Alicia  Yamin
Alicia Yamin
Joseph H. Flom Global Health and Human Rights Initiative Fellow Alumna
2006 - 2007

Joseph H. Flom Global Health and Human Rights Initiative Fellow Alumna

Alicia Ely Yamin was a Joseph H. Flom Global Health and Human Rights Initiative Fellow at the Petrie-Flom Center in 2006 – 2007. She is an instructor in Law & Public Health at the Harvard School of Public Health and director of Research and Investigations at Physicians for Human Rights. Alicia’s research interests have focused on the conceptualization of the right to health in both economic and social terms. She received both her JD and her MPH from Harvard University. During her fellowship Alicia will explore dimensions of the right to health and, in particular, possibilities for, and challenges to establishing accountability for violations and progress