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The Hill | Why women are marching on Washington January 21, 2017 Dabney P. Evans, an assistant professor and director of the Institute of Human Rights at Emory University, provides insight on the purpose of the Women’s March on Washington.
The Hill | 4 big international stories of 2016 December 29, 2016 Emory University professor Dabney P. Evans, together with Lara S. Martin of Emory’s Center for Humanitarian Emergencies (of which Evans is director), wrote “Doctors are dying in Syria,” … Continue reading
Dabney P. Evans appears on a panel discussing the impact of the recent elections on public health.
Atlanta Journal Constitution | Emory assistant professor tells of meeting with Fidel Castro November 26, 2016 Dabney P. Evans, an assistant professor at Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health, recounts a 2006 meeting with Fidel Castro as part of … Continue reading
The Hill | What President Trump means to the future of human rights November 10, 2016 Dabney P. Evans, an assistant professor and director of the Institute of Human Rights at Emory University, provides commentary on the future of human rights in … Continue reading
Many parts of Brazil also feature a very warm climate, crowded living conditions and poor sanitation — all conditions under which the Aedes mosquito thrives, Evans said. “You can imagine the water and sanitation systems in the underdeveloped regions of … Continue reading
HealthDay | Zika won’t pose risk at the Olympics: health experts August 3, 2016 Rio has not suffered significantly from Brazil’s Zika epidemic, which began last year. And that may be why the city itself should not contribute to a … Continue reading
The Hill | Doctors are dying in Syria May 6, 2016 Dabney Evans, assistant professor of global health and director of the Emory University Center for Humanitarian Emergencies, and Lara Martin, programs manager at the Emory University Center for Humanitarian … Continue reading
Dabney P. Evans is quoted in this piece from Medical Economics. Healthcare in the United States is regarded in many ways as a luxury, not a right –“we literally call it a benefit,” Evans points out. In the final analysis, … Continue reading
Photo credit: Greg Nash/The Hill The Hill | Abortion law in Supreme Court case puts miles between women and providers March 4, 2016 In an opinion piece, Dabney P. Evans, PhD, MPH, assistant professor of global health at Emory University, … Continue reading