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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
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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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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December 27, 2018
Dana Hunnes, an adjunct assistant professor of community health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and a senior dietitian at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, was quoted in a Well + Good article about genetically modified foods.
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December 19, 2018
Thomas Belin, professor of biostatistics in the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was invited by the American Public Health Association to deliver the Lowell Reed Lecture in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the fields of statistics and public health.

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