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As leaders in the field, our faculty are often asked to testify before Congress or are interviewed by major news outlets about their research or opinions on current public health events. The Milken Institute School of Public Health Office of Media Relations assists members of the media and elected officials in finding and contacting faculty experts for congressional testimony, newspaper and magazine article interviews or radio and television appearances.


Questions? Contact Milken Institute School of Public Health Office of Media Relations:




Kathy Fackelmann
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(202) 994-8354


Stacey DiLorenzo
Executive Director of Communications
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For Immediate Release:

June 27, 2016

Supreme Court Strikes Down Anti-Abortion Provisions in Texas Case


Investigators Lance Price and Cindy Liu were awarded the grants, which could lead to new strategies to stop the spread of HIV, staph and MRSA.


This study is one of the first to look at absolute number of women and children affected and the gender imbalance in water collection labor.


The prominent antibiotic resistance expert will investigate the connection between antibiotic use in food-animal production and antibiotic-resistant human infections.


Milken Institute School of Public Health Expert Lance Price comments.


Susan Wood and her co-authors criticize state laws that have the effect of limiting women's access to medication abortion.


The report documents the major role played by health centers that receive migrant health funding in providing health care services to agricultural workers.


Building Community Resilience aims to address unhealthy environmental factors that affect not only individual children but entire communities. 


“Our findings raise concerns because phthalates have been linked to a number of serious health problems in children and adults.” -Ami Zota



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