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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Recent Releases, Advisories and Alerts
WASHINGTON, DC (April 6, 2020) — Anne Rossier Markus, PhD, MHS, JD, is Chair of the Department of Health Policy and Management, effective June 1.More
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 16, 2020)—Latino/a adolescents with a family member who was detained or deported beginning as early as 2017 were at high risk of suicidal ...More
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 11, 2020) — Patricia (Polly) Pittman, PhD, will be the first Fitzhugh Mullan Professor of Health Workforce Equity.More
WASHINGTON, DC and NEW YORK, NY (March 10, 2020) – The ACA has facilitated the rapid growth of community health centers, allowing them to reach millions of new patients.More
WASHINGTON, DC (March 9, 2020) – In a study published today, researchers at GW Milken Institute SPH concluded that inadequacies in the Government of Puerto Rico’s ...More
WASHINGTON, DC (Feb. 13, 2020) — A commentary published in The Lancet calls on government officials to examine if actions to make roads safer work.More
WASHINGTON, DC (Feb. 12, 2020) - Deanna Kerrigan, PhD, MPH, has been named Chair of the Department of Prevention and Community Health.More
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Feb. 6, 2020) - A study uses sequencing technology to learn about how HIV is spreading and developing drug resistance in D.C.More
WASHINGTON, DC (Jan. 24, 2020) - The Biostatistics Center based at the Milken Institute School of Public Health led this study and served as the coordinating center.More
The 2019 Novel Coronavirus, or COVID-19, is a new respiratory virus first identified in December 2019.More