1. Global Health and Human Rights Keynote and Special Lecture

    Global Health and Human Rights The subject Global Health and Human Rights (POPH90244), coordinated by Dr Hasheem Mannan and A/Prof Tilman Ruff, is due to commence 21 – 25 July 2014. Enrolments are still open for this subject, you can find a copy of the subject Timetable here   We are delighted that the subject will include a keynote address by The Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG, former Justice of the High Court of Australia. Justice Kirby will be discussing health and HIV issues of universal human rights. You are invited to attend this keynote address. Please see this flyer for further information and RSVP details.   You are also invited to a special lecture by Dr Joseph Amon, Director of the Health and Human Rights Division of Human Rights Watch. Amon’s lecture will focus on practical applications of human rights concepts in public health contexts. Please see this flyer...
  2. Global Health Law – Book Launch

    Imagining Global Health with Justice Global Health Law – Book Launch Presented by Professor Lawrence Gostin, Founding O’Neill Chair in Global Health Law Georgetown Law   The international community has made great progress in improving global health. But staggering health inequalities between rich and poor still remain, raising fundamental questions of social justice. Professor Gostin proposes major reforms of global health institutions and governments to ensure better coordination, more transparency, and accountability. Global Health Law (Harvard University Press) redefines the field of global health law. Please join Professor Gostin for the launch of his book, along with a panel of leaders in global health, law and governance. The panel will discuss the biggest health threats facing the world and what we can do about it. EVENT CONTACT DETAILS Date: Tuesday 22 July 2014 Time: 6PM refreshments, 6:30PM launch Venue: G08, Ground Floor, Melbourne Law School, 185 Pelham Street, Carlton Bookings...