STAT [First Opinion]: More research on ‘dying healthy’ will also help us live healthier

October 3, 2018 By George J. Annas and Sandro Galea Helping people live longer has been a central goal of medicine for decades. The quest to extend life raises an interesting question: Should we keep investing in research aimed at adding even more years to the already impressive gains in the average life expectancy that ...

Dr. Sondra Crosby’s briefing on Gina Haspel as the next CIA Director

Dr. Sondra Crosby briefed U.S. Senate staff on the potential implications of confirming Gina Haspel as the next director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).   Read more

Reflections on the 70th Anniversary of the Nuremberg Doctors’ Trial

GLP founders George Annas and Michael Grodin, along with Sondra Crosby and Gilbert Benavidez, were tasked with writing a series of articles pertaining to the 70th anniversary of the Nuremberg Doctor’s trial for the American Journal of Public Health. In an AJPH editorial, Annas and Grodin write: “The authors of the series of articles in ...

‘Home’ and Human Rights

Public Health Post Fellow and researcher in the Center for Health Law, Ethics and Human Rights, Gilbert Benavidez recently published a telling article regarding the growing refugee crisis. Check it out here

Dr. Sondra Crosby is honored by Suffolk District Medical Society

GLP’s own Sondra Crosby was recently recognized as 2017 Community Clinician of the Year. It is an apt testament to the amazing work Dr. Crosby does on a day to day basis serving not just her patients, but people everywhere as she pushes forward with a human rights based approach to health and healthcare. Read ...

Legacies of the Nuremberg Doctors

GLP’s Dr. Michael Grodin, along side several other organizations, will be putting on the following event. It will be a fantastic historically-oriented foray into ethics and human rights.

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Immigrant Rights Event

Lawyers Eileen Morrison and Linda Cristello graciously volunteered their time to come and lead our Know Your Rights event. We quickly got into the most important topic: What do you if an ICE agent is knocking on your door, or at your work, or on the train with you? The simplest answer is plead the ...

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