Dr. Jonathan Fielding, distinguished professor of health policy and management, co-authored an opinion piece for The Washington Post about the steps the U.S. federal government should take, according to the authors: "Federal policymakers have a responsibility to protect those children who have been put at risk whenever a parent claims the 'right' to refuse vaccination."
Research from a team led by Dr. Jonathan Fielding, FSPH distinguished professor of health policy and management and Dr. Steven Teutsch, FSPH adjunct professor of health policy and management, addresses wasteful health care spending in the United States.
Dr. Patricia Ganz, professor of health policy and management in the Fielding School of Public Health, and a professor of medicine in the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, is co-leading a study to understand treatment tolerability by including the patient’s feedback in cancer research.
Dr. Steven Teutsch -- adjunct professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and member of the school's Center for Health Advancement -- was quoted in a Washington Post story about children intentionally being exposed to chickenpox.
Sarah Blenner, director of field studies for the Department of Community Health Sciences, was quoted in an Everyday Health article about a New York investigation into mobile health apps sharing personal data.