Drones course returns in June

Drone flight in rural Kasungu.

The use of drones (or unmanned aerial vehicles—"UAVs") in the public health context is relatively new but has been growing significantly over the last three years. They are solving some of the most common health logistics challenges around the world by circumventing problematic infrastructures on the ground, speeding up delivery processes and making supply chains … Continue reading Drones course returns in June

Register for this year’s class trips to Costa Rica and the World Health Assembly

Registration is open for spring and summer class trips to Switzerland and Costa Rica. Learn more at the links below: PM 599: Health & Sustainable Development in Costa Rica (4 units) Application (closed): https://youtu.be/By7PdcMdYpY PM 589: Global Health Governance and Diplomacy in Practice in Geneva (4 units) Application (closed)

We are not infertile’: challenges and limitations faced by women in same-sex relationships when seeking conception services in São Paulo, Brazil

Paula Galdino Cardin de Carvalho, Cristiane da Silva Cabral, Laura Ferguson, Sofia Gruskin and Carmen Simone Grilo Diniz for Culture, Health & Sexuality .

Celebration at USC, City Hall honors 70 years of universal human rights

Global dignitaries, activists and leaders spoke at the University of Southern California as part of a public symposium, followed by a youth summit at City Hall, on Human Rights Day, Dec. 10. In celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a milestone document in the history of human rights, the … Continue reading Celebration at USC, City Hall honors 70 years of universal human rights

APRU Global Health Conference 2019

The Association of Pacific Rim Universities Global Health Program hosts annual conferences each year at member universities. The 2019 conference will be hosted at the University of Hong Kong Nov. 17-20. Visit https://apruglobalhealth.org/2019conference/ to learn more.  Global Urban Health Date - 17-20 November 2019 Location - The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Conference Secretariat … Continue reading APRU Global Health Conference 2019

Social Movements, Sexual Rights, and Reproductive Rights: #MeToo in Global Context

The USC Law & Global Health Collaboration hosted Pardis Mahdavi, acting dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver, for her talk: "Social Movements, Sexual Rights, and Reproductive Rights: #meToo in Global Context" March 5. Pardis MahdaviActing Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of … Continue reading Social Movements, Sexual Rights, and Reproductive Rights: #MeToo in Global Context

Fake Silk: A Dark Story of Hazardous Manufacturing Abuses?

The USC Center for Law, History, and Culture, Department of Political Science, and USC Law & Global Health Collaboration, invite you to join this talk with Paul Blanc: "Fake Silk: A Dark Story of Hazardous Manufacturing Abuses?" Paul Blanc UC San Francisco, Professor of Medicine Details Wednesday, January 9, 2019 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm … Continue reading Fake Silk: A Dark Story of Hazardous Manufacturing Abuses?

Achieving Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in Southern Africa

  The USC Law & Global Health Collaboration hosted Justice Oagile Bethuel Key Dingake Feb. 5, 2019, for his lecture, “Achieving Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in Southern Africa." Justice Dingake highlighted some of the challenges in realizing sexual and reproductive health and rights in southern Africa, using case studies from Botswana, South Africa, and Swaziland. … Continue reading Achieving Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in Southern Africa