Meier edits book on human rights in global health

November 16, 2018

Dr. Benjamin Meier

Dr. Benjamin Meier

Cover, Ben Meier's bookBenjamin Meier, JD, PhD, associate professor of public policy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and adjunct associate professor of health policy and management at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, is editor of a timely new volume of 25 essays, Human Rights in Global Health: Rights-Based Governance for a Globalizing World.

Published in April 2018 by Oxford University Press, the book brings together leading health and human rights scholars from academia, nongovernmental organizations and the United Nations to examine the evolving relationship between human rights, global governance and public health.

Meier’s co-editor is Lawrence Gostin, JD, University Professor and founding O’Neill chair in Global Health Law and director of Georgetown University’s O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law.


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