The Associated Press interviewed Dr. Christina Ramirez, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of biostatistics, about safety measures to take in crowded venues, like sporting events, even after vaccination.
The Guardian interviewed Dr. Shira Shafir, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health associate professor of epidemiology and community health sciences, about California’s My Turn website, launched by the state as a hub for scheduling.
UCLA Health interviewed Dr. Dana Hunnes, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health assistant professor of community health sciences, about studies that show many Americans gained more than 20 pounds during one year of COVID-19.
The Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine published an editorial co-authored by Dr. Pouran D. Faghri, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of environmental health sciences, about the impact of the COVID-19 epidemic among workers.
A UCLA Health study whose members include Dr. Dawn Upchurch, UCLA Fielding School professor and vice chair of the department of Community Health Sciences, has found no long-term link between physical activity and cognitive performance in three areas tested.
MSNBC interviewed Dr. Anne Rimoin, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology and director of the Center for Global and Immigrant Health, about the national vaccination campaign amidst concerns about another infection surge.
Dr. Ninez Ponce, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of health policy and management, was interviewed by UCLA Magazine about the tragic impact of COVID-19 on Pacific Islander communities, and her research on how to help researchers and clinicians better understand the virus’s effects on this population.