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
The public health amicus brief calls New Hampshire’s Medicaid work experiment “arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion and contrary to law.”More
A first of its kind analysis found that a 2016 California vaccine law boosted protective coverage against measles and other serious childhood diseases.More
The study's results challenge the utility of diet or low-calorie sweetened beverages when it comes to cutting calories and weight management.More
"If this rule takes effect, it will have major health care and health consequences," said Professor Sara Rosenbaum.More
A $1.1 million grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) will analyze the economic costs and sustainability of community health centers.More
The study is the first to quantify the worldwide burden of new pediatric asthma cases linked to traffic-related nitrogen dioxide.More
Formerly known as the GW Health Workforce Institute, the Institute will continue its work to strengthen health workforce in the United States and globally.More
Rajiv N. Rimal, PhD, MA, will pursue an innovative research project titled “Rejoice Architecture Meets Social Norms to Accelerate Vaccination in Nepal.”More