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FSPH In The News - for the week of July 14, 2019 - 12:00am

Week of: 
July 14, 2019 to July 21, 2019


How work benefits women
Several outlets, including CNN, Medscape, NPR and The Washington Post covered a study by led by Elizabeth Rose Mayeda, assistant professor of epidemiology at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, reporting that having a job may help women avoid memory loss as they age. Other outlets that covered the study include ABC News, CNN en EspañolGood Morning America, KUCB Alaska, NBC News, Technology Networks, The GuardianThe Telegraph and Quartz and Xinhuanet.


Dr. David Eisenman, professor-in-residence of community health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of PUblic Health, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article about Los Angeles County's earthquake alert app.

Dr Eisenman was also quoted in a Los Angeleno article about how to prepare for a natural disaster. 

Dr. Jonathan Fielding, a distinguished professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was quoted in a Bloomberg Environment article about the dangers posed by days of extreme heat.

Gerald Kominski, professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and senior fellow at FSPH’s Center for Health Policy Research, was quoted in a CNN article about U.S. Senator and presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ health care plan.

Steven Wallace, a professor of community health sciences and associate director of the Fielding School’s Center for Health Policy Research, spoke with CBS Los Angeles about how raids by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement are affecting immigrants in Los Angeles. 

CBS Los Angeles:


Gay Star News cited research from the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research showing that Californian adults who identify as lesbian, gay or bisexual are more likely than other Californian adults to delay medical care.