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November 25, 2018
Dr. David Eisenman, professor-in-residence of community health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and director of the UCLA Center for Public Health and Disasters, was quoted in a New York Times article about the challenges faced by older people who lost their homes as a result of the Camp Fire.
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November 21, 2018
Researchers at the UCLA Center for Health Policy and Research are seeking to understand how policies in California may affect Asian and Latino immigrants.
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November 20, 2018
Michael Jerrett, professor and chair of environmental health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, spoke with CBS News about health risks posed by fires burning in California.
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November 16, 2018
Yifang Zhu, professor of environmental health sciences and associate dean for academic programs at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was quoted in a Vogue article about air quality dangers posed by current California wildfires.
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November 14, 2018
Kristen R. Choi, a nurse who is pursuing a master’s in science degree at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was quoted in an NPR article about how doctors and nurses cope with the mental health toll of treating gun violence victims.
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November 8, 2018
California Health Report featured a new report from the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health. According to the report, the Trump administration’s proposed changes to public charge rules for deciding immigration cases could push thousands of Californians out of government assistance programs.
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November 7, 2018
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, points out the lack of evidence behind health claims associated with marijuana.
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November 7, 2018
The American Journal of Public Health (AJPH) published an article by Dr. Jonathan Fielding, distinguished professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, in which he addresses the question of how China can prioritize programmatic resources and policy interventions to make the greatest impact on the health of its inhabitants.
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November 7, 2018
La Opinion/Agencia EFE featured research coauthored by Ninez Ponce, a professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and director of the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research at the Fielding School. The research investigated the potential effect of changes to the federal "public charge" rules. Ponce was quoted in the article.
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November 6, 2018
Gerald Kominski, professor of health policy and management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was quoted in CALMatters about challenges to governor-elect Gavin Newsom's implementation of single-payer health care in California.

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