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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Jane Hyatt Thorpe, JD, previously served as interim chair of the Milken Institute SPH’s Department of Health Policy and Management.More
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The new analysis estimates that between 104,000 to 147,000 patients in seven states could lose health care services during the first year alone.More
A new supplement examines sex and gender differences in U.S. veterans’ health conditions and responses to treatments.More
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The public health amicus brief calls New Hampshire’s Medicaid work experiment “arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion and contrary to law.”More
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"If this rule takes effect, it will have major health care and health consequences," said Professor Sara Rosenbaum.More