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PHR Board Chair and Co-Founder Bob Lawrence Receives Public Health's Premiere Award

11/12/2009

Robert S. Lawrence, MD, a founding member of PHR and the Chair of PHR's Board of Directors, has been awarded the Sedgwick Memorial Medal at the 137th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association (APHA). The medal, considered the APHA's most prestigious award, was presented at a ceremony in Philadelphia on November 10, 2009.

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Congrats: Obama Announces End of the HIV Travel Ban

10/30/2009

Today marks a victory for PHR and all of you who have been working to lift the US HIV travel ban. This morning, while signing the fourth reauthorization of the Ryan White CARE Act, President Obama vowed to "publish a final rule that eliminates the travel ban effective just after the New Year."

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Join PHR at APHA in Philly in November

10/15/2009

PHR will be at the American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting in Philadelphia Nov 7-11th. We hope to see you there!

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National Call-In Day: Tell Obama to End the Syringe Exchange Ban

10/14/2009

During his campaign, President Obama promised to end the ban on federal funding for syringe exchange programs. Call President Obama TODAY at (202) 456-1414 or (202) 456-1111 and tell him to keep his promise to save lives.

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PHR Mourns Death of Leon Eisenberg, MD

09/18/2009

Physicians for Human Rights mourns the loss of child psychiatrist, medical educator, and human rights advocate Leon Eisenberg, MD, husband of PHR founding board member Carola Eisenberg, MD.PHR CEO Frank Donaghue said: "The board and staff of Physicians for Human Rights express our appreciation for Leon's lifelong commitment to the advancement of human rights, and extend our deepest sympathies to his wife, Carola, and his family and friends. We will all miss our dear friend and colleague."

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