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December 31, 2020
The American Journal of Public Health published analysis co-authored by Dr. Jonathan Fielding, UCLA FSPH distinguished professor of health policy and management, and Dr. Steven Teutsch, professor of health policy and management at UCLA FSPH, on how the United States wastes hundreds of billions of dollars every year on medical care that does not improve health outcomes.
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December 30, 2020
The American Journal of Public Health published research co-authored by Dr. Jonathan Fielding, UCLA FSPH distinguished professor of health policy and management, and Dr. Steven Teutsch, professor of health policy and management at UCLA FSPH, that found unsustainable, rising health care costs are a threat to the nation’s health.
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December 29, 2020
In an opinion piece published in the December edition of the American Journal of Public Health, Dr. Jonathan Fielding, UCLA FSPH distinguished professor of health policy and management, and co-author Bobby Milstein, with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management, share their perspective on the idea that that if some health care is good, more care and higher priced care must be better.
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December 28, 2020
In an opinion piece published in the December edition of the American Journal of Public Health, Frederick Zimmerman, UCLA FSPH professor of health policy and management, shares his perspective on the "Inverse U" of medical spending and health in the United States.
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December 27, 2020
In an opinion piece published in the December edition of the American Journal of Public Health, Dr. Steven Teustch, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of health policy and management, and co-author Dr. Sanne Magnan, with HealthPartners Institute and the University of Minnesota School of Medicine, share their perspective on how to address the reality the United States pays more for medical care compared with other wealthy nations.
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December 26, 2020
UCLA Health interviewed Dr. Richard Jackson, professor emeritus of environmental health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, about how to reduce the risks of infection.
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December 22, 2020
"Racism: Science & Tools for the Public Health Professional,” a groundbreaking book co-edited by UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor Chandra Ford and published by APHA Press, has been selected as an Outstanding Academic Title for 2020 by Choice magazine, official journal of the American Library Association.
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December 18, 2020
The Wall Street Journal interviewed Shira Shafir, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health associate professor of epidemiology, about the surge in confirmed cases in California.
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December 18, 2020
The New York Times interviewed Kristen Choi, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health assistant professor of health policy and management, about her experience as a participant in Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine trial.
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December 17, 2020
In an opinion piece published in the December edition of the Milbank Quarterly, Frederick Zimmerman, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of health policy and management, shares his perspective on the field of population health science.

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