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For full media coverage of the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, please visit our News Archive.

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November 27, 2021
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Dr. Robert Kim-Farley, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology and community health sciences, about the threat the newly-found COVID-19 Omicron variant poses to global public health.
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November 24, 2021
UCLA Health interviewed Dr. Roger Detels, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health distinguished research professor of Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases, about UCLA’s engagement with the HIV/ AIDS epidemic over the past four decades.
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November 24, 2021
UCLA Health reported on Fielding School researchers, including Dr. Beth Glenn and Dr. Ninez Ponce, recommending state-level policy changes to improve health insurance coverage, participation in clinical trials and access to palliative care
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November 20, 2021
The New York Times interviewed Dr. Anne Rimoin, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology and the Gordon-Levin Endowed Chair in Infectious Diseases and Public Health, about whether mask restrictions should remain in place through the holidays.
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November 18, 2021
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Dr. Marc Suchard, UCLA Fielding School professor of biostatistics, about a study in the journal Science that suggests the COVID-19 virus jumped to humans from animals in a wholesale market in Wuhan, China.
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November 17, 2021
UCLA Health interviewed UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professors Dr. Jody Heymann, distinguished professor of health policy and management, and Dr. Michael Rodriguez, professor of community health sciences, about the the ‘curb-cut effect,’ meaning solutions designed to serve the most vulnerable but which lead to large-scale benefits.
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November 15, 2021
The New York Times interviewed Dr. Timothy Brewer, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology, about whether the holiday season may again lead to more transmission of the virus, and the consequences in California.
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November 13, 2021
The Guardian interviewed Dr. Shira Shafir, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health associate professor of epidemiology and community health sciences, and Dr. Annette Regan, Fielding School of Public Health assistant professor of epidemiology, about the City of Los Angeles’ vaccination requirements.
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November 12, 2021
USA Today interviewed Dr. Timothy Brewer, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology, about whether increasing COVID-19 case counts and deaths are going to become a regular wintertime experience in the U.S.
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November 12, 2021
The Southern California News Group interviewed Dr. Paul Simon, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology and chief science officer at the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, about a possible surge in infections this winter.

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