FORA.tv Speaker - Leonard Rubenstein

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Biography

Leonard Rubenstein is President of Physicians for Human Rights, an organization that mobilizes the health professions to advance human rights. He has been a leader in promoting health policy on the basis of human rights both in the United States and in the developing world. He initiated the Health Action AIDS Campaign, which brings the knowledge and voices of physicians and other health professionals, both in the United States, and in Africa, to advocacy for resources and sound policy on HIV/AIDS. He also has been at the forefront of a broad effort to increase human resources for health in Africa. Mr. Rubenstein has conducted human rights investigations throughout the world and has published widely, from academic journals to the op-ed pages of The Washington Post and The New York Times. He has received numerous awards, including the Health Care Hero Award from the Congressional Minority Caucuses.

2 Programs

Applying New Science to Global Health

10.05.07 | 00:50:58 min | 0 comments

Aspen Ideas Festival Closing: What Can I Do?

07.08.07 | 00:58:34 min | 0 comments