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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Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University has experts available to talk about the COVID-19 pandemic.More
A body of environmental health research has for decades linked the disproportionate impact of environmental health problems born by Black, Hispanic and disadvantaged communities to structural racism and societal factors that put communities of color at greater risk.More
The Juanita Cunningham Evans Memorial Award is awarded in honor of Juanita Cunningham Evans, LCSW, an instrumental developer of the National Center for School Mental Health. Dr.More
WASHINGTON (Oct. 27, 2021)--Chicken nuggets, burritos and other popular items consumers buy from fast food outlets in the United States contain chemicals that are linked to a long list of serious health problems, according to a first-of-its-kind study published today.More
WASHINGTON (Oct.22, 2021)—Women and pregnant people are underrepresented in the studies used to draw up the nutritional guidance provided to Americans and Canadians, according to a paper published today in Science Advances.
On September 29th, 2021, Associate Professor Carlos Rodríguez-Díaz was interviewed by the staff at GW’s Himmelfarb Library. Rodríguez-Díaz explained what inspired him to pursue a career in public health and HIV care and prevention.More
Associate Professor Olga Acosta Price and colleagues publish in EdResearch for Recovery on strategic structural support systems that enable teacher well-being. As Price notes in the brief, creating a positive school culture takes time and a commitment of resources to sustain.More
WASHINGTON, DC and NEW YORK, NY (Oct. 12, 2021) –A new analysis from the Geiger Gibson/RCHN Community Health Foundation Research Collaborative provides an overview of the toll on community health centers in 2020, the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic in the U.S.More