iihe founders in the news


WNPR: Fighting for Health and Hope in Syria - audio (January 2018)

Speaking up for Human Rights: Director of Global Institute for Health and Human Rights to address DC
Symposium (December 2017)

Times Union: Bridging the Gap in Albany Between Police and Immigrants (November 2017)

BBC Spanish-Language Article on Online Education for Syrian Students Project (October 2017)

NPR: They Dreamed of Being Doctors. Now They Help Syrians With the Same Dream (July 2017)

Imprisoned Iranian Physician-Brothers Win NYAS Human Rights Award (May 2017)

Undergraduate Research at UAlbany (May 2017)

Nurturing people-to-people ties with Iran (Atlantic Council, May 2017)

American doctors train Syrian medical students online (March 2017)

UAlbany Online Science Courses for Refugee Syria Medical Students (August 2016)

GIHHR organized the second HIV-AIDS High Level Consultation Conference in Istanbul, Turkey
(February 2016)

UAlbany and Albany Law School Join Forces on $1.6 Million International Health Law Project in the
Middle East (October 2015)

IIE, UAlbany Convene Workshop on U.S.–Iran Academic Partnerships in Public Health and the Medical
Sciences (May 2015)

Iranian delegation visits UAlbany and signs M.O.U. with President Jones (2015)

University Awards 14 Research Projects Driving Innovation (May 2015)

Dr. Kamiar Alaei receives Ellis Island Medal of Honor (Video link) (UAlbany news) (Rockefeller College
news) (May 2015)

Prevention and Extermination of the Global Ebola Outbreak (December 2014)

Science & Human Rights Coalition (May 2014)

Iran sees dramatic rise in HIV infections (December 2013)

Comment: I was jailed for my work on HIV in Iran, but the tide is turning (December 2013)

Jailed for HIV work in Iran (December 2013)

Iran’s Human Rights Violations Detailed in Two Public Presentations (December 2013)

SUNY Albany Program Addresses HIV Issues in the Middle East (December 2013)

Event Highlight: Health & Human Rights with Drs. Kamiar & Arash Alaei; A Case Study of HIV/AIDS in Iran 11.11.2013 (November 2013)

Event: In Search of a Healthy Society (November 2013)

Social Justice Month probes global issues (October 2013)

Bioethics Breakfast with Dr. Kamiar Alaei (October 2013)

The Women of the Middle East (October 2013)

Drug users need more choices at addiction treatment facilities (March 2013)

PAHO partners with University at Albany in New York for training on health and human rights (February

Highlighting the Connection Between Human Rights and Science for the Physics Community (January

Advocating for Those With HIV and AIDS (Fall 2012)

Award for Alaei Brothers, HIV Advocates and Ex-Political Prisoners (July 2012)

OPS continues to promote human rights of persons deprived of liberty (original article in Spanish, July

Doctors Arash Alaei and Kamiar Alaei with Inaugural Elizabeth Taylor Award (July 2012)

The High Cost of Service: A Case Study on HIV/AIDS Work in Iran (April 2012)

PAHO Launches New Human Rights Report, Honors Leaders on the Right to Health (December 2011)

University at Albany Honors AIDS Visionaries, Drs. Kamiar and Arash Alaei (November 2011)

Iranian Physician Describes HIV/AIDS Work that Led to Imprisonment (October 2011)

Iran HIV specialist jailed for visiting US wins Nobel-prizewinners' support (August 2011)

Fighting for HIV/AIDS patients in Iran (July 2011)