Latest Past Events

Settler Colonialism, Structural Racism, and The Palestinian Right to Health Special Edition: A conversation with the Authors

Zoom - Registration Required

The Health and Human Rights Journal has recently published a special section on the Palestinian right to health aiming to explore the conceptual and material connections between settler colonialism, structural racism, and human rights approaches to Palestinian health. Please join the editors and authors as they engage in discussions on their paper contributions to this special edition. Introductory Remarks: Dr. Carmel Williams is the executive editor of Health and Human Rights,…

Reproductive justice and carceral states: Undermining rights for birthing people

Kresge G2 & Zoom 677 Huntington Ave, Boston

This event will entail a fireside chat led by Dr. Brittney Butler, PhD, MPH, Post-Doctoral Fellow at the FXB Center for Health & Human Rights at Harvard University and will focus on how carceral states undermine reproductive justice rights for birthing people in the U.S. During our time we will use a critical and interdisciplinary lens to understand what can be done to mitigate the harms of these systems for…

Takeaways from COP27: The Physician Perspective

Zoom - Registration Required

Event Recording Join a panel discussion on the key takeaways for climate and health from COP27, the annual UN Climate Conference, with our Climate Change and Human Health Fellows who were on the ground in Sharm El Sheikh. This virtual event is co-hosted by the François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights and the Center for Climate, Health, and the Global Environment at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public…