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.
The Washington Post featured two studies co-authored by R. Jisung Park, professor of environmental health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, in an article about recent research showing the effect of heat on cognitive performance.
Dr. Patricia Ganz, distinguished professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was quoted in The Wall Street Journal. Dr. Ganz commented on a new study reporting that many women who have been treated for early-stage breast cancer don’t get recommended follow-up mammograms.
Yifang Zhu, professor of environmental health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was quoted in a Healthline article about how wildfire smoke, pollution and heat can create dangerous air conditions during the summer.