The Miami DeclarAction in The Lancet

The Miami DeclarAction in The Lancet

The MIA Digest

News digest of our core interests as they relate to policy in the Americas: Global Health, Gender Disparity, Social Development, Migration and Human Rights

The MIA Digest

News digest of our core interests as they relate to policy in the Americas: Global Health, Gender Disparity, Social Development, Migration and Human Rights
Antigua, Guatemala - March 11, 2012: Locals walk to work along Antigua's famous cobblestoned street lined with painted shops, restaurants & hotels. Agua volcano looms behind Santa Catalina Arch, a landmark in this Spanish colonial town & UNESCO World Heritage Site. Originally the arch allowed nuns to pass from one side of Santa Catalina convent to the other without going outside. Ruins of the convent remain to the right of the arch.

LAC Digest 5 is up!

Presented by the Distinguished Fellows of the University of Miami Institute for Advanced Study of the Americas, the LAC Digest provides a snapshot of academic literature must-reads.

LAC Digest 5 is up!

Presented by the Distinguished Fellows of the University of Miami Institute for Advanced Study of the Americas, the LAC Digest provides a snapshot of academic literature must-reads.

The Intersection of Language and Democracy

Faculty explore the crisscrossing lanes of language and democracy at a University of Miami symposium.

The Intersection of Language and Democracy

Faculty explore the crisscrossing lanes of language and democracy at a University of Miami symposium.
Panel at the Lancet Commission

Lancet Commission Report on Pallitive Care and Pain Relief

Global Launch of the Lancet Commission report: Alleviating the access abyss in palliative care and pain relief—an imperative of universal health coverage.

Lancet Commission Report on Pallitive Care and Pain Relief

Global Launch of the Lancet Commission report: Alleviating the access abyss in palliative care and pain relief—an imperative of universal health coverage.
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INCUBATING INNOVATIVE PROJECTS

A series of awards, scholarships, and sponsorships available to both faculty and graduate students whose work tackle critical issues in the Americas

INCUBATING INNOVATIVE PROJECTS

A series of awards, scholarships, and sponsorships available to both faculty and graduate students whose work tackle critical issues in the Americas

"The University of Miami leverages its unique geographic advantage to forge research, academic exchange, and innovation-driven partnerships that improve the quality of life throughout the Americas. Having an institute that is devoted to the advanced study of the Americas continues our great tradition of collaboration among students and scholars throughout the hemisphere and positions the University as a force for integration throughout the world.“


JULIO FRENK
President, University of Miami
Former Minister of Health, Mexico

Scholars across and outside UM share ongoing research relevant to Latin America and the Caribbean
The lack of global access to pain relief and palliative care throughout the life cycle constitutes a global crisis

Academic reviews with a focus on Latin America and the Caribbean presented by the institute's distinguished fellows

A space where leading scholars, scientists, policymakers and practitioners offer their perspectives

RELEVANT STORIES MIA IN THE NEWS

El Nuevo Diario: Latinoamérica debe expandir acceso a tratamientos y cerrar brecha del cáncer

Cerrar la brecha entre pacientes pobres y ricos, así como expandir el acceso a los tratamientos más innovadores para combatir el cáncer debe ser la prioridad de los gobiernos de América Latina.

Belo Monte coast

The Intersection of Language and Democracy

Faculty explore the crisscrossing lanes of language and democracy at a University of Miami symposium.

EFE: Más de 61 millones de personas sufren por falta de morfina y cuidados paliativos en el mundo

El resultado del estudio de la Comisión Lancet es estremecedor.

Richard Horton at the Lancet Report Commission at the University of Miami on April 5, 2018

Assessing Palliative Care Worldwide

A symposium is addressing key findings of the groundbreaking Lancet Commission Report on palliative care and proposing solutions to existing problems.

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