Institute for Public Health 2020 Annual Conference Summary

November 10, 2020

By Kim Furlow, Institute for Public Health Given that COVID-19 is in the forefront of the minds of, well…everyone, here and across the world, it was no surprise that the disease was the focus of the 13th Institute for Public Health Annual Conference, Oct. 29th. But, how prepared were we for the pandemic locally and nationally? […]

Statement: Racial Equity is a Human Rights Issue

June 8, 2020

A statement from the Center for Human Rights, Gender and Migration concerning the recent racial injustice across our nation and applicable principles contained in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR).

Gendered Violence and Asylum in Mexico

April 22, 2020

Washington University Researchers Collaborate With Mexican Asylum Authorities to Support Survivors of Gender-based Violence Applying for Refugee Protection For decades, Mexico has been a country of transit for migrants and refugees seeking safety and opportunity in the United States. As the U.S. closes its southern border and crises in Central America continue unabated, however, more […]

An Important Message about COVID-19

March 25, 2020

The Institute for Public Health seeks to follow University and national guidelines to help protect the health and well-being of our community against COVID-19 (Coronavirus). We hope you will find this page to be a valuable resource in staying informed about this evolving situation.

Assessing Holistic Care

October 28, 2019