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All In The News tagged "public policy"

Mike Quick's Eagles Civic Season: Philadelphia vs. Minnesota

Richardson Dilworth, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of Drexel's Center for Public Policy, co-authored a Philadelphia Citizen column with former Eagle Mike Quick, comparing Philadelphia to Minnesota — on and off the field.

Philadelphia's New District Attorney Isn't Who You'd Expect. Is His Election a Sign of More Change to Come?

Richardson Dilworth, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Dec. 31 Los Angeles Times story about the election of Larry Krasner as Philadelphia's new district attorney.

Here’s the Expertise Scott Pruitt Is Removing From the EPA’s Advisory Boards

Ana Diez Roux, MD, PhD, dean of the Dornsife School of Public Health, was highlighted in a Nov. 2 Slate story about a new EPA rule, which disallows scientists who have received grants from the agency from sitting on its advisory boards. Diez Roux had been the chairwoman of the Clean Air Scientific Advisory committee. She was also interviewed in a Nov. 2 WHYY story.

2017’s State Uninsured Rates

Robert Field, PhD, JD, professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and the Kline School of Law, was interviewed in a Sept. 14 Wallet Hub story regarding cuts to ACA outreach efforts and Congress’ inability to pass healthcare reform.

Facing Defections, Senate GOP Leaders Delay Health Care Vote

Robert Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and the Kline School of Law, was interviewed in a June 26 news segments on My PHL-17 and WPVI-TV (6-abc) about the implications of the GOP Senate bill on health care.

'Cracking the Code' Health Prices Tool Gets Big Response, But We Still Need You

Robert Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an April 20 New Orleans Times-Picayune story about determining hidden health costs. Field was also interviewed for a WVUE-NO (FOX 8 in New Orleans) segment.

We Can Combat Opioid Epidemic by Changing Healthcare Policy

Anita Gupta, DO, PharmD, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, co-authored an opinion piece for The Hill on April 5 about how changes to health care policy can help to combat the opioid epidemic.

Will Open Payments Be a Casualty of the ACA Repeal?

Genevieve Pham-Kanter, PhD, assistant professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a Jan. 19 Modern Healthcare piece about whether the requirement that doctors disclose gifts from drug companies will go away with a repeal of the Affordable Care Act.

Health Care in 2017: Is Chaos in Store?

Robert Field, PhD, JD, professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and Kline School of Law, wrote a column for the Jan. 8 Philadelphia Inquirer about how uncertainty tied to politics are making it difficult for medical professionals and insurers to plan ahead.

Why Invest in Public Health? The Life You Save Could Be Your Own

Rosie Mae Henson, a project manager in the Dornsife School of Public Health, wrote a post on the “Health Cents” blog Dec. 29 on Philly.com making the case for how important it is to invest in public health in the United States.

What Trump's Win Could Mean for Obamacare Insurance Coverage

Robert Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Nov. 10 Philadelphia Daily News article about the future of the Affordable Care Act under president-elect Donald Trump. He also authored a post for his blog on Philly.com on the topic.