Aziza Ahmed

OBOS Board of Directors

Aziza Ahmed is an internationally renowned expert in health law, criminal law and human rights. Her scholarship examines the legal, regulatory, and political environments regarding health in U.S. domestic law, U.S. foreign policy, and international law. She currently teaches at Northeastern University School of Law.

In 2017-2018, Professor Ahmed was a fellow with the Program in Law and Public Affairs (LAPA) at Princeton University, where she developed her work on law, feminism, and science into a book that focuses on how women’s health advocates shaped the AIDS response. She has also written extensively about abortion and reproductive health.