S Gruskin

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Understanding and responding to youth substance use: the contribution of a health and human rights framework
    S Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, François Xavier Bagnoud Center for Human Rights
    Am J Public Health 91:1954-63. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Male circumcision, in so many words
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Health and Human Rights, Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    Reprod Health Matters 15:49-52. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Ensuring sexual and reproductive health for people living with HIV: an overview of key human rights, policy and health systems issues
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Reprod Health Matters 15:4-26. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint History, principles, and practice of health and human rights
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Lancet 370:449-55. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Beyond the numbers: using rights-based perspectives to enhance antiretroviral treatment scale-up
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS 21:S13-9. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Provider-initiated HIV testing and counseling in health facilities--what does this mean for the health and human rights of pregnant women?
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston 02115, USA
    Dev World Bioeth 8:23-32. 2008
  7. pmc Process is the point: justice and human rights: priority setting and fair deliberative process
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, 1 1202, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1573-7. 2008
  8. pmc Universal Access to HIV prevention, treatment and care: assessing the inclusion of human rights in international and national strategic plans
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS 22:S123-32. 2008
  9. pmc HIV and pregnancy intentions: do services adequately respond to women's needs?
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, 1 1202, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1746-50. 2008
  10. pmc Using indicators to determine the contribution of human rights to public health efforts
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, United States of America
    Bull World Health Organ 87:714-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. pmc Understanding and responding to youth substance use: the contribution of a health and human rights framework
    S Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, François Xavier Bagnoud Center for Human Rights
    Am J Public Health 91:1954-63. 2001
    ..When governments uphold their obligations to respect, protect, and fulfill human rights, vulnerability to harmful substance use and its consequences can be reduced...
  2. ncbi request reprint Male circumcision, in so many words
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Health and Human Rights, Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    Reprod Health Matters 15:49-52. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Ensuring sexual and reproductive health for people living with HIV: an overview of key human rights, policy and health systems issues
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Reprod Health Matters 15:4-26. 2007
    ..The synergistic roles of health systems, law and policy and underlying social determinants in helping or hindering the development and delivery of adequate programmes and services for HIV positive people must be addressed...
  4. ncbi request reprint History, principles, and practice of health and human rights
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Lancet 370:449-55. 2007
    ..We discuss the changing views of human rights in the context of the HIV/AIDS epidemic and propose further development of the right to health by increased practice, evidence, and action...
  5. doi request reprint Beyond the numbers: using rights-based perspectives to enhance antiretroviral treatment scale-up
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS 21:S13-9. 2007
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  6. doi request reprint Provider-initiated HIV testing and counseling in health facilities--what does this mean for the health and human rights of pregnant women?
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston 02115, USA
    Dev World Bioeth 8:23-32. 2008
    ..The health and human rights of pregnant women must be a primary consideration in how HIV testing is implemented; they can benefit greatly from PITC but only if it is carried out appropriately...
  7. pmc Process is the point: justice and human rights: priority setting and fair deliberative process
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, 1 1202, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1573-7. 2008
    ..We propose an approach that would do away with the process through which priorities are set and decisions made, and suggest the value of a focus on the process of legitimizing these decisions...
  8. pmc Universal Access to HIV prevention, treatment and care: assessing the inclusion of human rights in international and national strategic plans
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS 22:S123-32. 2008
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  9. pmc HIV and pregnancy intentions: do services adequately respond to women's needs?
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, 1 1202, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1746-50. 2008
    ..A clear research agenda is needed to create a more coordinated approach to policies and programs supporting the pregnancy intentions of women with HIV...
  10. pmc Using indicators to determine the contribution of human rights to public health efforts
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, United States of America
    Bull World Health Organ 87:714-9. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Human rights in the global response to HIV: findings from the 2008 United Nations General Assembly Special Session Reports
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:S104-10. 2009
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  12. pmc Are drug companies living up to their human rights responsibilities? Moving toward assessment
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 7:e1000310. 2010
    ..Hunt's work as the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to the highest attainable standard of health, regarding the human rights responsibilities of pharmaceutical companies and access to medicines...
  13. doi request reprint Government regulation of sex and sexuality: in their own words
    Sofia Gruskin
    Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Reprod Health Matters 17:108-18. 2009
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  14. ncbi request reprint HIV/AIDS and human rights revisited
    S Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Francois Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    Can HIV AIDS Policy Law Rev 6:24-9. 2001
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  15. ncbi request reprint Frameworks matter: ecosocial and health and human rights perspectives on disparities in women's health--the case of tuberculosis
    N Krieger
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Center for Society and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 56:137-42. 2001
    ..By taking on the challenge of articulating and applying our frameworks, separately and in relation to each other, we hope to deepen understanding and generate new ideas that can make a difference for the health of girls and women...
  16. pmc Using human rights to improve maternal and neonatal health: history, connections and a proposed practical approach
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA, United States of America
    Bull World Health Organ 86:589-93. 2008
    ..We briefly present a recent effort, developed by WHO with the Harvard Program on International Health and Human Rights, that applies a human rights framework to reinforce current efforts to reduce maternal and neonatal mortality...
  17. doi request reprint 'Rights-based approaches' to health policies and programs: articulations, ambiguities, and assessment
    Sofia Gruskin
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Public Health Policy 31:129-45. 2010
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  18. pmc Time, place, and consciousness: three dimensions of meaning for US institutional review boards
    Sarah B Putney
    Human Subjects Committee, Francois Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1067-70. 2002
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  19. ncbi request reprint The UNGASS Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS: one year later
    Mindy Jane Roseman
    Program on International Health and Human Rights, Francois Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Can HIV AIDS Policy Law Rev 8:1, 7-14. 2003
    ..Finally, it suggests ways to monitor more effectively and comprehensively the implementation of a human rights-based response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic...
  20. ncbi request reprint Emerging health disparities in Botswana: examining the situation of orphans during the AIDS epidemic
    Candace Marie Miller
    Boston University School of Public Health, Center for International Health and Development, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Soc Sci Med 64:2476-86. 2007
    ..Findings from this study have important implications for countries throughout SSA, and Southern Africa in particular, where the number of orphans has doubled to tripled over the past 15 years...
  21. pmc Orphan care in Botswana's working households: growing responsibilities in the absence of adequate support
    Candace M Miller
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health at the Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1429-35. 2006
    ..Botswana has one of the world's highest HIV-prevalence rates and the world's highest percentages of orphaned children among its population. We assessed the ability of income-earning households in Botswana to adequately care for orphans...
  22. ncbi request reprint The sphere project: next steps in moving toward a rights-based approach to humanitarian assistance
    Helen Ouyang
    Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 24:147-52. 2009
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  23. pmc Evolution of antiretroviral drug costs in Brazil in the context of free and universal access to AIDS treatment
    Amy S Nunn
    Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e305. 2007
    ..In this study, we investigate the drivers of recent ARV cost trends in Brazil through analysis of drug-specific prices and expenditures between 2001 and 2005...
  24. pmc Assessing health impact assessment: multidisciplinary and international perspectives
    N Krieger
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:659-62. 2003
    ..Critical debate over the promise, process, and pitfalls of HIA needs to be informed by multiple disciplines and perspectives from diverse people and regions of the world...
  25. ncbi request reprint Estimating the lost benefits of antiretroviral drug use in South Africa
    Pride Chigwedere
    Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health AIDS Initiative, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:410-5. 2008
    ..6 million person-years lost by not implementing a mother-to-child transmission prophylaxis program using nevirapine. The total lost benefits of ARVs are at least 3.8 million person-years for the period 2000-2005...
  26. ncbi request reprint Do human rights have a role in public health work?
    Sofia Gruskin
    Francois Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, USA
    Lancet 360:1880. 2002
  27. pmc Human rights and ethics in public health
    Sofia Gruskin
    Am J Public Health 96:1903-5. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint GAVI, the first steps: lessons for the Global Fund
    Sofia Gruskin
    Lancet 360:176. 2002
  29. pmc The UN General Assembly Special Session on HIV/AIDS: were some lessons of the last 20 years ignored?
    Sofia Gruskin
    Am J Public Health 92:337-8. 2002
  30. pmc Reproductive and sexual rights: do words matter?
    Sofia Gruskin
    Am J Public Health 98:1737. 2008
  31. pmc Poverty, equity, human rights and health
    Paula Braveman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine and Center on Social Disparities in Health, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, 94143 0900, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 81:539-45. 2003
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  32. doi request reprint Pragmatic pathways to universal access: leadership, equity, accountability and partnerships in HIV prevention and care
    Daniel Tarantola
    AIDS 22:S1-2. 2008
  33. ncbi request reprint Vulnerability to HIV/STIs among rural women from migrant communities in Nepal: a health and human rights framework
    Allison Smith-Estelle
    Montana State University, Red Lodge, MT, USA
    Reprod Health Matters 11:142-51. 2003
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  34. ncbi request reprint The more things change
    Sofia Gruskin
    Health Hum Rights 8:1-7. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Bangkok 2004. Current issues and concerns in HIV testing: a health and human rights approach
    Sofia Gruskin
    HIV AIDS Policy Law Rev 9:99-103. 2004
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  36. ncbi request reprint New guidance on recommended HIV testing and counselling
    Daniel Tarantola
    Faculty of Medicine, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Lancet 370:202-3. 2007
  37. pmc Stalled on the road to reproductive health
    Sofia Gruskin
    Am J Public Health 94:1297. 2004
  38. ncbi request reprint Antiretroviral therapy adherence did not differ between Thai children with biological and those with nonbiological parents
    Kelly Safreed-Harmon
    Clin Infect Dis 45:669-70. 2007
  39. pmc Characterizing perceived police violence: implications for public health
    Hannah Cooper
    Medical Helath and Research Association of New York, Inc, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1109-18. 2004
    ..We recommend that public health research address the prevalence, nature, and public health implications of police violence...
  40. ncbi request reprint What are health and human rights?
    Sofia Gruskin
    Lancet 363:329. 2004
  41. pmc Jonathan Mann: founder of the health and human rights movement
    Daniel Tarantola
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Public Health 96:1942-3. 2006
  42. ncbi request reprint Health and human rights education in academic settings
    Daniel Tarantola
    Initiative for Health and Human Rights, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Health Hum Rights 9:297-300. 2006
  43. ncbi request reprint Rights-based approaches to health: something for everyone
    Sofia Gruskin
    Health Hum Rights 9:5-9. 2006
  44. pmc Ethics, human rights, and public health
    Sofia Gruskin
    Am J Public Health 92:698; author reply 698-9. 2002