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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.

 

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Tim Holtz

NIH Leader to Oversee Milken Institute School of Public Health’s Prevention Center

Timothy Holtz is the newly appointed chair and director of the Sumner M. Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness.

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Obesity Action Coalition and STOP Obesity Alliance Collaborate on New Medicaid Obesity Treatment Coverage Research

The Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) and the STOP Obesity Alliance are proud to announce the release of the "Medicaid Obesity Treatment Coverage Study."

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2024 Maternal Mental Health State Report Cards Released

Maternal mental health disorders, like postpartum depression, affect roughly 600,000 (20%) of U.S. mothers a year.

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Anti-Immigrant Political Rhetoric and Action Threaten Latino/a Youth

Harsh political rhetoric about immigrants and anti-immigrant actions can damage parent-child relationships in Latino families and in turn lead to a significant increase in mental health problems for...

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New Podcast Series Launched to Confront Burnout and Moral Injury in Healthcare

Burnout and moral injury are on the rise among health workers, and the consequences are devastating to patients and practitioners alike. In an effort to confront this growing threat to the US...

Scott McIntyre, Guidehouse CEO, accepting Don Strong Community Partner of the Year Award from Dean Lynn Goldman at the Milken Institute School of Public Health Community Partner Appreciation Event

Guidehouse Honored with Don Strong Community Partner Award for 2024 by George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health

WASHINGTON (April 10, 2024)Guidehouse, a leading global provider of strategy and managed services to commercial and public sector clients...

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Community Health Centers Report The Impact of Medicaid Unwinding a Year Later

WASHINGTON (April 10, 2024)During the COVID-19 public health emergency, states were incentivized under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act to keep Medicaid...

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Amicus Brief Urges Supreme Court to Protect Public Health and Uphold EMTALA

Leading public health and health care organizations and 133 distinguished deans and public health, health professions, and health law and policy scholars file friend-of-the-court brief to protect the...

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GRADE Study investigators publish expanded results of major NIH-sponsored comparative study of glucose lowering medications in type 2 diabetes

WASHINGTON (March 25, 2024)—Diabetes affects more than 1 in 10 — or more than 38 million — Americans. People with diabetes who keep their blood sugar levels in the near-normal...

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New partnership aims to improve immunization efforts in conflict-afflicted and under immunized settings

PATH and the George Washington University, in partnership with several universities and research organizations, were awarded a $5 million, five-year award by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation...