This begins at home: The impact of domestic laws on global gender equality
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Other professions or practice related to public health
Provision of health care to the public
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines
Public health or related public policy
Formulate the constitutional right to control over one's reproductive capacity. Identify state laws that directly limit or bar access to reproductive healthcare. Formulate the connection between state medical licensing laws and women's access to reproductive healthcare. Discuss how domestic law (United States) drives law making in other nations via foreign aid, international treaties, and trade agreements.
Keyword(s): Abortion, Access
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am an attorney with an MPH practicing both domestic and global public health law. My grant funded project areas include sexual and reproductive health under the Affordable Care Act (ACA); ACA implementation; HIV/AIDS prevention and access to treatment (global and domestic); mental health policy; gun control; and privacy law and hospital data sharing.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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