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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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June 22, 2015
Dr. Gerald Kominski, director of the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research and professor of FSPH health policy and management was quoted on June 22 by NPR about the failure of Medicare to serve enrollees' complex needs.
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June 21, 2015
A World Policy Analysis Center study that compared paid paternity leave between countries was featured in a June 21 PBS NewsHour article.
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June 15, 2015
FSPH Dean Jody Heymann and the WORLD Policy Analysis Center contributed an opinion to The Huffington Post about the importance of paternity leave.
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June 8, 2015
Dr. Jack Needleman, chair of FSPH Health Policy and Management, was interviewed by The Wall Street Journal about his research that found long-term-care facilities discharging patients at lucrative times.
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May 21, 2015
Teni Adewumi, environmental justice research coordinator at Black Women for Wellness and FSPH Industrial Hygiene student, was interviewed by Think Progress & HuffPost Live about environmental health risks among hair salon workers.
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May 20, 2015
BBC Mundo interviewed Dr. Alex Ortega in a news story on how Latinos living in the United States have longer life expectancies than non-Hispanic whites, yet deal with higher rates of poverty and health issues like diabetes and obesity.
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May 19, 2015
Dr. Alex Ortega was interviewed by KCUR-89.3FM about the effectiveness of healthy market makeover programs in combating obesity and diabetes in urban food deserts.
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May 12, 2015
Using maps and global data from FSPH's WORLD Policy Analysis Center, Vox and HBO’s John Oliver Tonight took the Mother’s Day weekend as an opportunity to highlight the lack of of a national paid maternal leave policy in the U.S.
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May 11, 2015
Environmental Health Sciences professor Dr. Richard Jackson was profiled by NJ Spotlight and Philly.com in a story on the use of health impact assessments as tools in urban planning and design.
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May 6, 2015
ABC News cites WORLD Policy Analysis Center data in a news story about how the U.S. is the world’s only high-income country in which mothers are not ensured paid leave to care for their newborn children.

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