Field work commences for Global Fund project in Ghana, Indonesia

Tuberculosis Botswana

In July, Program on Global Health & Human Rights (GHHR) leadership traveled to two focus countries for the Global Fund Program to Reduce Human Rights Barriers to HIV, TB, and Malaria Services Baseline Evaluation project, which the program is working on in partnership with John Snow, Inc. (JSI).  Professor Sofia Gruskin and GHHR Adjunct Professor of … Continue reading Field work commences for Global Fund project in Ghana, Indonesia

Africa Regional HIV Grant Evaluation Update: Interviews in Cote D’Ivoire, findings presented in South Africa

Laura Ferguson presents findings at African Regional HIV Grant meeting in South Africa.

This month, Program on Global Health & Human Rights Professor Sofia Gruskin and Adjunct Professor of Research Dr. Daniel Tarantola flew to Cote D’Ivoire to conduct key informant interviews with a wide range of stakeholders, including government representatives, parliamentarians, representatives from key population groups and more as part of the ongoing project with the United Nations … Continue reading Africa Regional HIV Grant Evaluation Update: Interviews in Cote D’Ivoire, findings presented in South Africa

Non-communicable diseases and human rights: Global synergies, gaps and opportunities

Global Public Health

by Laura Ferguson, Daniel Tarantola, Michael Hoffmann and Sofia Gruskin, published in Global Public Health.

04/13/16 – Global Health Choices: Disease Eradication, Elimination, Control or Neglect?

Daniel Tarantola, adjunct professor of research in the USC Program on Global Health & Human Rights, worked nearly two decades with the World Health Organization on large-scale international health programs. In this lecture he will draw on concrete examples that marked the evolution of international and global health—since the historical eradication of smallpox to the contemporary emergence, … Continue reading 04/13/16 – Global Health Choices: Disease Eradication, Elimination, Control or Neglect?

“Health and Human Rights: Overview,” in the Reference Module in Biomedical Sciences

Reference Module in Biomedical Sciences

By Sofia Gruskin and Daniel Tarantola, edited by Michael J. Caplan (Editor-in-Chief), published by Elsevier.

Daniel Tarantola joins GHHR as Adjunct Professor of Research

The Program on Global Health & Human Rights team at the Institute for Global Health is pleased to announce that Dr. Daniel Tarantola will be joining the Program as Adjunct Professor of Research. Dr. Tarantola brings with him a wealth of experience and a widely recognized body of work. He began an international health career … Continue reading Daniel Tarantola joins GHHR as Adjunct Professor of Research

Noncommunicable Diseases and Human Rights: A Promising Synergy

By Sofia Gruskin, Laura Ferguson, Daniel Tarantola and Robert Beaglehole, published in the American Journal of Public Health.

“Using Indicators to Determine the Contribution of Human Rights to Public Health Efforts,” in Health and Human Rights in a Changing World

By Sofia Gruskin and Laura Ferguson, edited by Michael Grodin, Daniel Tarantola, George Annas, and Sofia Gruskin, published by Routledge.