Occupational safety and health staff conduct courses in safe hazardous waste handling through UCLA-LOSH, which is part of FSPH's Center for Occupational and Environmental Health (COEH) and the UCLA Institute for Research on Labor and Employment.
William James McCarthy, adjunct professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was interviewed Aug. 24 by 89.3 KPCC about the health implications of raising children with a vegan diet.
In an opinion piece for the Miami Herald, FSPH Epidemiology Professor Emeritus Ralph Frerichs and Dr. Renaud Pirraoux of Aix Marseille University write that the U.N. should implement policy changes for all future peacekeeping missions.
In an opinion piece for U.S. News & World Report, Dr. Jonathan Fielding writes about Zika, Ebola and other infectious diseases: "We will continue to need luck as we fight public health threats. But without the necessary resources, our luck will run out."
In a Washington Post article about paid maternity leave around the world, Dean Jody Heymann is quoted: "Countries can either work with half of their workforce or compete with their full workforce, which requires paid maternity leave."