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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
[email protected]

 

Archive

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Florida’s Approach to Medicaid Unwinding Puts Hundreds of Thousands of Floridans at Risk

New analysis finds more than a quarter million Floridians will become uninsured due to incomprehensible paperwork requirements by spring 2024

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Medicare Plans to Expand Mental Health Access

Medicare Plans to Expand Mental Health Access

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Expert Available: Texas Crackdown on Illegal Immigrants Could Lead to Lasting Mental Health Harms for Latinos

Senate Bill 4 would allow local and state police to arrest undocumented immigrants who come into Texas.

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U.S. Counties with the Highest Maternal Mental Health Risk and Lowest Resources Revealed

New report reveals U. Counties with highest risk for maternal mental health disorders and lowest resources with 150+ counties in a mental health “Dark Zone”

Milken Institute School of Public Health Launches New Public Health Scholars Program

In 2022, Milken Institute SPH was awarded nearly $1.5 million to strengthen the public health workforce.

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Braidwood Management v Becerra Puts Over a Decade of Progress in Preventive Health Care At Risk

Braidwood Management v Becerra Puts Over a Decade of Progress in Preventive Health Care At Risk

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Mental Health Issues in Latinx Middle Schoolers May Increase Risk of Sleep Problems, Obesity and Unhealthy Behaviors

New study suggests depression or other mental health issues as early as age 13 can set the stage for heart disease and stroke years later

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Skin Behind the Ears and Between the Toes can Host a Collection of Unhealthy Microbes

Not all the skin is alike; microbes vary across regions, according to new study

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Poor water, sanitation, and hygiene in low-income countries may help fuel the emergence of deadly pathogens

New Study of E. coli in Cambodia Finds Genetic Elements Conferring Resistance to Powerful Antibiotics Widely Dispersed in Humans and Animals

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Atlantic Fellows for Health Equity Announces its 2024 Cohort

Atlantic Fellows for Health Equity Announces its 2024 Cohort