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May 25, 2021
USA Today interviewed Dr. Timothy Brewer, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology, about post-pandemic habits to avoid infectious diseases.
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May 24, 2021
Professor emeritus Dr. William Hinds was an internationally renowned scholar on airborne contaminants and respiratory protection, as well as founding chair of the Fielding School's Department of Environmental Health Sciences and a beloved colleague, leader, and mentor.
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May 24, 2021
NPR interviewed Dr. Anne Pebley, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of community health sciences, about the Translatecovid.org project, launched in May 2020 to help people find COVID-19 resources in different languages.
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May 20, 2021
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Dr. Robert Kim-Farley, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology and community health sciences, about the importance of extending the state’s vaccination campaign to teens and adolescents.
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May 20, 2021
Ethnicity & Disease published a commentary co-authored by Dr. Gilbert Gee, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of community health sciences, about the differences of structural and institutional racism, especially in regards to health and health equity.
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May 19, 2021
Dr. Anne Rimoin, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology, will be honored by Johns Hopkins University for her work as a public health scientist, including during the international response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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May 19, 2021
Scientific American interviewed Dr. Vickie Mays, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of health policy and management, about the impact of the pandemic on mental health in the United States after some 586,000 COVID-19-deaths.
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May 19, 2021
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Dr. Pouran D. Faghri, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of environmental health sciences, about how employers should involve their workers in return-to-work decisions. Also quoted was Dr. Yifang Zhu, professor of environmental health sciences and senior associate dean for academic programs.
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May 18, 2021
Smithsonian quoted Dr. Steven Horvath, UCLA Fielding School professor of human genetics and biostatistics, about epigenetic analysis, which allows researchers to determine an individual’s age relative to the maximum lifespan of its species.
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May 17, 2021
The Los Angeles Times interviewed Dr. Chandra Ford, founding director of the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health’s Center for the Study of Racism, Social Justice & Health and professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences, about answering individuals’ questions about the vaccines.

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