Tag: Global Health

Sunder on Patents and Access to Medicine

Filed in Global Health by on September 30, 2012 0 Comments
Sunder on Patents and Access to Medicine
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Last week, the blog Concurring Opinions featured a symposium on Madhavi Sunder’s new book, From Goods to a Good Life: Intellectual Property and Global Justice. A chapter relevant to health law scholars is available online, here.  The chapter focuses on access to drugs in less developed countries (LDCs), and makes the following case: Not too long ago, an […]

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Benefit Concert for Africa Surgery in Morristown, NJ

Filed in Global Health by on May 10, 2012 0 Comments
Benefit Concert for Africa Surgery in Morristown, NJ
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Dicey Riley Band To present a BENEFIT concert for Surgical Efforts in Sierra Leone, West Africa Featuring Traditional Irish and Celtic Music and Song, Plus the Bethel AME and Assumption Children’s Choirs Singing selected choral works Refreshments donated by parishioners Saturday, May 12, 2012, 7:30-9:30 pm Assumption Church 91 Maple Ave., Morristown, NJ 07960 Suggested […]

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Trip Report, Sierra Leone, Tom Johnson, Jr., Africa Surgery, Inc. (ASI)

Filed in Global Health by on March 13, 2012 0 Comments
Trip Report, Sierra Leone, Tom Johnson, Jr., Africa Surgery, Inc. (ASI)
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[Ed. note: I had the honor of meeting Tom Johnson a few years back, here at Seton Hall Law when I was still a student and he held a fundraiser through the school. AfricaSurgery, Inc. does God’s work– and I’m well pleased to publish his updates here on HRW. With the help of others, he […]

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Podcast: Distinguished Guest Practitioner Gian Luca Burci Lectures on the New Field of International Health Law

Filed in Global Health, Health Law by on February 28, 2012 0 Comments
Podcast: Distinguished Guest Practitioner Gian Luca Burci Lectures on the New Field of International Health Law
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On Wednesday, February 22, 2012, Distinguished Guest Practitioner Gian Luca Burci, the General Counsel to the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva, Switzerland, gave a fascinating talk at Seton Hall Law School on “Navigating the New Field of International Health Law.” The program was sponsored by the Seton Hall Law Center for Health & Pharmaceutical […]

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Introducing Xiao Ma (马潇)

Filed in Food and Drug Administration (FDA) by on February 17, 2012 0 Comments
Introducing Xiao Ma (马潇)
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This semester, Health Reform Watch will be hosting a series of blog posts on Chinese regulation of pharmaceuticals by Xiao Ma. Xiao is an LL.M. student at Seton Hall Law who has worked in both the medical and legal systems in China. Xiao graduated from SiChuan University in 2009 with a Medical Science and a Law […]

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