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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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January 18, 2019
FSPH's Roshan Bastani, professor of health policy and management and director for disparities and community engagement at the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Beth Glenn, associate professor of health policy and management and associate director of the UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity, were quoted in a California Health Report article about a 25-year decline in cancer rates.
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January 12, 2019
ABC News cited research from the WORLD Policy Analysis Center at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health showing that the U.S. is the only high-income country that doesn’t have a federal policy that provides some form of paid family leave.
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January 10, 2019
Catherine Crespi, professor-in-residence of biostatistics at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, has been appointed by former California Governor Jerry Brown to the state’s Carcinogen Identification Committee.
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January 9, 2019
Reuters Health (Jan. 9) featured a new study by Megan Mueller, a researcher at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, reporting that more fast food restaurants are now offering kids meals that include healthier options.
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January 8, 2019
Stuart Schweitzer, professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was quoted in a HealthDay article about a new study describing increases in prescription drug prices.
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January 8, 2019
William Comanor, professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times column (Jan. 8) about pharmaceutical companies that hike the prices of widely used drugs.
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January 7, 2019
Steven P. Wallace, professor of community health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and associate director of the Fielding School’s UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, commented in Medscape about a new law that will allow consumers to buy hearing aids over the counter.
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January 3, 2019
In a recent opinion piece published in The Hill, Dr. Jonathan Fielding, distinguished professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, discusses the causes of foodborne illnesses, and the need to eradicate this public health threat.
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January 3, 2019
Onyebuchi Arah is one of 50 researchers from around the world who will be bestowed an Honorary Skou Professorship from Aarhus University in Denmark.
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January 3, 2019
Frederick Zimmerman has been named president-elect of the Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Sciences.

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