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FSPH In The News - for the week of December 7, 2018 - 12:00am

Week of: 
December 7, 2018 to December 14, 2018

FEATURES

Restricting immigrants’ healthcare access would hit California’s economy
The Los Angeles Times featured research from the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health showing how proposed changes to the federal “public charge” immigration rule would affect immigrant families and the California economy. Ninez Ponce, professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and director of the Fielding School’s UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, was quoted. Other outlets that have covered the data include California Health Report, CALmatters, Virginian-Pilot, California HeathlineSacramento Bee and more.

Few countries offer free early childhood education
Tech Explorist and The Sector featured a new study by researchers at the WORLD Policy Analysis Center at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health reporting that few countries make early childhood education available on a tuition-free basis for two or more years.

Why well-designed hospitals matter
Healthcare Interior Design 2.0 podcast interviewed Richard J. Jackson, professor emeritus of environmental health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health.

QUOTABLES

Gerald Kominski, professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and senior fellow at the Fielding School's UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, was quoted in CALMatters about whether California will develop a state mandate that requires residents to have health insurance when the federal health mandate is eliminated in January.

AJ Scheitler, director of stakeholder relations at the Fielding School’s UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, was quoted by Indica News about the effects of proposed changes to the federal “public charge” immigration rule on Southeast Asians.