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GULC Professors Urge Action on Zika

The World Health Organization convened an International Health Regulations Emergency Committee on the Zika virus Feb. 1, a week after Georgetown University Law Center professors criticized the organization for responding too slowly to the virus’ spread. Georgetown’s O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law Director Lawrence Gostin and O’Neill[Read More…]

by February 5, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Georgetown Professors Criticize Congress

Two Georgetown University professors published a commentary on Jan. 18 criticizing a section of Congress’ recent spending bill that outlines mammography screening recommendations for women. Under the Affordable Care Act, private insurers are required to follow the recommendations of the United States Preventive Services Task Force, which is comprised of[Read More…]

by February 5, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Dulles Starts Ebola Screenings

Enhanced entry screening for the Ebola virus began at Washington-Dulles International Airport on Thursday, along with four other airports, in an attempt by the Centers for Disease Control to thwart the spread of Ebola into the United States. University Professor Lawrence Gostin, who specializes in global health law, criticized the[Read More…]

by October 17, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top