News & Spotlights

New Drug Candidate May Be Effective Against 300 Drug-Resistant Bacteria (Healthline)
August 10, 2022 - Public Health News Spotlight

“Before the COVID-19 pandemic, antibiotic resistance was generally considered the number one challenge for public health,” (Featuring: Ogunseitan, Oladele)


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How colleges are preparing for a new public health threat: monkeypox (NPR)
August 06, 2022 - Public Health News Spotlight

"Instructors are encouraged to have a plan for such occurrences in advance," (Featuring: Souleles, David)


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Monkeypox is now a public health emergency. Here is what Coloradans need to know. (Rocky Mountain PBS)
August 05, 2022 - Public Health News Spotlight

"This is not going to blow up like COVID, but this outbreak is going to have legs," (Featuring: Noymer, Andrew)


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Is catastrophic news coverage fit for human consumption? (KCRW)
August 05, 2022 - Public Health News Spotlight

"Scientific data backs Ripley’s feelings. Since September 11, 2001, research psychologist Roxane Cohen Silver at UC Irvine, has studied repeated exposure to news about disasters." (Featuring: Cohen Silver, Roxane)


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In California, Abortion Could Become a Constitutional Right. So Could Birth Control. (KHN)
August 05, 2022 - Public Health News Spotlight

"Symbolically, what that meant is a kind of beacon of hope, that those places did exist, where one’s humanity could be regarded," (Featuring: Goodwin, Michele)


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Orange County makes monkeypox plans with uncertain vaccine supply (Spectrum News 1)
August 05, 2022 - Public Health News Spotlight

"People know their own bodies, so if there’s something that seems unusual, they should get tested for monkeypox and not take no for an answer," (Featuring: Noymer, Andrew)


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The next public health emergency (Axios)
August 05, 2022 - Public Health News Spotlight

"It’s absolutely welcome. It’s many weeks overdue, but it's the right move," (Featuring: Noymer, Andrew)


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State ‘Personhood’ Laws Threaten Embryonic Stem Cell Research (Bloomberg Law)
August 04, 2022 - Public Health News Spotlight

"To the extent that there are laws that are being proposed and enacted” can have a chilling effect" (Featuring: Goodwin, Michele)


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In California, Abortion Could Become a Constitutional Right. So Could Birth Control. (California Healthline)
August 04, 2022 - Public Health News Spotlight

"Symbolically, what that meant is a kind of beacon of hope, that those places did exist, where one’s humanity could be regarded," (Featuring: Goodwin, Michele)


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