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  1. Sexual & Reproductive Health
  2. HIV & Human Rights
  3. Health Systems and the Right to Health
  4. Conceptual & Operational Linkages
  5. Child and Adolescent Health & Human Rights
  6. NCDs & Human Rights

1. Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights

ARTICLES:

Engaging Human Rights in the Evolving Zika Virus Epidemic (2/16/2017) - By Jennifer J. K. Rasanathan, Sarah MacCarthy, Debora Diniz, Els Torreele, and Sofia Gruskin, published in the American Journal of Public Health.
How are Gender Equality and Human Rights Interventions Included in Sexual and Reproductive Health Programmes and Policies: A Review of Existing Research Foci and Gaps (12/21/2016) - By Miriam Hartmann, Rajat Khosla, Suneeta Krishnan, Asha George, Sofia Gruskin, and Avni Amin, published in PLOS One .
Reproductive justice & preventable deaths: State funding, family planning, abortion, and infant mortality, US 1980–2010 (3/19/2016) - By Nancy Krieger, Sofia Gruskin, Nakul Singh, Mathew V. Kiang, Jarvis T. Chen, Pamela D. Waterman, Jason Beckfield and Brent A. Coull, published by SSM - Population Health.
Human rights and the sexual and reproductive health of women living with HIV – a literature review (12/1/2015) - By Shubha Kumar, Sofia Gruskin, Rajat Khosla and Manjulaa Narasimhan, published in the Journal of the International AIDS Society.
Sexual rights as human rights: a guide to authoritative sources and principles for applying human rights to sexuality and sexual health (11/1/2015) - By Alice M. Miller, Eszter Kismödi, Jane Cottingham and Sofia Gruskin, published in Reproductive Health Matters.
Sound and Fury—engaging with the politics and the law of sexual rights (11/1/2015) - By Alice M. Miller, Sofia Gruskin, Jane Cottingham and Eszter Kismödi, published in Reproductive Health Matters.
Revisiting the Use of Condoms in Brazil (9/1/2015) - By Inês DouradoI, Sarah MacCarthy, Manasa Reddy, Gabriela Calazans and Sofia Gruskin, published in Revista Brasileira de Epidemiologia.
Why history matters for quantitative target setting: long-term trends in socioeconomic and racial/ethnic inequities in US infant death rates (1960–2010) (8/1/2015) - By Nancy Krieger, Nakul Singh, Jarvis T. Chen, Jason Beckfield, Matthew V. Kiang, Pamela D. Waterman, Sofia Gruskin, published in the Journal of Public Health Policy.
Reproductive Justice and the Pace of Change: Socioeconomic Trends in US Infant Death Rates by Legal Status of Abortion, 1960-1980 (4/1/2015) - By Nancy Krieger, Sofia Gruskin, Nakul Singh, Mathew V. Kiang, Jarvis T. Chen, Pamela D. Waterman, Jillian Gottlieb, Jason Beckfield and Brent A. Coull, published in the American Journal of Public Health.
Advancing sexual health through human rights: The role of the law (12/24/2014) - By Eszter Kismödi, Jane Cottingham, Sofia Gruskin and Alice M. Miller, published in Global Public Health.
Realising the ICPD 20 years later: Shifting the paradigms for research and education (6/23/2014) - By Sofia Gruskin and T.K. Sundari Ravindran, published in Global Public Health.
Safeguarding Abortion: A Matter of Reproductive Rights (1/1/2013) - By Sofia Gruskin, published in the American Journal of Public Health.
Pregnancy decisions of women living with HIV: the need for multidisciplinary perspectives (12/1/2012) - By Sofia Gruskin, published in Reproductive Health Matters.
Sexual and reproductive health and rights in public health education (11/1/2011) - By Pascale A. Allotey, Simone Diniz, Jocelyn DeJong, Thérèse Delvaux, Sofia Gruskin, Sharon Fonn, published in Reproductive Health Matters.
Linking women who test HIV positive in antenatal and maternity services to long-term HIV care and treatment services in Kenya: Missed Opportunities (6/1/2011) - By Laura Ferguson, David Ross, Alison Grant, Karina Kielmann and Deborah Watson-Jones and John Ong'ech, published by Evidence for Action.
Neglected Realities: Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Abortion in the Context of HIV (10/5/2010) - By Sofia Gruskin and Sarah MacCarthy, published in Rewire.
Using human rights for sexual and reproductive health: improving legal and regulatory frameworks (6/3/2010) - By Jane Cottingham, Eszter Kismödi, Adriane Martin Hilber, Ornella Lincetto, Marcus Stahlhofer and Sofia Gruskin, published by the World Health Organization.
Gender, Sex, and Sexuality—Same, Different, or Equal? (3/1/2010) - By Stewart Landers and Sofia Gruskin, published in the American Journal of Public Health.
Government regulation of sex and sexuality: in their own words (11/1/2009) - By Sofia Gruskin and Laura Ferguson, published in Reproductive Health Matters.
HIV and Pregnancy Intentions: Do Services Adequately Respond to Women’s Needs? (10/1/2008) - By Sofia Gruskin, Rebecca Firestone, Sarah MacCarthy and Laura Ferguson, published in the American Journal of Public Health.
Using human rights to improve maternal and neonatal health: history, connections and a proposed practical approach (8/1/2008) - By Sofia Gruskin, Jane Cottingham, Adriane Martin Hilber, Eszter Kismödi, Ornella Lincetto and Mindy Jane Roseman, published by the World Health Organization.
Provider Initiated HIV Testing and Counseling in Health Facilities – What Does this Mean for the Human Rights of Pregnant Women? (11/22/2007) - By Sofia Gruskin, Shahira Ahmed and Laura Ferguson, published in Developing World Bioethics.
Ensuring Sexual and Reproductive Health for People Living with HIV: An Overview of Key Human Rights, Policy and Health Systems Issues (5/1/2007) - By Sofia Gruskin, Laura Ferguson and Jeffrey O'Malley, published in Reproductive Health Matters.
Reproductive Health and HIV: Do International Human Rights Law and Policy Matter? (1/1/2007) - By Sofia Gruskin, Mindy Jane Roseman and Laura Ferguson, published in the McGill International Journal of Sustainable Development Law and Policy.

BOOK CHAPTERS:

“Approaches to Sexual and Reproductive Health and HIV Policies and Programs: Synergies and Disconnects,” in Reproductive Health and Human Rights: The Way Forward (2/25/2011) - Book chapter by Sofia Gruskin, edited by Laura Reichenbach and Mindy Jane Roseman, published by the University of Pennsylvania Press.
“Being young and living with HIV: the double neglect of sexual citizenship,” in the Routledge Handbook of Sexuality, Health and Rights (1/1/2010) - Book chapter by Vera Paiva, José Ricardo Ayres and Sofia Gruskin, edited by Peter Aggleton and Richard Parker, published by Routledge.

PROGRAM MANUALS, TRAINING MATERIALS AND REPORTS:

Reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health and human rights: A toolbox for examining laws, regulations and policies (3/22/2014) - By Jane Cottingham, Estzer Kismödi and Sofia Gruskin (Overall development and coordination), published by the World Health Organization.
Ensuring human rights in the provision of contraceptive information and services (1/1/2014) - By Lale Say, Maria Isabel Rodriguez, Monica Dragoman, Kate Shaw, Patricia Whyte, Eszter Kismödi, Jane Cottingham, Sofia Gruskin, Rajat Khosla, Leo Bryant, Joanna Erdman, et al., published by the World Health Organization.

BLOGS AND OTHER CONTRIBUTIONS:

Not without a fight: standing up against the Global Gag Rule (3/6/2017) - An editorial co-authored by Laura Ferguson, associate director of the Program on Global Health & Human Rights, reflects on the impact that President Donald Trump’s restoration of the Global Gag Rule will have on women across the world, as well as those working to protect reproductive rights.
Sexual health, human rights, and the law (6/1/2015) - By Jane Cottingham, Estzer Kismödi, Sofia Gruskin, Alice M. Miller and Rajat Khosla (Overall development), published by the World Health Organization.
Human Rights Must Include Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (12/10/2014) - By Sofia Gruskin, published in the United Nations Foundation Blog.
Ensuring human rights within contraceptive programmes: A human rights analysis of existing quantitative indicators (6/1/2014) - By Maria Isabel Rodriguez, Rajat Khosla and Sofia Gruskin, published by the World Health Organization.
Linking women who test HIV positive in antenatal and maternity services to long-term HIV care and treatment services in Kenya: Missed Opportunities (6/1/2011) - By Laura Ferguson, David Ross, Alison Grant, Karina Kielmann and Deborah Watson-Jones and John Ong'ech, published by Evidence for Action.
Where are the sexual and reproductive health and rights of HIV-positive women on the global health agenda? (2/7/2011) - By Sofia Gruskin and Sarah MacCarthy, published in the Global Health Magazine Guest Blog.
Group raises awareness of forced sterilization among HIV positive women (11/19/2010) - By Sofia Gruskin and Sarah MacCarthy, published by Science Speaks.
Neglected Realities: Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Abortion in the Context of HIV (10/5/2010) - By Sofia Gruskin and Sarah MacCarthy, published in Rewire.

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2. HIV & Human Rights

ARTICLES:

Monitoring HIV-Related Laws and Policies: Lessons for AIDS and Global Health in Agenda 2030 (1/1/2017) - By Torres A., Gruskin, S. , Buse, K., Erkkola, T., Bendaud, V., Alfvén, T, published in AIDS and Behavior
Human Rights, Gender, and Infectious Disease: From HIV/AIDS to Ebola (11/1/2016) - By Stemple, L., Karegeya P., Gruskin, S. , published in Human Rights Quarterly
The HIV care cascade: models, measures and moving forward (3/2/2015) - By Sarah MacCarthy, Michael Hoffmann, Laura Ferguson, Amy Nunn, Risha Irvin, David Bangsberg, Sofia Gruskin and Ines Dourado, published in the Journal of the International AIDS Society.
The current state of play of research on the social, political and legal dimensions of HIV (3/1/2015) - By Vera Paiva, Laura Ferguson, Peter Aggleton, Purnima Mane, Angela Kelly-Hanku, Le Minh Giang, Regina M. Barbosa, Carlos F. Caceres and Richard Parker, published in Cadernos de Saude Publica.
HIV and gender-based violence: welcome policies and programmes, but is the research keeping up? (11/1/2014) - By Sofia Gruskin, Kelly Safreed-Harmon, Chelsea L. Moore, Riley J. Steiner and Shari L. Dworkin, published in Reproductive Health Matters.
What’s pregnancy got to do with it? Late presentation to HIV/AIDS services in Northeastern Brazil (7/17/2014) - By Inês Dourado, Sarah MacCarthy, Carlos Lima, Maria Amélia Veras, Ligia Kerr, Ana Maria de Brito and Sofia Gruskin, published in AIDS Care.
Quality, not just quantity: Lessons learned from HIV testing in Salvador, Brazil (6/2/2014) - By Sarah MacCarthy, Jennifer J. K. Rasanathan, Ines Dourado and Sofia Gruskin, published in Global Public Health.
Contemplating abortion: HIV-positive women’s decision to terminate pregnancy (1/6/2014) - By Sarah MacCarthy, Jennifer J. K. Rasanathan, Ann Crawford-Roberts, Ines Dourado and Sofia Gruskin, published in Culture, Health & Sexuality.
Late presentation to HIV/AIDS testing, treatment, or continued care: Clarifying the use of CD4 evaluation in the consensus definition (9/11/2013) - By Sarah MacCarthy, David Bangsberg, G. Fink, M. Reich and Sofia Gruskin, published in HIV Medicine.
Realigning government action with public health evidence: the legal and policy environment affecting sex work and HIV in Asia (8/16/2013) - By Sofia Gruskin, Gretchen Williams Pierce and Laura Ferguson, published in Culture, Health & Sexuality.
‘I did not feel like a mother’: The success and remaining challenges to exclusive formula feeding among HIV-positive women in Brazil (5/28/2013) - By Sarah MacCarthy, Jennifer J.K. Rasanathan, Amy Nunn and Ines Dourado, published in AIDS Care.
Identifying structural barriers to an effective HIV response: using the National Composite Policy Index data to evaluate the human rights, legal and policy environment (4/26/2013) - By Sofia Gruskin, Laura Ferguson, Tobias Alfven, Deborah Rugg and Greet Peersman, published in the Journal of the International AIDS Society.
Women’s experiences in services for preventing the mother-to-child transmission of HIV: a literature review (12/1/2012) - By Laura Ferguson, published by the World Health Organization.
The pregnancy decisions of HIV-positive women: the state of knowledge and way forward (12/1/2012) - By Sarah MacCarthy, Jennifer J.K. Rasanathan, Laura Ferguson and Sofia Gruskin, published in Reproductive Health Matters.
The impacts of AIDS movements on the policy responses to HIV/AIDS in Brazil and South Africa: A comparative analysis (11/9/2012) - By Amy Nunn, Samuel Dickman, Nicoli Nattrass, Alexandra Cornwall and Sofia Gruskin, published in Global Public Health.
Patient Attrition Between Diagnosis With HIV in Pregnancy-Related Services and Long-Term HIV Care and Treatment Services in Kenya: A Retrospective Study (7/1/2012) - By Laura Ferguson, James Lewis, Alison Grant, Deborah James-Watson, Sophie Vusha, John O. Ong'ech and David. A. Ross, published in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes.
Linking women who test HIV-positive in pregnancy-related services to long-term HIV care and treatment services: a systematic review (5/1/2012) - By Laura Ferguson, Alison D. Grant, Deborah Watson-Jones, Tanya Kahawita, John O. Ong’ech and David A. Ross, published in Tropical Medicine and International Health.
Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV: assessing the accuracy of routinely collected data on maternal antiretroviral prophylaxis coverage in Kenya (3/1/2012) - By Laura Ferguson, Alison D. Grant, John O. Ong'ech, Sophie Vusha, Deborah Watson-Jones and David A. Ross, published in Sexually Transmitted Infections.
Missed opportunities to accessing HIV testing and antiretroviral therapy during routine patient-provider encounters in Sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review of the evidence (10/1/2011) - By Marie Roura, Deborah Watson-Jones, T.M. Kahawita, Laura Ferguson and David A. Ross, published in Tropical Medicine and International Health.
Tackling Violence and HIV/AIDS: Global Health Imperatives (6/1/2011) - By Sofia Gruskin, published in the American Journal of Public Health.
Linking women who test HIV positive in antenatal and maternity services to long-term HIV care and treatment services in Kenya: Missed Opportunities (6/1/2011) - By Laura Ferguson, David Ross, Alison Grant, Karina Kielmann and Deborah Watson-Jones and John Ong'ech, published by Evidence for Action.
Increasing Civil Society Participation in the National HIV Response: The Role of UNGASS Reporting (12/1/2009) - By Greet Peersman, Laura Ferguson, Mary Ann Torres, Sally Smith and Sofia Gruskin, published in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes.
AIDS Treatment In Brazil: Impacts And Challenges (7/1/2009) - By Amy Stewart Nunn, Elize Massard da Fonseca, Francisco I. Bastos and Sofia Gruskin, published in Health Affairs.
Responding to Her Question: A Review of the Influence of Pregnancy on HIV Disease Progression in the Context of Expanded Access to HAART in Sub-Saharan Africa (3/20/2009) - By Sarah MacCarthy, Fatima Laher, Mzikazi Nduna, Lindiwe Farlane and Angela Kaida, published in AIDS and Behavior.
Changing global essential medicines norms to improve access to AIDS treatment: Lessons from Brazil (1/1/2009) - By Amy Stewart Nunn, Elize Massard da Fonseca and Sofia Gruskin, published in Global Public Health.
Estimating the Lost Benefits of Antiretroviral Drug Use in South Africa (12/1/2008) - By Pride Chigwedere, George Seage III, Sofia Gruskin, Tun-Hou Lee and M. D.V.M. Essex, published in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes.
HIV and Pregnancy Intentions: Do Services Adequately Respond to Women’s Needs? (10/1/2008) - By Sofia Gruskin, Rebecca Firestone, Sarah MacCarthy and Laura Ferguson, published in the American Journal of Public Health.
Adherence to the antiretroviral therapy in a low income population suburban area of Buenos Aires (5/9/2008) - By Eduardo Warley, David Shield, Mónica Salas, Inés Vieni, Silvia Monetti, Marcela Belforte, Sarah MacCarthy, Javier Desse, Silvia Cetani, Edgardo Szyld, Alejandra Gurtman and Debbie Indyk, published in Revista Panamericana de Infectologia.
Reproductive Health and HIV: Do International Human Rights Law and Policy Matter? (1/1/2007) - By Sofia Gruskin, Mindy Jane Roseman and Laura Ferguson, published in the McGill International Journal of Sustainable Development Law and Policy.
Gender-based Violence and HIV: A Literature Review (8/1/2006) - By Shahira Ahmed, Rosario Cartagena, Jessie Evans, Laura Ferguson, Susana Fried, Sofia Gruskin, Mindy Jane Roseman and Alexis White, published by the Harvard School of Public Health.

BOOK CHAPTERS:

“HIV and AIDS,” in The Right to Health: Theory and Practice (12/31/2012) - Book chapter by Sofia Gruskin and S. Ahmed, edited by Gunilla Backman, published by Studentlitteratur AB.
“Being young and living with HIV: the double neglect of sexual citizenship,” in the Routledge Handbook of Sexuality, Health and Rights (1/1/2010) - Book chapter by Vera Paiva, José Ricardo Ayres and Sofia Gruskin, edited by Peter Aggleton and Richard Parker, published by Routledge.
“Universal Access: Are National Strategic Plans Sensitive to Human Rights?,” in From the Ground Up: Building Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Care Programs in Resource-Limited Settings (1/1/2009) - Book chapter by Daniel Tarantola and Sofia Gruskin, edited by Richard G. Marlink, Sara J. Teitelman, published by the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation.

PROGRAM MANUALS, TRAINING MATERIALS AND REPORTS:

Baseline Evaluation Report – The Global Fund Africa Regional HIV Grant: Removing Legal Barriers to Accessing HIV, TB and Malaria Services (QPA-H-UNDP) (1/26/2017) - By Laura Ferguson, Ian Henry, Alexandra Nicholson, and Sofia Gruskin, published by the United Nations Development Program.
Strengthening Regional and National Legislative Environments to Support the Human Rights of LGBT People and Women and Girls affected by HIV and AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Case Study of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (12/1/2015) - By Laura Ferguson, Ian Henry, Alexandra Nicholson and Sofia Gruskin, submitted by the Program on Global Health and Human RIghts, Institute for Global Health, University of Southern California.
Mid-term evaluation report: “Strengthening regional and national legislative environments to support the human rights of LGBT people and women and girls affected by HIV and AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa” (2/4/2015) - By Laura Ferguson, Ian Henry, Alexandra Nicholson and Sofia Gruskin, submitted by Program on Global Health and Human Rights, Institute for Global Health, University of Southern California.

BLOGS AND OTHER CONTRIBUTIONS:

Linking women who test HIV positive in antenatal and maternity services to long-term HIV care and treatment services in Kenya: Missed Opportunities (6/1/2011) - By Laura Ferguson, David Ross, Alison Grant, Karina Kielmann and Deborah Watson-Jones and John Ong'ech, published by Evidence for Action.
Missed opportunities to enrol women testing HIV-positive in antenatal and delivery services into long-term HIV care and treatment (5/1/2011) - By Annabelle South, Laura Ferguson, Rebecca Balira, Deborah Watson-Jones and David A. Ross, published by Evidence for Action.
Where are the sexual and reproductive health and rights of HIV-positive women on the global health agenda? (2/7/2011) - By Sofia Gruskin and Sarah MacCarthy, published in the Global Health Magazine Guest Blog.
Mapping of Tools and Strategies on Human Rights and HIV Testing and Counseling: A Bibliography (1/1/2011) - By Sofia Gruskin and S. Ahmed, published by the Harvard School of Public Health.
Group raises awareness of forced sterilization among HIV positive women (11/19/2010) - By Sofia Gruskin and Sarah MacCarthy, published by Science Speaks.

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3. Health Systems and the Right to Health

ARTICLES:

Searching for Justice and Health (8/1/2015) - By Daniel Tarantola, Kenneth Camargo, and Sofia Gruskin, published in the American Journal of Public Health.
Access to justice: evaluating law, health and human rights programmes in Kenya (11/13/2013) - By Sofia Gruskin, Kelly Safreed-Harmon, Tamar Ezer, Anne Gathumbi, Jonathan Cohen and Patricia Kameri-Mbote, published in the Journal of International AIDS Society.
Human rights in health systems frameworks: What is there, what is missing and why does it matter? (1/23/2012) - By Sofia Gruskin, Shahira Ahmed, Dina Bogecho, Laura Ferguson, Johanna Hanefeld, Sarah MacCarthy, Zyde Raad and Riley Steiner, published in Global Public Health.
‘Rights-based approaches’ to health policies and programs: Articulations, ambiguities, and assessment (7/1/2010) - By Sofia Gruskin, Dina Bogecho and Laura Ferguson, published in the Journal of Public Health Policy.
From Conception to Realization: A Human Right to Health (Letter to the Editor) (5/1/2010) - By Sofia Gruskin, published by The Hastings Center.
Using indicators to determine the contribution of human rights to public health efforts (7/7/2009) - By Sofia Gruskin and Laura Ferguson, published by the World Health Organization.
Rights-Based Approaches to Health: Something for Everyone (1/1/2006) - By Sofia Gruskin, published in Health and Human Rights.

PROGRAM MANUALS, TRAINING MATERIALS AND REPORTS:

A Human Rights-Based Approach to Programming (1/1/2010) - By Sofia Gruskin, Dina O. Bogecho, Laura Ferguson, Zyde Raad, LA Melo Castilla and Aminata Touré; United Nations Population Fund and Harvard School of Public Health, published by the UNFPA.

BLOGS AND OTHER CONTRIBUTIONS:

Health and Human Rights Syllabi Database (1/1/2014) - By the Program on Global Health and Human Rights, Institute for Global Health.
Equity, Human Rights, and Health: Here, There and Back Again (1/1/2011) - By Sofia Gruskin, published in the Innocenti Research Center Blog.

 

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4. Conceptual & Operational Linkages

ARTICLES:

No “Shared Governance” Without Attention to Law, Broadly Concevied (10/4/2016) - By Alexander Capron and Sofia Gruskin, published in The American Journal of Bioethics.
Men’s violence against women and men are inter-related: Recommendations for simultaneous intervention (10/16/2015) - By Paul J. Fleming, Sofia Gruskin, Florencia Rojo and Shari L. Dworkin, published by Social Science & Medicine.
Integrating Human Rights in Program Evaluation: Lessons From Law and Health Programs in Kenya (6/18/2015) - By Sofia Gruskin, Emily Waller, Kelly Safreed-Harmon, Tamar Ezer, Jonathan Cohen, Anne Gathumbi, and Patricia Kameri-Mbote, published in New Directions for Evaluation.
Is the right to health compatible with sustainability? (6/1/2015) - By Daniel D. Reidpath, Sofia Gruskin and Pascale Allotey, published in the Journal of Global Health.
Roundtable discussion on the Third Global Symposium on Health Systems Research: why prioritise talk over aid in the midst of the Ebola crisis? (5/7/2015) - By Jeffrey V. Lazarus, Dina Balabanova, Kelly Safreed-Harmon, Karen Daniels, Kopano Matlwa Mabaso, Martin McKee, Tolib Mirzoev, Adnan A. Hyder and Sofia Gruskin, published by BMC Health Services Research.
Air pollution, health, and human rights (10/22/2014) - By Jonathan M. Samet and Sofia Gruskin, published in The Lancet.
Climate change and human rights: Roles, responsibilities, and actions (4/1/2014) - By Sofia Gruskin and Madhury Ray, published in Human Rights Defender.
Avoiding plagiarism: The assurance of original publication (6/1/2011) - By Bernard M. Dickens, Sofia Gruskin and Daniel Tarantola, published in the American Journal of Public Health.
Human rights and humanitarian assistance: helping health professionals lead the way in Haiti and beyond (11/20/2010) - By Helen Ouyang and Sofia Gruskin, published in Medicine, Conflict and Survival.
Are Drug Companies Living Up to Their Human Rights Responsibilities? Moving Toward Assessment (9/28/2010) - By Sofia Gruskin and Zyde Raad, published in PLOS Medicine.
Who, and what, causes health inequities? Reflections on emerging debates from an exploratory Latin American/North American workshop (6/27/2010) - By Nancy Krieger, Margarita Alegría, Naomar Almeida-Filho, Jarbas Barbosa da Silva, Maurício L. Barreto, Jason Buckfield, Lisa Berkman, Anne-Emanuelle Birn, Bruce B. Duncan, Saul Franco, Dolores Acevedo Garcia, Sofia Gruskin, Sherman A. James, Asa Christina Laurell, Maria Inês Schmidt and Karina L. Walters, published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health.
Human Rights, Health and Development (7/31/2008) - By Daniel Tarantola, Andrew C. Byrnes, Michael Johnson, Lynn Kemp, Anthony B. Zwi and Sofia Gruskin, published in the Australian Journal of Human Rights.
Process Is the Point: Justice and Human Rights: Priority Setting and Fair Deliberative Process (12/9/2007) - By Sofia Gruskin and Norman Daniels, published in the American Journal of Public Health.
History, principles, and practice of health and human rights (8/4/2007) - By Sofia Gruskin, Edward J. Mills and Daniel Tarantola, published in The Lancet.
Jonathan Mann: Founder of the Health and Human Rights Movement (11/1/2006) - By Daniel Tarantola, Sofia Gruskin, Theodore M. Brown and Elizabeth Fee, published in the American Journal of Public Health.
Human Rights and Ethics in Public Health (11/1/2006) - By Sofia Gruskin and Bernard Dickens, published in the American Journal of Public Health.
Poverty, equity, human rights and health (1/1/2003) - By Paula Braveman and Sofia Gruskin, published by the World Health Organization.

BOOK CHAPTERS:

“Health and Human Rights: Overview,” in the Reference Module in Biomedical Sciences (2/9/2016) - By Sofia Gruskin and Daniel Tarantola, edited by Michael J. Caplan (Editor-in-Chief), published by Elsevier.
“Using Indicators to Determine the Contribution of Human Rights to Public Health Efforts,” in Health and Human Rights in a Changing World (1/1/2013) - By Sofia Gruskin and Laura Ferguson, edited by Michael Grodin, Daniel Tarantola, George Annas, and Sofia Gruskin, published by Routledge.
“International Health, Global Health, and Human Rights,” in the Routledge Handbook of Global Public Health (9/27/2012) - By Daniel Tarantola, Laura Ferguson and Sofia Gruskin, edited by Richard Parker and Marni Sommer, published by Routledge.
“Health and Human Rights,” in Health Rights (1/1/2010) - By Jonathan M. Mann, Lawrence Gostin, Sofia Gruskin, Troyen Brennan, Zita Lazzarini and Harvey V. Fineberg, edited by Michael J. Selgelid, published by Routledge.
“Health and Human Rights: Overview,” in the International Encyclopedia of Public Health (9/26/2008) - By Sofia Gruskin and Daniel Tarantola, edited by Kris Heggenhougen (Editor-in-Chief), Stella Quah (Associate Editor-in-Chief), published by Elsevier.

BOOKS/MONOGRAPHS:

Health and Human Rights in a Changing World (1/1/2013) - Edited by Michael A. Grodin, Daniel Tarantola, George J. Annas and Sofia Gruskin, published by Routledge.
Perspectives on Health and Human Rights (1/1/2005) - Edited by Sofia Gruskin, Michael A. Grodin, George J. Annas and Stephen P. Marks, published by Routledge.
Health and Human Rights: A Reader (1/1/1999) - Edited by Jonathan M. Mann, Sofia Gruskin, Michael A. Grodin and George J. Annas, published by Routledge.

PROGRAM MANUALS, TRAINING MATERIALS AND REPORTS:

Mid-Term Review: Access and Delivery Partnership Project (1/1/2016) - By Laura Ferguson, Ian Henry, and Sofia Gruskin, published by the United Nations Development Program
World Report on Ageing and Health (9/30/2015) - By (Editorial team) John Beard, Alana Officer and Andrew Cassels, [under the overall guidance of] Flavia Bustreo, Anne Marie Worning and Anarfi Asamoa-Baah; (Core group) Islene Araujo de Carvalho, John Beard, Somnath Chatterji, JoAnne Epping Jordan, Alison Harvey, Norah Keating, Aki Kuroda, Wahyu Retno Mahanani, Jean-Pierre Michel, Alana Officer, Anne Margriet Pot, Ritu Sadana, Jotheeswaran Amuthavalli Thiyagarajan and Lisa Warth, published by the World Health Organization.

BLOGS AND OTHER CONTRIBUTIONS:

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5. Child and Adolescent Health & Human Rights

ARTICLES:

Applying Human Rights-Based Approaches to Public Health: Lessons Learned from Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Programs (1/1/2015) - By Allison Smith-Estelle, Laura Ferguson and Sofia Gruskin, published in African Population Studies.
Responding to adolescents living with HIV in Zambia: A social–ecological approach (10/1/2014) - By Gitau Mburu, Mala Ram, Danielle Oxenham, Choolwe Haamujompa, Kate Iorpenda and Laura Ferguson, published in Children and Youth Services Review.
Antiretroviral Therapy Adherence Did Not Differ between Thai Children with Biological and Those with Nonbiological Parents (9/1/2007) - By Kelly Safreed-Harmon, Arida Siripong, Stephen J. Kerr, Sofia Gruskin, Chitsanu Pancharoen and Jintanat Ananworanich, published in Clinical Infectious Diseases.
Emerging health disparities in Botswana: Examining the situation of orphans during the AIDS epidemic (6/1/2007) - By Candance Marie Miller, Sofia Gruskin, S. V. Subramanian and Jody Heymann, published in Social Science & Medicine.
Orphan Care in Botswana’s Working Households: Growing Responsibilities in the Absence of Adequate Support (8/1/2006) - By Candace M. Miller, Sofia Gruskin, S. V. Subramanian, Divya Rajaraman and Jody Heymann, published in the American Journal of Public Health.

PROGRAM MANUALS, TRAINING MATERIALS AND REPORTS:

PMNCH Knowledge Summary #34 Operationalizing human rights in efforts to improve health (1/1/2015) - By Anhsu Banerjee, Chantal Baumgarten, Laura Ferguson, Jennifer Franz-Vasdeki, Sarah Galbraith-Emami, Elizabeth Gibbons, Kate Gilmore, Robin Gorna, Sofia Gruskin, Imma Guerras-Delgado, Ana Isabel Guerreiro, Vaibhav Gupta, Rachael Hinton, Paul Hunt, Frank Oberklaid, Lucinda O’Hanlon, Rajat Khosla, Shyama Kuruvilla, Thiago Luchesi, Tarek Meguid, Raul Mercer, Marcus Stahlhofer, Rebekah Thomas-Bosco, Mary-Nell Wagner, Alicia Ely Yamin, and Farouk Shamas Jiwa, published by The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (World Health Organization).

BLOGS AND OTHER CONTRIBUTIONS:

“Incorporating Human Rights Principles in Health Programming,” in Knowledge Matters (3/1/2015) - By Allison Smith-Estelle, Laura Ferguson and Sofia Gruskin, edited by Pam Bolton, published by Concern Worldwide.
General comment No. 15 (2013) on the right of the child to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of health (art. 24) (4/17/2013) - With contributions from Laura Ferguson et al., published by the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child.
“Participation and human rights: impact on women’s and children’s health. What does the literature tell us?,” in Women’s and Children’s Health: Evidence of Impact of Human Rights (1/1/2013) - By Laura Ferguson and Emily Halliday, edited by Flavia Bustreo and Paul Hunt, published by the World Health Organization.

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6. NCDs & Human Rights

ARTICLES:

Non-communicable diseases and human rights: Global synergies, gaps and opportunities (4/18/2016) - by Laura Ferguson, Daniel Tarantola, Michael Hoffmann and Sofia Gruskin, published in Global Public Health.
Banning the Hiring of Tobacco Users: Where’s the Fire? (6/1/2014) - By Jonathan M. Samet, Heather L. Wipfli, and Sofia Gruskin, published in Academic Medicine.
Noncommunicable Diseases and Human Rights: A Promising Synergy (5/1/2014) - By Sofia Gruskin, Laura Ferguson, Daniel Tarantola and Robert Beaglehole, published in the American Journal of Public Health.

PROGRAM MANUALS, TRAINING MATERIALS AND REPORTS:

Background Paper: Attention to Non Communicable Diseases By the United Nations Human Rights Treaty Bodies (5/30/2013) - Written and published by the Program on Global Health and Human Rights, Institute for Global Health, University of Southern California.
Background Paper: Attention to Human Rights in Global Policies and Strategies Relevant to Non-Communicable Diseases (5/30/2013) - Written and published by the Program on Global Health and Human Rights, Institute for Global Health, University of Southern California.
Roles and Responsibilities in Realizing Health and Human Rights in the Prevention and Control of Non Communicable Diseases (5/30/2013) - Written and published by the Program on Global Health and Human Rights, Institute for Global Health, University of Southern California.

BLOGS AND OTHER CONTRIBUTIONS:

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