Nanny?” Hastings Center Report 43, no. 5 (2013). http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/hast.208/full.
Kraemer, John  D, and Sabeeh A Baig. “Analysis of Legal and Scientific Issues in Court Challenges to Graphic Tobacco Warnings.” American Journal of Preventive Medicine 45, no. 3 (2013): 334–42. http://www.ajpmonline.org/article/S0749-3797(13)00297-3/.
Oluwole, Doyin, and John Kraemer. “Innovative Public–Private Partnership: A Diagonal Approach to Combating Women’s Cancers in Africa.” Bulletin of the World Health Organization 91 (2013). http://www.who.int/bulletin/volumes/91/9/12-109777.pdf.
McGrady, Benn, and Alexandra Jones. “Tobacco Control and Beyond: The Broader Implications of US – Clove Cigarettes for Non-Communicable Diseases.” American Journal of Law and Medicine 39, no. 2&3 (2013): 265–89. http://oneill.law.georgetown.edu/media/SSRN-id2263270.pdf.
Taylor, Allyn L., Ibadat S. Dhillon, and Lenias Hwenda. “A WHO/UNICEF Global Code of Practice on the Marketing of Unhealthy Food and Beverages to Children.” Journal of Global Health Governance V, no. 2 (2012). http://blogs.shu.edu/ghg/files/2012/06/Taylor-Dhillon-Hwenda_A-WHO-UNICEF-Global-Code-of-Practice-on-the-Marketing-of-Unhealthy-Food-and-Beverages-to-Children.pdf.
O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law. Estrategia de La Industria Del Tabaco En El Ámbito Judicial Latinoamericano. Washington, DC: The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, 2012. http://oneill.law.georgetown.edu/media/2012_OneillTobaccoLitGuide_SPA.PDF.
O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law. Tobacco Industry Strategy in Latin American Courts: A Litigation Guide. Washington, DC: The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, 2012. http://oneill.law.georgetown.edu/media/2012_OneillTobaccoLitGuide_ENG.PDF.
O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law. Guía Para La Elaboración y Presentación de Reportes Sombra Sobre Tabaco Ante Organismos de Derechos Humanos de Las Naciones Unidas. Washington, DC: The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, 2012. http://www.ficargentina.org/images/stories/Documentos/gua_reportes_sombra_esp_final.pdf.
O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law. A Guide to Tobacco-Related Shadow Reporting Before United Nations Human Rights Bodies. Washington, DC: The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, 2012. http://www.ficargentina.org/images/stories/Documentos/shadow_reporting_guide1.pdf.
Kraemer, John  D, Brian J Honermann, and Jason S Roffenbender. “Cyclists’ Helmet Usage and Characteristics in Central and Southern Malawi: A Cross-Sectional Study.” International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion 19, no. 4 (2012): 373–77. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/17457300.2012.663762?url_ver=Z39.88-2003&rfr_id=ori:rid:crossref.org&rfr_dat=cr_pub%3dpubmed&.
Kraemer, John D., Jason S. Roffenbender, and Laura Anderko. “Helmet Wearing among Users of a Public Bicycle-Sharing Program in the District of Columbia and Comparable Riders on Personal Bicycles.” American Journal of Public Health 102, no. 8 (2012): e23–25. http://ajph.aphapublications.org/doi/abs/10.2105/AJPH.2012.300794?url_ver=Z39.88-2003&rfr_id=ori:rid:crossref.org&rfr_dat=cr_pub=pubmed.
Taylor, Allyn L., and Ibadat S. Dhillon. “An International Legal Strategy for Alcohol Control: Not a Framework Convention—at Least Not Yet.” Addiction: Society for the Study of Addiction, 2012. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2012.03919.x/abstract.
McGrady, Benn. Confronting the Tobacco Epidemic in a New Era of Trade and Investment Liberalization. World Health Organization Tobacco Free Initiative. Geneva: World Health Organization, 2012. http://oneill.law.georgetown.edu/media/2012_ConfrontingTobaccoEpidemic.pdf.
Taylor, Allyn L. “Plain Packaging: Fighting the Chill of Investment Treaties.” JURIST, December 7, 2011. http://jurist.org/forum/2011/12/allyn-taylor-tobacco-suit.php.
Cabrera, Oscar A., and Lawrence O. Gostin. “Human Rights and the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control: Mutually Reinforcing Systems.” Cambridge University Press, International Journal of Law in Context 7, no. 3 (2011): 285–303. http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayFulltext?type=1&fid=8384260&jid=IJC&volumeId=7&issueId=03&aid=8384258&fromPage=cupadmin&pdftype=6316268&repository=authInst.
O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Inter American Heart Foundation – Argentina, and Foundation for the Development of Sustainable Policy. Shadow Report to the Periodic Report by the Government of Argentina: Tobacco Control in Argentina: Advances and Pending Tasks. United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. The O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, 2011. http://oneill.law.georgetown.edu/media/ONeill_FIC_Fundeps_Argentina47_en.pdf.
Gostin, Lawrence O., and Katherine L. Record. “Dangerous People or Dangerous Weapons - Access to Firearms for Persons With Mental Illness.” Journal of the American Medical Association 305, no. 20 (2011): 2108–9. http://jama.jamanetwork.com/content/305/20/2108.full?etoc.
McGrady, Benn. Trade and Public Health: The WTO, Tobacco, Alcohol and Diet. Trade and Public Health: The WTO, Tobacco, Alcohol and Diet. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2011. http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/law/international-trade-law/trade-and-public-health-wto-tobacco-alcohol-and-diet.
Gostin, Lawrence O. Public Health Law and Ethics: A Reader, Revised and Updated Second Edition. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2010. http://www.ucpress.edu/book.php?isbn=9780520261921.
Cabrera, Oscar A., and Alejandro Madrazo. “Human Rights as a Tool for Tobacco Control in Latin America.” Salud Publica de Mexico 52, no. 288–297 (2010). http://bvs.insp.mx/rsp/_files/File/2010/suplemento%202%20vol%2052/22-human.pdf.
O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, ALIAR, Interamerican Health Foundation – Argentina, Argentina Cardiology Foundation, Foundation for Women’s Study and Research, Argentine Cardiology Society, and Foundation for the Development of Sustainable Policy. Shadow Report to the Periodic Report by the Government of Argentina: Challenges in the Prevention and Reduction of Women’s Tobacco Use in Argentina. United Nations Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women. n.p., 2010. http://oneill.law.georgetown.edu/media/2010_Argentina_Shadow_Report.pdf.
O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law. Shadow Report to the Periodic Report by the Arab Republic of Egypt: Women and Tobacco in Egypt: Preventing and Reducing the Effects of Tobacco Consumption through Information, Implementation, and Non-Discrimination. United Nations Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women. n.p., 2010. http://www2.ohchr.org/english/bodies/cedaw/docs/ngos/ONeillInstitute_Egypt45.pdf.