Migration, Health and Environmental Exposure: IIGH at the 2019 Consortium of Universities for Global Health

From poster presentations to panel discussions, USC faculty and students contributed to another year of stimulating global health research and conversation at the annual Consortium of Universities for Global Health held in March in Chicago. Migration and Health: The Pitfalls and Promise of Interdisciplinary Research and Education Migrants constitute an unprecedentedly large and diverse population … Continue reading Migration, Health and Environmental Exposure: IIGH at the 2019 Consortium of Universities for Global Health

Q&A: The Global Right to Health with Anand Grover

The USC Law & Global Health Collaboration hosted Anand Grover, Senior Advocate to the Supreme Court of India and former United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right to Health, for a talk on "The Global Right to Health: Success and Failure in the Fight Against Hate." In this Q&A learn about his background, the success … Continue reading Q&A: The Global Right to Health with Anand Grover

Q&A: Laws and Standards to Implementation of Interventions in Global Health with Rajat Khosla

The USC Law & Global Health Collaboration hosted Rajat Khosla, Senior Human Rights Officer at the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Sept. 27, 2018,  to discuss interventions in global health. In this Q&A learn about his background in global health and human rights, as well as challenges and successes he's … Continue reading Q&A: Laws and Standards to Implementation of Interventions in Global Health with Rajat Khosla

Q&A: HIV, health and human rights with Mandeep Dhaliwal and Jeff O’Malley

The USC Law & Global Health Collaboration hosted Mandeep Dhaliwal, director of the United Nations Development Programme’s HIV, Health and Development Group, at USC Aug. 29, 2018, to discuss the UN Sustainable Development Goals, HIV and human rights, with commentary from strategy and governance consultant Jeffrey O’Malley. In this Q&A learn about their backgrounds in … Continue reading Q&A: HIV, health and human rights with Mandeep Dhaliwal and Jeff O’Malley

Time’s Up on Child Marriages in the U.S.

Time’s Up on Child Marriages in the U.S.

USC's Mellissa Withers, associate professor of clinical preventive medicine, and Alyssa Kyle, a health promotion and disease prevention studies student, delve into child marriage as a form of human trafficking in this installment of Withers' Psychology Today column Modern Day Slavery. Read » Details: Author: Mellissa Withers, Alyssa Kyle Published By: Psychology Today Date: March 5, 2019 Publication … Continue reading Time’s Up on Child Marriages in the U.S.

The social determinants of health—a public health framework

Learn about the social determinants of health in this video from Greg Martin, featuring Shubha Kumar, director of USC's Master of Public Health online program. Dr. Martin runs the Global Health with Greg Martin channel on YouTube as well as This Week in Global Health (TWiGH), a weekly global health show where he and a … Continue reading The social determinants of health—a public health framework

2019 APRU Global Health Case Competition

Registration for the 2019 Association of Pacific Rim Universities Global Health Program Global Health Case Competition is now open. This is a great way for students to practice developing an intervention approach using a practical, real-world challenge. Last year the USC team won! To learn more about the competition and how to register visit: https://apruglobalhealth.org/casecompetition/Continue reading 2019 APRU Global Health Case Competition