Fellow Joelle Abi-Rached granted award by the American Association of the History of Medicine


Current fellow Joelle Abi-Rached is the recipient of the 2019 Pressman Award "for outstanding work in twentieth-century history of medicine or medical biomedical sciences," which is awarded by the American Association for the History of Medicine. More information about the awards can be found at http://www.histmed.org/announcements/news/congratulations-to-the-2019-aahm-award-winners-2553. >>

Litigating Executive Power and Islamophobia


Attorney Thomas A. Durkin and Professor Bernard E. Harcourt are representing pro bono Dr. Al Homssi who was adversely affected by the Executive Order banning Muslims entered on January 29, 2017, and have challenged the constitutionality of the EO under the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment. Columbia Law School student Laura Baron (CLS '18) is the associate on this case and is providing extraordinary assistance.  The case is featured in The New Yorker Here. >>