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, D.C. (Sept. 19, 2019) – The Center for Health and Health Care in Schools at the GW Milken Institute School of Public Health today ...More
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 18, 2019) — Positive mental health can have a significant impact on a child’s academic performance and overall well-being.More
Serious workplace injuries are associated with increased risks of both suicide and death related to opioid overdose, according to a first-of-a-kind study.More
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 10, 2019) – The Trump administration’s “public charge” rule, which would subject legal immigrants to a public charge ...More
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 5, 2019) - The District of Columbia Center for AIDS Research (DC CFAR) based at the Milken Institute SPH has received supplemental funding ...More
WASHINGTON, D.C. and NEW YORK, N.Y. (Sept. 4, 2019) – Community health centers are likely to lay off staff, close clinic sites, and reduce or ...More
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Aug. 20, 2019) – Leana Wen, MD, MSc, FAAEM, will join Milken Institute SPH as a visiting professor of health policy and management.More
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Aug. 16, 2019) – In 2015, the United Nations created a set of Sustainable Development Goals, including one to achieve good health and ...More
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AUG. 9, 2019) - A new study provides the first estimates of the burden of disease attributable to particulate pollution in hundreds of major cities worldwide.More
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AUG. 7, 2019) - An estimated 850,000 to 2.2 million people in the United States are living with Chronic Hepatitis B. A research team from the George Washington University (GW) received a $1.5 million grant from the Office of Minority Health of the U.S.More