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 a Visiting Professor of Law at Georgetown University Law Center and the Program Director of the Health and Human Rights Initiative at the O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown Law. She is also an Adjunct lecturer on Law and Global Health at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health and a Global Fellow at the Center on Law and Social Transformation in Norway. 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