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FSPH In The News - for the week of May 3, 2019 - 12:00am

Week of: 
May 3, 2019 to May 10, 2019

Features

6 Important Ways to Take Control of Your Health in Your 20s
Dana Hunnes, PhD, an adjunct assistant professor of community health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, shared ‘six ways to take charge of your well-being’ in SheKnows.

Quotables

Jonathan Fielding, MD,distinguished professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times articleabout a proposed California law that would allow the state to collect health information of schoolchildren who have been exempted from vaccinations due to medical reasons.

Kathryn Kietzman, PhD, a research scientist at the Fielding School of Public Health’s UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, was quoted in a CALmatters article about the need for caregivers for the state’s rapidly aging population. Local Coast OutpostRedwood TimesCalifornia Healthline Daily Edition and Lake County Record-Bee also ran the article, and KNX 1070 NewsRadio interviewed Kietzman about the article.

William McCarthy, PhD, adjunct professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was quoted in a NY Daily News article aboutBeverly Hills’ decision toend most tobacco sales.

Steven P. Wallace, PhD, professor of community health sciences and associate director of the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research at the Fielding School of Public Health, was quoted in a Chico Enterprise-Record article addressing that seniors are the state’s fastest-growing age group, far outpacing growth in children or working-age adults.

Briefs

Louisiana Weekly, in an article about the correlation between diabetic amputations and adequate care, referenced data from the Fielding School of Public Health’s UCLA Center for Health Policy Research.