HEALTH RIGHTS CLINIC

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

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The monthly intake meeting at the South Florida AIDS Network had a decidedly different flavor last week when students from Miami Law’s Health Rights Clinic visited with Scottish...

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Amilcar Martinez and 3L Andrew Sarangoulis come from different worlds. Martinez grew up in Honduras; Sarangoulis in Reading, Pennsylvania. The two crossed paths through the Health Rights Clinic at Miami Law.

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

When Celiana Acilien and her seven-year-old son Lovedhin Seide risked death at sea traveling to the United States, they didn’t know what to expect, but they knew what they were fleeing.  The mother and son were leaving their homeland of...

Monday, October 3, 2016

Health Rights Clinic won benefits for the underserved

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Monday, June 13, 2016

Far from being sick, Yoselin Pavon, an active 5-year-old who likes playing with dolls and feeding the chickens on the South Dade farm where she lives, had come to the University of Miami Health System’s Pediatric Mobile Clinic for a routine...

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Roodelyne Davilmar with Melissa Swain

Roodelyne Davilmar never wanted to practice immigration law. The Miami native never wanted to work for the government. So, like in every good Hollywood script, the...

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Health Rights Clinic students with Ariel Gonzalez

In 2005 when Miami Law’s Health & Elder Law Clinic opened its doors, their first client was a frail and elderly African-American woman stricken with AIDS. She...

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Over the last year, the Miami Office of Disability Adjudication and Review has had the longest average wait times in the country – a little more than 20 months.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Douglas and Lindsay Nelson Lehtinen are not your average law students. They have flown fighter jets from Al Asad Airbase in Iraq, taught at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD, and served our country as officers in the Marine...

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Florida CHAIN recently honored third-year law student Zachary Lipshultz with its first Young Advocate Award for his advocacy work at Miami Law’s Health Rights Clinic. The Health Rights Clinic helps impoverished Floridians who have been...

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