By the end of 2018, students in FSPH's UCLA Public Health Training Program on Population Health Advocacy will have cumulatively contributed 25,000+ hours of service at nearly 30 community-based organizations in Los Angeles.
Dr. Robert Kim-Farley, professor-in-residence of epidemiology and community health sciences, was quoted by Univision in an article about the World Health Organization certifying Paraguay as malaria free.
Jeanne Miranda, professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was quoted in an article from The Los Angeles Times about a new study reporting that abortions send women to hospital emergency rooms at lower rates than routine procedures such as colonoscopies and wisdom tooth removal.
NPR featured research by the WORLD Policy Analysis Center at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health showing that the United States is one of 92 countries that does not have a national law guaranteeing paid paternity leave. Jody Heymann, dean of the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and founding director of the WORLD Policy Analysis Center, is quoted.