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November 1, 2020
The Wall Street Journal interviewed Anne Rimoin, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology and director of FSPH's Center for Global and Immigrant Health, about decisions by multiple European countries’ governments to reinstate pandemic-containment regimes similar to those imposed in the spring to deal with a surge in infection across the continent.
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November 1, 2020
Reuters interviewed Gerald Kominski, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of health policy and management, about research that indicates when uninsured Americans get sick, they get care in expensive settings like the emergency room, which strains the finances of hospitals that provide their care.
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October 29, 2020
Chandra Ford, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of community health sciences, honored with lifetime achievement award by the Association of Black Women Physicians
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October 27, 2020
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Dr. Robert Kim-Farley, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology and community health sciences, about the risks of infection at events in southern California, where young adults are driving the spread of the highly contagious disease.
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October 26, 2020
Vickie Mays, professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and professor of psychology at the UCLA College, has been awarded the American Public Health Association Mental Health Section’s 2020 Carl Taube Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Mental Health.
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October 22, 2020
Thomas Rice and Ninez Ponce, professors in the Department of Health Policy and Management, have been named to the editorial board of the Milbank Quarterly, a quarterly peer-reviewed healthcare journal covering health care policy.
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October 22, 2020
The New York Times quoted 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, in a piece by columnist Nicholas Kristof comparing South Africa’s failed fight against AIDS under President Thabo Mbeki to the U.S. fight against COVID-19.
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October 21, 2020
The Guardian interviewed Dr. Beate Ritz, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology and of environmental health sciences, about a study that found air pollution caused the premature death of nearly 500,000 babies in their first month of life, with most of the infants being in the developing world.
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October 18, 2020
In an opinion piece published in The Hill, distinguished professor of health policy and management Dr. Jonathan Fielding shares his perspective on the questions of whether the COVID-19 pandemic should lead to postponements of elective surgery or forgoing a trip to the ER.
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October 15, 2020
Marketplace interviewed Gerald Kominski, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of health policy and management and senior fellow at the FSPH UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, about options for seniors enrolling in Medicare supplemental benefits amidst the pandemic.

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