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U.S. State Abortion Bans: Medical Exceptions, Human Rights Impacts Event

In April 2024 the Supreme Court of the United States will hear oral arguments in two cases involving access to emergency abortion care in Idaho. How the Supreme Court decides will affect the broader U.S. conversation around how medical exceptions to abortion bans across the country interact with…

Georgetown Hires Norman Beauchamp as New Executive Vice President of Health Sciences

Dr. Norman J. Beauchamp, a higher education leader in health sciences, a clinical researcher, and a radiologist who has advanced the treatment of stroke, will begin his new role as executive vice president for health sciences at Georgetown University Medical Center and executive dean of Georgetown University School of Medicine on July 1, 2024.