Human Rights Program

Health Cluster


Lori Diprete Brown (co-chair)
Steve Smith (co-chair)
Rachel Grob
Alta Charo
Lalita du Perron
Heinz Klug
Richard Keller
Araceli Alonso
Jim Cleary
Sue Lederer
Allison Sambo

Events, 2013-2014

Friday, November 1, 2013
Dr. Peter Drobac, Partners in Health Rwanda
12-1 Brown Bag
Location: Room 1010, Medical Science Center.
Event Chair and Contact: Richard Keller

February 27, 2014: Panel on Relief from Pain and Suffering as a Human Right, Health Sciences Learning Center, Room 1325, 4-5:30pm, Speakers: “Palliative Care as a Human Right: the Legal Foundation,” Diederik Lohman, Senior Researcher, Human Rights Watch, Azra Hussain and Jim Cleary (moderator), sponsored by the Health Cluster of the Human Rights Program.

February 28, 2014: Brown Bag with Diederick Lohman, 1010 Medical Sciences Center, Noon-1:00pm

April 24, 2014: "The Keys are Right in Front of You: Women, Feminism and Sustainable Peace Building," Speakers: Dr Araceli Alonso (UW-Madison) and Dr Teresa Langle de Paz (Women's Knowledge International & Culture of Peace Foundation)Noon-1:30pm, 1010 Medical Science Center (1300 University Avenue), a light lunch will be served on a first-come, first-served basis. 

May 2-3, 2014: Workshop on Forced Migration, Health and Human Rights
Day 1: May 2, 2014 - 4:00-6:30pm (University Club)
Day 2: May 3, 2014 - 9:00am -3:00pm (Lubar Commons, 7200 Law)
Agenda and other details

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