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  1. The Asthma Crisis in Low-Income Communities of Color: Using the Law as a Tool for Promoting Public Health, Alina Das, 31 N.Y.U. Rev. L. & Soc. Change 273 (2007)

    This article demonstrates the vital role that legal advocacy can play in improving the public health of low-income and minority communities. Using the example of asthma, which disproportionately affects low-income communities, African Americans, and Latin ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2/14/2020 3:24pm

  2. International Guidelines on HIV/AIDS and Human Rights, 2006 Consolidated Version, UNHCHR & UNAIDS, HR/PUB/06/9

    A revised and consolidated version of the original guidelines published in 1996, the purpose of the Guidelines is “to assist States in creating a positive, rights-based response to HIV that is effective in reducing the transmission and impact of HIV and A ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/30/2020 4:29pm

  3. Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS, G.A. Res. 60/262, U.N. Doc. A/RES/60/262

    The Political Declaration, adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in June 2006, renews the General Assembly’s commitment to the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS issued in 2001. It commits to several actions as part of a human rights-based app ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/29/2020 4:31pm

  4. Testimony on Proposals to Amend New York State Law Provisions Governing HIV Testing and Informed Consent, The Center for HIV Law & Policy and Dr. Jeffrey Birnbaum

    This document includes testimony presented at a New York State Assembly Health Committee hearing considering bills, as well as proposed CDC guidelines, to institute routine testing and to eliminate most pre-test counseling, informed written consent, and p ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  5. Summary of Oral Testimony on Proposals to Amend New York State Law Provisions Governing HIV Testing and Informed Consent, The Center for HIV Law & Policy and Dr. Jeffrey Birnbaum

    This document outlines the oral testimony offered by The Center for HIV Law and Policy and Dr. Jeffrey Birnbaum, summarizing the key points of their written testimony, which was submitted to the New York Assembly Health Committee. Files CAH-CHLP testimony ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  6. Legal Issues: Opt-Out Testing and HIV Care, Slide Presentation, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2006)

    This slide presentation for the Nov 29-30, 2006 Summit on Opportunities for Improving HIV Diagnosis, Prevention, & Access to Care in the U.S. addresses areas of potential legal liability raised by implementation of September, 2006 CDC Guidelines on HI ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/30/2017 11:39am

  7. Racial Disparities in HIV Care and Outcome: A Call for An Evidence-Based Response, The Center for HIV Law and Policy

    Recent proposals to change HIV counseling and testing protocols rest on claims that current laws incorporating informed, written consent are interfering with the testing and treatment that would eliminate racial disparities, and so need to be "modern ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/8/2013 9:37am