Dr. Gerald Kominski, FSPH professor of health policy and management and director of FSPH's UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, was quoted Feb. 26 in a Los Angeles Times article about a California-wide "single-payer" health insurance option that would operate similarly to Medicare.
Dr. Neal Baer, FSPH adjunct professor of community health sciences and co-director of the Global Media Center for Social Impact, was featured Feb. 10 by Variety after Fox approved a pilot order for Baer's new medical drama, "The Beast."
Research from FSPH's UCLA Center for Health Policy Research revealing that about 45 percent of all adults in California have pre-diabetes or undiagnosed diabetes, was featured Feb. 5 by Los Angeles Daily News and various other news media outlets.
Dr. Jonathan Fielding, professor-in-residence in FSPH's Department of Health Policy and Management, wrote an op-ed published Jan. 25 by U.S. News & World Report addressing the rising number of overdose deaths due to such synthetic opioid pain medicines as Fentanyl.
Dr. Gerald Kominski, professor of health policy and management and director of the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, was quoted Jan. 24 by CNN Money in an article about the possibility of health insurance companies selling policies across state lines.
Dr. Ninez Ponce, professor of health policy and management and associate director of FSPH's UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, was quoted Jan. 12 by The Sacramento Bee about the barriers that exist for those seeking timely breast cancer treatment.
Dr. Anne Rimoin, associate professor and acting vice chair of FSPH's Department of Epidemiology, was quoted Jan. 4 by Microbe Post in an article about the rise of monkeypox, a disease with symptoms similar to smallpox.