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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
Director of Media Relations
(202) 994-8354


Mina Radman
Sr. Communications Associate, Media
(202) 486-2529


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Recent Releases, Advisories and Alerts

A new commentary in Women’s Health Issues calls for improvements to how health care organizations and researchers serve transgender and nonbinary people.


WASHINGTON, D.C. (Nov. 4, 2019) – Researchers at the George Washington University are launching a first-of-its-kind, two-component project to develop tools that will help cities worldwide decide what strategies are best to improve air quality and public health.


WASHINGTON, DC (Oct. 29, 2019)—Syringe exchange programs established in Philadelphia and Baltimore prevented a total of 12,483 new cases of HIV ...


WASHINGTON, D.C. (Oct. 21, 2019) – Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) today announced a $1 million grant from the ...


WASHINGTON, D.C. (Oct. 17, 2019) — Most states that transition to block grant funding for Medicaid – in which the federal government provides ...


WASHINGTON, D.C. (Oct. 8, 2019) - Researchers at the Milken Institute School of Public Health received a $1.9 million contract to evaluate the ...



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