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Reparations, Slavery Trauma: My Teacher's Lack of Empathy Was Generations in the Making

John Rich, MD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, and co-director of the center for Nonviolence and Social Justice, was mentioned in a June 20 USA Today opinion piece that argued that talking about trauma is not an attempt to downplay Black success, but instead is a call for the United States to rectify abuses that caused long-term damage.

Supreme Court Ruling Upholding Obamacare Makes Health-Care Business More Predictable

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, authored a June 17 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the Supreme Court ruling that upheld the Affordable Care Act.

Playing the Vaccinations Race Card

Sharrelle Barber, ScD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a June 15 The Philadelphia Citizen article about failed attempts at achieving vaccine equity in Philadelphia.  

The Hobby With Hidden Health Risks

Arthur Frank, MD, PhD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a June 10 BBC Future article about the health dangers linked to asbestos in building materials. 

Bruised by Border Politics, Some Biden Officials Cling to Trump Restrictions

Joseph Amon, PhD, a clinical professor and director of the Office of Global Health at Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a June 10 Reuters article about the Biden administration upholding Title 42, a policy that expels migrants at the U.S. border, insisting it's a public health policy to stop the spread of coronavirus. 

Tracing COVID-19's Origin: Did the Virus Escape From a Lab?

Joseph Amon, PhD, a clinical professor and director of the Office of Global Health at Dornsife School of Public Health, was featured in a June 1 KYW-Newsradio "In-Depth" podcast episode about the investigation into the origin of the pandemic.

Returning to the Office

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was interviewed in a May 28 WHYY "Radio Times" segment about what the law says about worker and employer rights during a pandemic.

A Stark Racial Divide on Vaccinations Leaves Many At Risk as Pennsylvania Reopens

A May 26 Spotlight PA story about the stark racial divide on COVID-19 vaccinations in Pennsylvania, that quoted Usama Bilal, MD, PhD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was published May 26 by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, York Dispatch and WHYY, among other outlets.

A Seminar on the Healing Power of Art in Latin Communities

Ted Corbin, MD, an associate professor in the College of Medicine and medical director of the “Healing Hurt People” program, and John Rich, MD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and co-director of the Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice, were mentioned in a May 26 AL DÍA story about an upcoming seminar on the healing power of art in Latin communities.

Trans Health Care in Canada Needs Major Improvements, Advocates Say

Ayden Scheim, PhD, an assistant professor in the Dorsnife School of Public Health, was quoted in a May 22 CTV News (Canada) story that ran on CJAY92 Rocks (Canada) and Virgin Radio 98.5 (Canada) about the state of trans health care in Canada. 

To Do This Week: The Sun Is Out. Get Outside.

Usama Bilal, MD, PhD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a May 20 Philadelphia Inquirer article about safe activities to do this weekend.

Report Shows Troubling Increases in Drug- and Alcohol-related Deaths in Wisconsin Even Before Pandemic

John Rich, MD , a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and co-director of the Center for Nonviolence and Social Justice, was quoted in a May 19  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel  article, that also ran in  Wisconsin Rapids Tribune, Wausau Daily Herald  (Wisconsin) and other outlets, about increases in drug- and alcohol-related deaths in Wisconsin even before the pandemic.