The Journal of the American Medical Association’s “Current” podcast featured an interview with UCLA Fielding School of Public Health adjunct professor and alumnus Dr. Zunyou Wu, chief epidemiologist of the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (China CDC), about the COVID-19 public health campaign in China.
PBS’ Amanpour & Co. broadcast an interview with UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor Gilbert Gee about bias against Asians and Asian-Americans as a reaction to the COVID-19 outbreak, and how that ties into pseudoscience.
Yahoo News interviewed UCLA Fielding School of Public Health epidemiologist Dr. Robert Kim-Farley for a story on the release from quarantine of 195 Americans evacuated from Wuhan, China, who had spent the past two weeks in quarantine at a Riverside County air force base.
China Philanthropist interviewed Dr. Zuo-Feng Zhang, a professor of epidemiology and associate dean for research at the UCLA Fielding School of Public health, on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), and the test that China’s public health system faces.
The Washington Post referenced Generation Xchange, the work of UCLA Fielding School of Public Health epidemiologist Teresa Seeman. The intergenerational program brings older adults into elementary schools to help children with reading and behavioral skills.
The New York Times quoted Dr. Timothy Brewer, an epidemiologist with the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, in a story on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and the quarantine of a cruise ship in Yokohama, Japan.
Gilbert Gee, a professor with the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health’s Department of Community Health Sciences, was quoted in a story reporting on bias against Asians and Asian-Americans in the wake of the current novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak.
Vox interviewed Thomas Rice, distinguished professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, for a story about the economics of the U.K.’s National Health Service.