Date Submitted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 19:15:38 GMT

LAW 802 v01 : International Assistance for Global Health

Last edit: Fri, 08 Feb 2019 22:30:05 GMT

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gjo8 Ooms, Gorik
LAW 802 v01: International Assistance for Global Health
International Assistance for Global Health
SaSu 10:00am-1:00pm
11/2, 11/3, 11/9, and 11/10
17 (LAWG: 12/LAWJ: 5)
Take-Home Exam


Completion of coursework in the area of international human rights law.


A student will be permitted to drop a course that meets for the first time after the add/drop period, without a transcript notation, if a student submits a written request to the Office of the Registrar prior to the start of the second class meeting. Withdrawals are permitted up until the last class for this specific course. The take-home exam in this course may be administered mid-semester and the specific exam date will be provided by the professor after the add/drop period.

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Personal Information


Gorik Ooms is a human rights lawyer and a global health scholar, Professor of Global Health Law & Governance at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Adjunct Professor at the Law Faculty of Georgetown University, and Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences of Ghent University. Between 1990 and 2008, he worked with Médecins Sans Frontières Belgium in different positions, and as Executive Director from August 2004 until June 2008. He was a member of the Lancet-University of Oslo Commission on Global Governance for Health and is a member of the Lancet-O’Neill Institute, Georgetown University Commission on Global Health and the Law. 

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