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All In The News tagged "School of Public Health"

Steveanna Wynn, Hunger Fighter With ‘Rebel Energy’ Who Kept Philly Fed, Dies

Mariana Chilton, PhD, a professor and director of the Center for Hunger-Free Communities at the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 12 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the life and legacy of hunger fighter Steveanna Wynn.

These Stressors May Put Women at More Risk of Coronary Heart Disease

Yvonne Michael, ScD, an associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 12 Atlanta Journal Constitution article about leading research into stressors that may put women at higher risk of coronary heart disease.

How Can I Help Other People Get the COVID Vaccine?

Neal D. Goldstein, PhD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 12 WHYY article about how to help others get a COVID-19 vaccine.

Hidden Hazards of Night Shift Work and Gender on Career Health and Advancement

Yvonne Michael, ScD, an associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 11 Forbes story about the hidden hazards of night shift work and gender on career health.

Legal Questions Surround 'Vaccine Passports'

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was interviewed during an April 10 NPR “All Things Considered” segment about the legality of vaccine passports.

More Transmissible Coronavirus Variants on the Rise in Pa. and N.J., As Case Counts Keep Going Up

Michael LeVasseur, PhD, an assistant teaching professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 6 Philadelphia Inquirer article about more transmissible coronavirus variants on the rise in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

You Can Drink, but Don’t Go On a Bender After Your Vaccine. Here’s Why.

Usama Bilal, MD, PhD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 5 Philadelphia Inquirer article on if it's okay to drink alcohol after getting vaccinated for COVID-19.

Philly Is Trying To Bridge Vaccine Gaps by Targeting Hard-Hit Neighborhoods. Finally, Activists and Experts Say.

Sharrelle Barber, PhD, an assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 2 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the city's efforts to bridge gaps in access to COVID-19 vaccines in underserved neighborhoods.

Drexel Study on HIV Prevention Drugs Shows Complexities of Health Care in the Opioid Crisis

Alexis Roth, PhD, an associate professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an April 1 Philadelphia Inquirer article, also published by the Daily News, about leading research on HIV-prevention efforts at Prevention Point Philadelphia.

Pump the Brakes on Reopening: COVID Is Spreading Too Fast

Usama Bilal, MD, PhD, an assistant professor, and Alina Schnake-Mahl, a postdoctoral fellow, both in the Dornsife School of Public Health, wrote an April 1 Daily News (New York) opinion piece that argued that restricting indoor dining is among the most effective measures for reducing COVID-19 spread. 

New Jersey’s Vaccine Rollout Is Mostly Working. in Pennsylvania, It’s More Complicated.

Esther Chernak, MD, an associate clinical professor at the Dornsife School of Public Health and the College of Medicine, was quoted in a March 25 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the vaccine rollout in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Do Teachers Have To Disclose Their Vaccination Status? Experts Weigh In

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a March 24 Ed Week article about whether and when teachers must disclose their vaccination status.