Friday, February 9, 2018

When the State Fails: Maternal Mortality and Racial Disparity in Georgia

The Global Health Justice Partnership released a report asserting that Georgia is failing its obligations to women by perpetuating a maternal mortality crisis disproportionally impacting Black women.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

GHJP Works to Address the Skyrocketing Cost of Medicines

As Yale Law School’s Global Health Justice Partnership works to reform prescription drug pricing, its ideas are having a national impact.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Three things Trump can do to bring drug prices ‘way down’—A Commentary by Amy Kapczynski ’03 and Aaron S. Kesselheim

Amy Kapczynski is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School, Faculty Co-Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership, and Faculty Co-Director of the Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency. Aaron Kesselheim is an Irving S. Ribicoff Visiting Associate Professor of Law at Yale Law School and a Distinguished Visitor at the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Amgen Challenge of FDA Decision on Pediatric Exclusivity Could Have Wider Implications

Research Scholar in Law and Research Fellow Jeannie Kim is quoted, and the Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency mentioned, in a story about an FDA decision regarding the exclusivity of a drug marketed by Amgen.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

GHJP Closes Two-Year FOIA Case Against Drug Manufacturer

The Global Health Justice Partnership (GHJP) at Yale Law School and the Yale School of Public Health ended a two-year Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) case, winning an important victory for clinical research transparency.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Cutbacks in Foreign Aid for HIV Treatment Would Cause Great Harm, Generate Few Savings

Proposed reductions in U.S. foreign aid would have a devastating impact on HIV treatment and prevention programs in countries receiving such aid, an international team of investigators reports.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Deliberate Indifference

Co-Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Gregg Gonsalves participated in a podcast about Hepatitis C treatment availability in prisons.

Thursday, August 10, 2017

MFIA/CRIT Lawsuit Prompts Expedited Release of Information from FDA

In response to a lawsuit filed by Yale Law School’s MFIA Clinic MFIA and supported by CRIT, the FDA granted expedited processing to a FOIA request for information concerning one of the most controversial drug approvals in FDA history and the contested clinical trials supporting it.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

New GHJP Report Examines Curbing Unfair Drug Prices

The Yale Global Health Justice Partnership (GHJP), in collaboration with the National Physicians Alliance and the Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut, released a policy white paper titled “Curbing Unfair Drug Prices: A Primer for States” this week.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Voice of the People

Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law and the co-director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Gregg Gonsalves is quoted in an article about the FDA’s giving approval of a new drug to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy.