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

01/23/18 – Legal and Health Dimensions of Trump’s Immigration Policies: What is Happening and What We Can Do About It

This first session of the Spring 2018 semester of the USC Law & Global Health Collaboration will focus on the impacts of the Trump Administration’s immigration policies in Los Angeles and across the globe, and concrete research and actions being taken to minimize the harms. Professor of Law Niels Frenzen will introduce the current state of … Continue reading 01/23/18 – Legal and Health Dimensions of Trump’s Immigration Policies: What is Happening and What We Can Do About It

01/26/18 – Register for International Emory Global Health Case Competition team

Each year, a team of USC students competes at the International Emory Global Health Case Competition in Atlanta, GA. Last year, we won. Help us win again this year by applying to be a part of our 2018 team!  The International Emory Global Health Case Competition brings student teams from around the world together to … Continue reading 01/26/18 – Register for International Emory Global Health Case Competition team

02/06/18 – Info Session: Uganda Public Health Immersion

USC students, faculty, staff and alumni collaborated with community organizations and university students to provide public health education and services to more than 1,000 youth in the Uganda’s rural Oyam district Aug. 8-12. Photo credit: Heather Wipfli

Learn more about our annual public health experience in Uganda at this information session. This year will mark the fourth annual Uganda Public Health Immersion program. We invite all USC students to take part in this summer's trip, coordinated by the USC Institute for Global Health and soccer foundation Ray United FC. As a volunteer you … Continue reading 02/06/18 – Info Session: Uganda Public Health Immersion

03/15/18 – 2018 Annual CUGH Global Health Conference

The 9th Annual Consortium of Universities for Global Health Conference in New York will address the theme" Health Disparities: A Time for Action." Early-bird registration ends Jan. 31, 2018, so register ASAP. Host institutions: Columbia University, Stellenbosch University, University of Peradeniya Main Conference: March 16-18 | Satellite Sessions: March 15 For more information, and to … Continue reading 03/15/18 – 2018 Annual CUGH Global Health Conference

02/07/18 – California Bold Conference: Leading Policies and Movements for Immigrant Integration

USC Dornsife's Center for the Study of Immigrant Integration is hosting the California Bold Conference: Leading Policies and Movements for Immigrant Integration Feb. 7, 2018, at the USC Radisson.  Join scholars, activists, policymakers and allies from across sectors to discuss the following questions: What are the key issues facing supporters of immigrant integration in the current … Continue reading 02/07/18 – California Bold Conference: Leading Policies and Movements for Immigrant Integration

USC researchers develop method to monitor human rights in public health services

Patient education session, Uganda.

New methodology strengthens public health monitoring using human rights When it comes to measuring the success of public health work—from immunizations to family planning services—experts rely on sets of standardized indicators. But these indicators often neglect the voices and human rights of people who use the services, according to USC researchers. The USC Program on … Continue reading USC researchers develop method to monitor human rights in public health services

Global Perspectives on Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health Across the Lifecourse

A collection of research and experiences, the 2018 book Global Perspectives on Women's Sexual and Reproductive Health Across the Lifecourse, spotlights pervasive issues affecting girls’ and women’s sexual and reproductive health throughout their lives. Organized into five parts—childhood and emerging adulthood; childbearing; reproductive control; violence; and beyond reproduction—the volume encompasses a lifecourse perspective in understanding women's … Continue reading Global Perspectives on Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health Across the Lifecourse