Dr. Ninez Ponce, FSPH professor of health policy and management and principal investigator of the California Health Interview Survey, conducted by FSPH's UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, was appointed to the Board of Scientific Counselors of the National Center for Health Statistics, a statistical agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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Dr. Gerald Kominski, professor of health policy and management and director of FSPH's UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, was interviewed July 28 by CNN about the possibility of a single-payer healthcare system in the U.S.
Dr. Jonathan Fielding, professor-in-residence in FSPH's Department of Health Policy and Management, wrote an op-ed published July 26 by U.S. News & World Report about the role of the U.S. surgeon general in addressing childhood obesity.
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