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April 20, 2020
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Arturo Vargas Bustamante, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health associate professor of health policy and management, about the pandemic’s impact on hospitals in Baja California, including the city of Tijuana.
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April 19, 2020
The BBC interviewed Anne Rimoin, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology and director of the Fielding School’s UCLA Center for Global and Immigrant Health, on the question of relaxing physical distancing restrictions.
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April 18, 2020
The Boston Globe interviewed Dr. Richard Jackson, professor emeritus of environmental health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, on California officials’ decisions early in the pandemic to ban large gatherings, shut down businesses, and issue a strict shelter-in-place order, with penalties and fines for violators.
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April 18, 2020
The Guardian interviewed Dr. David Hayes Bautista, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of health policy and management, on the impact of the pandemic on Latinos in the U.S.
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April 17, 2020
The novel coronavirus COVID-19 spreads quickly and easily, and there is currently no vaccine to prevent it. Yet there are steps that we all can take to stop its spread. See facts and tips: in English, en Español, 한국어로, Tiếng Việt, 中文(简体),中文(繁體), Հայերեն
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April 16, 2020
Channel 35's “LA This Week” program interviewed Gilbert Gee, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of community health sciences, on the impact the pandemic may have on ethnic communities, including the stress from discrimination that leads to allostatic load and worse health.
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April 15, 2020
Robert Kaplan, distinguished professor emeritus in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, has received the Elizabeth Fries Health Education Award, which recognizes a health educator who has made a substantial contribution to advancing the field of health education.
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April 15, 2020
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Dr. Richard Jackson, professor emeritus of environmental health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, on the importance of transparency in a public health crisis.
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April 14, 2020
The Associated Press interviewed Karin Michels, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology and chair of the department, on how the California state government has dealt with the pandemic.

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