Publications

Select Peer-reviewed Publication

  1. Allotey P, Delvaux T, Diniz S, DeJong J, Fonn S, Gruskin S. ‘Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in Public Health Education: A Political Minefield,’ Reproductive Health Matters, accepted, (2011).
  2. Gruskin S. Editor’s Choice column, ‘Tackling Violence and HIV/AIDS: Global Health Imperatives,’ Issue on Global Health Perspectives on Violence, Resiliency, and HIV/AIDS, American Journal of Public Health, vol. 101, no. 6, pp. 968 (2011).
  3. Dickens B, Gruskin S, Tarantola D. ‘Avoiding Plagiarism: The Assurance of Original Publication,’ American Journal of Public Health, vol. 101, no. 6, pp. 969 (2011).
  4. Ouyang H, Gruskin S. ‘Human Rights and Humanitarian Assistance: Helping Health Professionals Lead the Way in Haiti and Beyond,’ Medicine, Conflict and Survival, vol. 26, no. 3, pp. 195-198 (2010).
  5. Gruskin S, Raad Z. ‘Are Drug Companies Living Up to Their Human Rights Responsibilities? Moving Toward Assessment,’ PLOS Medicine, vol. 7, no. 9 (2010).
  6. Krieger N, Alegria M, Almedia-Filho N, Barbosa da Silva Jr. J, Barreto ML, Beckfield J, Berkman L, Birn A, Duncan B, Franco S, Garcia DA, Gruskin S, James SA, Laurell AC, Schmidt MI, Walters KL. ‘Who, and What, Causes Health Inequities? Reflections on Emerging Debates from an Exploratory Latin American/North American Workshop,’ Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, vol. 64, no. 9, pp. 747-749 (2010).
  7. Cottingham J, Kismodi E, Hilber AM, Lincetto O, Stahlhofer M, and Gruskin S. ‘Using Human Rights for Sexual and Reproductive Health: Improving Legal and Regulatory Frameworks,’ Bulletin of the World Health Organization, vol. 88, no. 7, pp. 551-555 (2010).
  8. Gruskin S, Bogecho D, Ferguson L. ‘Rights-Based Approaches to Health Policies and Programmes: Articulations, Ambiguities and Assessment,’ Journal of Public Health Policy, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 129-145 (2010).
  9. Landers S, Gruskin S. ‘Gender, Sex, and Sexuality–Same, Different or Equal,’ American Journal of Public Health, vol. 100, no. 3, pp. 397 (2010).
  10. Gruskin S, Ferguson L. ‘Government Regulation of Sex and Sexuality: In Their Own Words,’ Reproductive Health Matters, vol. 17, no. 34, pp. 108-118 (2009).
  11. Gruskin S, Ferguson L, Peersman G, Rugg D. ‘Human Rights in the Global Response to HIV: Findings from the 2008 UNGASS Reports,’ JAIDS, vol. 52, suppl. 2, S104-S110 (2009).
  12. Peersman G, Ferguson L, Torres MA, Smith S, Gruskin S. ‘Increasing Civil Society Participation in the National HIV Response: The Role of UNGASS Reporting,’ JAIDS, vol. 52, suppl. 2, S97-S103 (2009).
  13. Gruskin S, Ferguson L. ‘Using Indicators to Determine the Contribution of Human Rights to Public Health Efforts,’ Bulletin of the World Health Organization, vol. 87, no. 9, pp. 714-719 (2009).
  14. Nunn A, Fonseca EM, Bastos FI, Gruskin S. ‘AIDS Treatment In Brazil: Impacts And Challenges,’ Health Affairs vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 1103-1113 (2009).
  15. Tarantola D, Amon J, Zwi A, Gruskin S, Gostin L. ‘H1N1, Public Health Security, Bioethics and Human Rights,’ The Lancet, vol. 373, pp. 2107-2108 (2009).
  16. Ouyang H, VanRooyen M, Gruskin S. ‘The Sphere Project: Next Steps in Moving Towards a Rights-Based Approach,’ Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, vol. 24, no. 3, pp. 147-152 (2009).
  17. Nunn A, Fonseca ED, Gruskin S. ‘Changing Global Essential Medicines Norms to Improve Access to AIDS Treatment: Lessons from Brazil,’ Global Public Health, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 131-149 (2009).
  18. Chigwedere P, Seage III G, Gruskin S, Lee TH, Essex M. ‘Estimating the Lost Benefits of Antiretroviral Drug Use in South Africa,’ JAIDS, vol. 49, pp. 410-415 (2008).
  19. Gruskin S, Firestone R, MacCarthy S, Ferguson L, ‘HIV and Pregnancy Intentions: Do Services Adequately Respond to Women’s Needs?,’ American Journal of Public Health, vol. 98, no. 10, pp. 1746-1750  (2008).
  20. Tarantola D, Byrnes A, Johnson M, Kemp L, Zwi A, Gruskin S, ‘Health, Development and Human Rights.’ Australian Journal of Human Rights, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 1-32 (2008).
  21. Gruskin S, Daniels N. ‘Justice and Human Rights: Priority Setting and Fair Deliberative Process, American Journal of Public Health, vol. 98, no. 9, pp. 1573-1577 (2008).
  22. Gruskin S, Cottingham J, Roseman MJ, Martin Hilber A, Lincetto O, and Kismodi E, “Using Human Rights to Improve Maternal and Neonatal Health: History, Connections and A Proposed Practical Approach,” Bulletin of the World Health Organization, vol. 86, no. 8 , pp. 589-593 (2008).
  23. Gruskin S and Tarantola D. ‘Universal Access to HIV Prevention, Treatment and Care: Assessing the inclusion of human rights in international and national strategic plans,’ AIDS, vol. 22 (suppl 2), pp. 123-132 (2008).
  24. Gruskin S, Roseman M and Ferguson L. ‘Reproductive Rights and HIV/AIDS: Do international human rights law and policy matter,’ McGill International Journal of Sustainable Development Law and Policy, vol. 3, no. 1 (2008).
  25. Gruskin S, Ferguson L, Ahmed S. ‘Provider Initiated HIV Testing and Counseling in Health Facilities – What Does this Mean for the Human Rights of Pregnant Women?,’ Developing World Bioethics, vol.8, no. 1, pp. 23-32 (2008).
  26. Sase E, Gruskin S. ‘Human Rights and Ethics in Infectious Disease Controls: Concept and Implementation in Japan,’ Japan Medical Association Journal, vol. 50, no. 5, pp. 001-013 (2007).
  27. Nunn A, Finesca E, Bastos F, Gruskin S, Salomon J. ‘ Evolution of Antiretroviral Drug Costs in Brazil in the Context of Free and Universal Access to AIDS Treatment,’ PLOS Medicine, vol. 4, no.11 (2007).
  28. Gruskin S, Ferguson L and Bogecho D. ‘Beyond the Numbers: Using rights-based perspectives to enhance antiretroviral treatment scale-up’ AIDS, vol. 21 (suppl 5), pp. S13–S19 (October 2007).
  29. Safreed-Harmon K, Siripong A, Kerr SJ, Gruskin S, et al. ‘Antiretroviral therapy adherence did not differ between Thai children with biological and those with nonbiological parents,’ Clinical Infectious Diseases, vol. 45, no. 5, pp. 669-670 (September 2007).
  30. Gruskin S, Mills EJ and Tarantola D. ‘History, Principles and Practice of Health and Human Rights,’ The Lancet, vol. 370, pp.449-455 (August 2007).
  31. Tarantola D and Gruskin S. ‘New guidance on recommended HIV testing and counseling,’ The Lancet, vol. 370, no. 9583 (2007).
  32. Gruskin S, Ferguson L and O’Malley J. ‘Ensuring Sexual and Reproductive Health for People Living with HIV: An Overview of Key Human Rights, Policy and Health Systems Issues,’ Reproductive Health Matters, vol. 15, no. 29, supplement 1, pp.4-26 (May 2007).
  33. Miller C, Gruskin S, Subrarahman S and Heymann J. ‘Emerging health disparities in Botswana: Examining the situation of orphans during the AIDS epidemic,’ Social Science & Medicine, vol. 64, pp. 2476-2486 (April 2007).
  34. Gruskin S. ‘Male circumcision, in so many words…,’ Reproductive Health Matters, vol. 369, no. 29, pp. 49-52 (February 2007).
  35. Gruskin, S, Dickens B, ‘Human Rights and Ethics in Public Health,’ American Journal of Public Health, vol. 96, no. 11 (November 2006).
  36. Tarantola D, Gruskin S, Brown T, and Fee E. ‘Voices from the Past: Jonathan Mann: Founder of the Health and Human Rights Movement,’ American Journal of Public Health, vol. 96, no. 11 (November 2006).
  37. Gruskin S. ‘HIV Testing in the Era of Treatment Scale Up: Concerns and Considerations,’ AIDS Legal Quarterly, AIDS Legal Network (ALQ/ALN), South Africa (November 2006).
  38. Gruskin S, ‘Rights-Based Approaches to Health: Something for Everyone,’ Health and Human Rights, vol. 9, No.2 (2006).
  39. Miller C, Gruskin S, Subrarahman S, Heymann J. ‘Orphan Care in Botswana’s Households: Growing Responsibilities in the Absence of Adequate Support,’ American Journal of Public Health, vol 96, no. 8, 1429-1435 (August 2006).
  40. Gruskin S, “The Human Rights Imperative to Scale Up Access to Treatment for IDUs and Prisoners,” Canadian HIV/AIDS Policy and Law Review (2005).
  41. Gruskin S and Jürgens R. ‘The More Things Change…,’ Health and Human Rights, vol. 8, no.2 (2005).
  42. Gruskin S. ‘The Human Rights Imperative to Scale Up Access to Treatment for IDUs and Prisoners,’ Canadian HIV/AIDS Policy and Law Review (2005).
  43. Cooper H, Moore, L, Gruskin, S, Krieger N. ‘The Impact of a Police Drug Crackdown on Drug Injectors’ Ability to Practice Harm Reduction: A Qualitative Study,’ Social Science and Medicine, vol. 61, pp. 673-684 (2005).
  44. Gruskin S. ‘Current issues and concerns in HIV testing: a health and human rights approach,’ Canadian HIV/AIDS Policy and Law Review, vol. 9, no. 3 (December 2004).
  45. Gruskin S. ‘Is There a Government in the Cockpit: A Passenger’s Perspective or Global Public Health: The Role of Human Rights,’ Temple Law Review, vol. 77, no. 2 (Summer 2004).
  46. Tarantola D and Gruskin S. ‘Droits de l’Homme et santé: Mise en valeur de la synergie; Une perspective historique,’ Cahiers Médicaux Sociaux, Geneva, Switzerland (2004).
  47. Gruskin S. ‘Stalled on the Road to Reproductive Health,’ American Journal of Public Health, vol. 94, no. 8, (August 2004).
  48. Cooper H, Moore L, Gruskin S, and Krieger N. ‘Characterizing perceived police violence: implications for public health,’ American Journal of Public Health, vol. 94, no. 7, pp. 1109-18 (July 2004).
  49. Gruskin S. ‘What are Health and Human Rights?,’ The Lancet, vol. 363, no. 9405 (January 2004).
  50. Gruskin S. ‘Keeping the Connections in 2004,’ Health and Human Rights, vol. 7, no. 2 (2004).
  51. Smith-Estelle A and Gruskin S. ‘Vulnerability to HIV/STIs Among Rural Women from Migrant Communities in Nepal: a Health and Human Rights Framework,’ Reproductive Health Matters, vol. 11, no. 22 (November 2003).
  52. Krieger N, Nothridge M, Gruskin S, Quinn M, Kriebel D, Smith G, Bassett M, Rehkopf D H, Miller C and the HIA “promise and pitfalls” conference group. ‘Assessing Health Impact Assessment: Multidisciplinary & International Perspectives,’ Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, vol. 57, pp. 659-662 (2003).
  53. Braveman P, Gruskin S, ‘Poverty, Equity, Human Rights and Health,’ Bulletin of the World Health Organization, vol. 81, no. 7  (July 2003).
  54. Braveman P and Gruskin S. ‘Defining Equity in Health,’ Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, vol. 57, no. 4, pp. 254-258 (April 2003).
  55. Roseman M, Gruskin S, ‘The UNGASS Declaration of Commitment: One Year Later,’ Canadian HIV/AIDS Policy and Law Review, vol. 8, no. 1 (April 2003).

Select Books and Monographs

  1. Tarantola D, Gruskin S. Bringing Human Rights into Health: All Things Being Equal…, Oxford University Press (Forthcoming 2011).
  2. Gruskin S, Grodin M, Annas G, and Marks S P (eds.) Perspectives in Health and Human Rights, Routledge,Taylor & Francis Group (2005).
  3. Gruskin S, ed.  Derechos Sexuales y Reproductivos:  Aportes y Dialogos Contemporaneos.  Lima:  Centro de la Mujer Peruana Flora Tristan, (2001).
  4. Cottingham J, Fonn S, Garcia Moreno C, Gruskin S, Klugman B, Ndeto Mwau A, Ravindran S, Snow R, Xaba M. Transforming Health Systems:  Gender and Rights in Reproductive Health, A Training Manual for Health Managers, Department of Reproductive Health & Research, World Health Organization, Geneva (2001).
  5. Gruskin S, Pflaker K. “ Human Rights and the Prevention and Care of HIV/AIDS in Children and Young People,” The Convention on the Rights of the Child Theme Day: Children Living in a World with HIV/AIDS, Program on International Health and Human Rights, François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, UNAIDS, Geneva (2001).
  6. Mann J, Gruskin S, Grodin M, Annas G, eds.  Health and Human Rights:  A Reader.  New York:  Routledge (1999).
  7. Mann J, Gruskin S, Bertrand D. Santé Publique et Droits de l’Homme, Collection Espace Ethique, Paris (1997).
  8. Gruskin S.  An International Perspective on AIDS-related Violations of Human Rights, Monograph, American Foundation for AIDS Research, New York, 1996.