2018 American Association of Public Health Annual Meeting & Expo

Mistrust, telemedicine, Alzheimer's, human rights and sexual health—USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health faculty are presenting and participating in discussions on a range of global health subjects at this week's 2018 American Association of Public Health Annual Meeting & Expo in San Diego Nov. 10-14. The meeting is the largest annual gathering of public health … Continue reading 2018 American Association of Public Health Annual Meeting & Expo

Director’s Announcement: New name, new mission, same institute

USC Institute for Global Health

Dear Community, I am proud to tell you the USC Institute for Global Health is moving forward with a new name and mission to more closely reflect our revitalized vision and goals. Additionally, I am pleased to announce the new director of our Program on Global Health & Human Rights. See below for details: NAME USC … Continue reading Director’s Announcement: New name, new mission, same institute

USC team wins APRU Global Health Case Competition

USC's team has won first place in the Association of Pacific Rim Universities Global Health Case Competition. This year 27 student teams from nine countries and 13 universities registered to compete in the third annual virtual contest. The final round took place at the APRU Global Health Conference in Malaysia. The student teams were tasked … Continue reading USC team wins APRU Global Health Case Competition

Training in Malaysia connects health and human rights

In Malaysia, a course taught in conjunction with United Nations University in August 2018 drew 40 participants from research, policy, public health, law, NGOs and other domains to learn about the effectiveness, limits and possibilities of human rights interventions in advancing the highest attainable standard of health. The three-day International Institute for Global Health course in … Continue reading Training in Malaysia connects health and human rights

11/7/18 – Trojan Scholar Spotlight: Sexual & Reproductive Health and Rights at USC

The USC Law & Global Health Collaboration is excited to shine a light on some of the exemplary work happening right here at USC around sexual and reproductive health and rights. Our panelists exemplify the value of attention to the legal environment and to global health in addressing sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) topics! The … Continue reading 11/7/18 – Trojan Scholar Spotlight: Sexual & Reproductive Health and Rights at USC

11/8/18 – The Health of the Foreign-Born in the United States: Advantages and Disparities

Join the USC Institute for Global Health and The Community Scholars Collaborative for Health Equity Solutions (CHES) for a talk on "The Health of the Foreign-Born in the United States: Advantages and Disparities" with Alfonso Rodriguez-Lainz. Alfonso Rodriguez-Lainz Epidemiologist, Migrant Health Specialist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  SDSU Graduate School of Public Health Dr. … Continue reading 11/8/18 – The Health of the Foreign-Born in the United States: Advantages and Disparities

Getting Curious: How Does Global Health Affect Everything?

Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness

Jonathan Van Ness, star of Gay of Thrones and one of the "fab five" on the Netflix show Queer Eye,  sat down with USC's Laura Ferguson in August to discuss global health as part of his podcast "Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness."  The episode aired Oct. 10 and delves into human rights, stigma, HIV and … Continue reading Getting Curious: How Does Global Health Affect Everything?