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Ms. Victoria Rodriguez, doctoral student in Public Health (Ph.D. concentration in Disease Prevention), awarded a prestigious "2019 Cancer Epidemiology Education in Special Populations Fellowship." - Public Health News Spotlight

CEESP fellows are selected from a national pool of applicants, and are funded through an NIH/NCI program to develop careers of public health students from all schools and programs of public health in the U.S. in the field of cancer epidemiology and cancer prevention and control.

Ms. Rodriguez will conduct research on “The Social Patterning of Uterine Cancer Treatment in the United States: Considerations for Health Equity and Long-Term Survival Outcomes” under the mentorship of Dr. Alana LeBron faculty member in Public Health and Chicano/Latino Studies; and Dr. Robert Bristow, Director of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology in the School of Medicine.

Publication: Beyond Debate - by Dr. Shahir Masri, Assistant Specialist in Air Pollution Exposure Assessment and Epidemiology, UCI Program in Public Health - Public Health News Spotlight

What if volcanoes are heating the planet?
Maybe solar cycles are to blame!
Isn’t carbon dioxide good for plants?

Beyond Debate is an effort to communicate climate science to the public in a simple and straight forward way, dispelling the misinformation that often surrounds the topic.

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