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LAW 999: Health and Human Rights
Fall 2021 • Section 21 • CRN 25060

Course Description

This course will examine the interplay between health and human rights, at a time when government attention to global health has never been more urgent. The course will equip students with a basic understanding of international human right law as it pertains to health, while considering the salience of global health governance. It will compare legal and policy responses to concerns that lie at the intersection of health and human rights—including HIV/AIDS, harm reduction, migration, sexual and reproductive health, and climate change.


Day/Time Location
M 4:00-5:50 PM Klein 6A

Course Details

  • Patty Skuster
Credit Hours

3 Credits



Course Type
  • Writing
Course Modality


Fulfills J.D. Requirement
  • Writing Research


Registration Info

Registration Notes

For Fall 2021, students will register for this course using CRN 25060 (Int'l Health Law, Course 0997, Sect 021)

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