Posts Categorized: News from the National Center

Thursday, December 23, 2021

MLP Representatives urge Congress to restore Section 2047 in a new letter

On November 19, 2021, the U.S. House of Representatives approved the Build Back Better Act (page 1249) with historic, dedicated funding that...Read More

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

The National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership at the George Washington University Partners with Leading Health System Kaiser Permanente to Improve Housing Stability, Prevent Homelessness, and Advance Health Equity

WASHINGTON (July 21, 2021) – The COVID-19 pandemic underscores what research has long documented — that unjust housing policies and housing instability...Read More

Friday, January 15, 2021

A message from our Co-Director: “Don’t be distracted. Don’t be discouraged. Keep fighting the disease.”

In a new message, our Co-Director Bethany Hamilton shares her New Year wishes for the medical-legal partnership field, discussed the Capitol Hill...Read More

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

5 questions with Dr. Eric Elbogen about the links between social determinants and suicide attempts

Eric Elbogen, PhD is a Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke University School of Medicine whose research looks at the...Read More