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Zika Virus Media Coverage

The following document represents media coverage of the Zika virus involving Georgetown faculty from campuses including the O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University Medical Center, and the chemistry and biology departments at Georgetown University. Read More

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2017

Three Texas churches sue FEMA for Harvey disaster relief funds
Wednesday, September 6 with Lawrence Gostin
GOP USA Tags: public health

8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals rules against Planned Parenthood
Tuesday, August 29 with Lawrence Gostin
GOP USA Tags: public health

Reframing the opioid epidemic as a national emergency
Friday, August 25 with Lawrence Gostin
American Pharmacists Association Tags: public health

Zika virus reduced to few cases after scare in 2016
Monday, August 21 with Lawrence Gostin
The Washington Times Tags: public health

Report highlights critical actions needed to monitor HCV epidemic
Wednesday, August 16 with Sonia Canzater
Medical Economics Tags: global health public health

After Advisory Council Resignations, HIV/AIDS Advocates Mobilize for Incoming Trumpcare Bill
Wednesday, June 21 with Jeffrey Crowley
Slate Tags: HIV/AIDS public health

Trump’s Proposed Budget Cuts Trouble Bioterrorism Experts
Sunday, May 28 with Lawrence Gostin
New York Times Tags: public health global health law Health Care Rights

Fund to curb outbreaks and chronic disease on the chopping block
Wednesday, May 24 with Lawrence Gostin
Nature Tags: public health

Congo to test experimental Ebola vaccine as disease re-emerges
Tuesday, May 23 with Lawrence Gostin
Financial Times Tags: Ebola public health

Ebola virus in DR Congo: CDC not ready to issue travel advisory
Friday, May 19 with Dan Lucey
Newsweek Tags: public health Ebola

'Bureaucratic, weak and ineffective': How we can reform the World Health Organisation
Tuesday, May 16 with Lawrence Gostin
International Business Times Tags: WHO public health global health

E-Cig Summit: Does FDA Regulation Go Too Far?
Monday, May 15 with Eric Lindblom
Medscape Tags: public health FDA

One important exception to Trump’s budget cuts: programs to fight AIDS
Thursday, March 16 with Jeffrey Crowley
Vox Tags: HIV/AIDS public health

Trump's foreign aid proposal rattles global health advocates
Saturday, March 11 with Lawrence Gostin
The Lancet Tags: public health global health The Lancet

2017’s Healthiest Cities in America
Monday, February 13 with Lawrence Gostin
Wallet Hub Tags: public health

Is the Medicaid Expansion Helping the Wrong People?
Tuesday, January 31 with Timothy Westmoreland
MedPage Today Tags: public health ACA

2016

The CDC’s New Quarantine Rule Could Violate Civil Liberties
Friday, December 30 with Alexandra Phelan
The Atlantic Tags: global health law public health

Singapore Zika cases top 100, 1st pregnant woman positive
Wednesday, August 31 with Anthony Fauci (from O’Neill’s Zika colloquium)
Outbreak News Today Tags: emerging diseases global health public health

Zika Colloquium at the O'Neill Institute
Wednesday, August 31 with Lawrence Gostin, Daniel Lucey and Anthony Fauci (from O’Neill’s Zika colloquium)
CSPAN Tags: emerging diseases global health public health

Zika funding running out
Wednesday, August 31 with Dan Lucey and Anthony Fauci
Fox News (affiliate feed) Tags: global health public health emerging diseases

Zika funding running out
Wednesday, August 31 with Anthony Fauci (from O’Neill’s Zika colloquium)
Fox News Channel Special Report Tags: emerging diseases global health public health

Zika Worsens in Singapore, and U.S. Experts Are Worried
Wednesday, August 31 with Anthony Fauci (from O’Neill’s Zika colloquium)
NBC News Tags: emerging diseases global health public health

Plain Packaging and Stricter Tobacco Labeling Expected to Spread in Latin America
Wednesday, July 20 with Oscar Cabrera
Daily Business Review Tags: global health law public health

Georgetown's Gostin on Zika, Other Public Health Threats: U.S. Needs Comprehensive Plan
Tuesday, June 28 with Lawrence O. Gostin
DC Bar Tags: emerging diseases public health

Congress Returns this Week Looking for Compromise on Biotech Foods
Monday, June 6 with With O’Neill Institute’s “Vote Food 2016”
Progressive Farmer Tags: global health law public health

Hamburg Worries About Mandatory GMO Labeling
Monday, June 6 with With O’Neill Institute’s “Vote Food 2016”
Politico Tags: global health public health

Vote Food 2016
Monday, June 6 with With O’Neill Institute’s “Vote Food 2016”
CSPAN Tags: public health global health Georgetown University

What You Should Know About Yellow Fever
Friday, May 27 with Daniel Lucey
Undark Magazine Tags: emerging diseases global health public health

World Health Assembly establishes new health emergencies program
Friday, May 27 with Lawrence O. Gostin
Infectious Disease News Tags: global health public health

World Health Organization Considers Measures To Quicken Outbreak Response
Wednesday, May 25 with Lawrence O. Gostin
NRP All Things Considered Tags: emerging diseases public health WHO

WHO Plans To Reshape Itself To Better Handle International Outbreaks
Tuesday, May 24 with Lawrence O. Gostin
NPR All Things Considered Tags: WHO emerging diseases public health

Africa’s Yellow Fever Outbreak is a Glimpse of Our Connected Future
Monday, May 23 with Daniel Lucey
National Geographic Tags: emerging diseases global health public health

Inside the World Bank's Pandemic Emergency Facility
Monday, May 23 with Lawrence O. Gostin
DevEx Tags: emerging diseases global health public health

Health officials to weigh declaring global emergency as yellow fever strikes southwest Africa
Wednesday, May 18 with Lawrence O. Gostin and Daniel Lucey
Los Angeles Times Tags: global health public health emerging diseases WHO Ebola

Has the yellow fever outbreak tipped over into a global health emergency?
Tuesday, May 17 with Lawrence O. Gostin and Daniel Lucey
STAT News Tags: emerging diseases global health public health

You've never heard of the powerful doctors making decisions about your health
Monday, March 7 with Lawrence O. Gostin
The Washington Post Tags: public health

GUMC Professor Studies HIV-Positive Communities
Friday, February 19 with Jeffrey S. Crowley
The Hoya Tags: HIV/AIDS public health

OpEd: Still much needs to be done to improve health equity
Saturday, February 6 with Susan Kim
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Tags: public health

Zika Virus Poses Real Threat Of Spreading To The U.S., Experts Say
Saturday, January 16 with Daniel Lucey
BuzzFeed Tags: public health emerging diseases Georgetown University

West Africa's Ebola Epidemic Is Over
Thursday, January 14 with Lawrence O. Gostin
US News & World Report Tags: public health Ebola

When should women get mammograms? Congress and some key experts disagree
Monday, January 11 with Lawrence O. Gostin
Washington Post Tags: public health

Voices Raised, Pro and Con, After Obama's Proposals on Guns
Friday, January 8 with Lawrence O. Gostin
Catholic News Service Tags: public health

2015

Marijuana laws could loosen nationwide: Here’s how
Friday, December 4 with Fernanda Alonso
WFLA Tags: public health cannabis marijuana

Wheelchair Users Are More Likely to Be Killed in Traffic Than Other Pedestrians
Thursday, November 19 with John Kraemer
The Atlantic Tags: public health ADA

3 ways bad spelling could alter the course of your life
Monday, August 3 with Michele Forzley
Market Watch Tags: public health

Embryo wars: Avoiding Sofia Vergara’s legal woes
Monday, August 3 with Susan Crockin
MSNBC Tags: genetic testing public health

White House Releases Updated HIV/AIDS Strategy and amfAR Releases Report
Monday, August 3 with Jeffrey Crowley
Out Tags: HIV/AIDS public health

Analysis offers insights on how to execute National HIV-AIDS strategy
Friday, July 31 with Lawrence O. Gostin
Vaccine News Daily Tags: HIV/AIDS public health vaccines

World must prepare for viruses like 'war'
Tuesday, July 28 with Lawrence O. Gostin
9News.com.au Tags: public health emerging diseases global health

California Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Mandatory Vaccine Law
Tuesday, June 30 with Lawrence O. Gostin
National Journal Tags: vaccines public health SB277

Vaccine bill could be a trend setter
Sunday, June 28 with Lawrence O. Gostin
The San Diego Union-Tribune Tags: vaccines public health SB277

Expert: US Trans Fats Phase Out Could Impact Developing Countries
Tuesday, June 16 with Lawrence O. Gostin
Voice of America Tags: trans fat FDA public health