The Global Right to Health: Successes & Failures in the Fight Against Hate

The USC Law & Global Health Collaboration hosted a presentation by Anand Grover, renowned Senior Advocate to the Supreme Court of India and former United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right to Health, at USC on Oct. 18. Grover recently argued the case responsible for the recent decriminalization of homosexual sexual activity in India on Sept. 6. In … Continue reading The Global Right to Health: Successes & Failures in the Fight Against Hate

09/27/18 – From Laws and Standards to Implementation of Interventions in Global Health: Human Rights in Praxis

Join the USC Law & Global Health Collaboration at the next installment of the 2018-2019 Global(HEALTH+LAW) Series exploring sexual and reproductive health and rights: a discussion of human rights policy and action led by Rajat Khosla, Senior Human Rights Officer at the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights. Rajat Khosla Senior Human Rights … Continue reading 09/27/18 – From Laws and Standards to Implementation of Interventions in Global Health: Human Rights in Praxis

Sustainable Development Goals, HIV & Human Rights: Advancing Equality, Inclusion and Justice

SDGs in LA: Sustainable Solutions to Los Angeles’s Wicked Problems

In this Aug. 29 lecture, Director of the United Nations Development Programme’s HIV, Health and Development Group Mandeep Dhaliwal presented on the UN Sustainable Development Goals, HIV and human rights with commentary provided by strategy and governance consultant Jeffrey O’Malley. Mandeep Dhaliwal Director, United Nations Development Programme HIV, Health and Development Group With more than … Continue reading Sustainable Development Goals, HIV & Human Rights: Advancing Equality, Inclusion and Justice

Perspectives from the 2018 International AIDS Conference

The 22nd International AIDS Conference this month in Amsterdam focused on breaking barriers and building bridges in the HIV response, and highlighted the importance of rights-based approaches to more effectively reach key populations. Sofia Gruskin, director of the USC Institute for Global Health and Program on Global Health & Human Rights (GHHR), and Laura Ferguson, GHHR associate director, … Continue reading Perspectives from the 2018 International AIDS Conference

Using Civic Imagination to Resist: Envisioning A Future With Sexual and Reproductive Rights

A collaboration between the USC Law & Global Health Collaboration, the Civics and Social Media Group and the Civic Imagination Project on April 18, 2018, this symposium brought USC and area experts and students together to explore new ways of ensuring sexual and reproductive health and rights within the United States and globally, in an increasingly restrictive political climate.

Reproductive Justice in the Era of Backlash

The second session of the Spring 2018 semester of the USC Law & Global Health Collaboration focused on reproductive health. Professor Michele Goodwin, who holds the Chancellor’s Professorship at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) with appointments at the School of Law, School of Public Health, and Department of Gender and Sexuality Studies, discussed the … Continue reading Reproductive Justice in the Era of Backlash

02/06/18 – Info Session: International Opportunities for MPH Students

Attend this information session to learn more about Summer 2018 international opportunities for Master of Public Health students.  Tuesday, Feb. 6 | 12:00 p.m. Soto Street Building (SSB) Room 301 USC Health Sciences Campus For remote live-viewing (recording will be posted following event), please visit http://uscmphonline.adobeconnect.com/mphevent and select your sound preference: Sound option 1: Select … Continue reading 02/06/18 – Info Session: International Opportunities for MPH Students

01/29/18 – Book Launch: Global Perspectives on Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health Across the Lifecourse

Join UCLA for this launch event promoting a new book detailing women's sexual and reproductive health from global perspectives. The vision of the late Shonali Choudhury, a UCLA student, the book was completed by her sister doctoral students Jennifer Toller Erausquin and Mellissa Withers, who will be speaking, along with Shonali’s mother Barbara Choudhury. Monday, Jan. … Continue reading 01/29/18 – Book Launch: Global Perspectives on Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health Across the Lifecourse