At an interprofessional student-led event, volunteers from the UCI Program in Public Health, the Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing, the School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, and the Student Health Center provided flu shots to nearly 400 undergraduate and graduate students in a three-day, pop-up clinic at Anteater Plaza.
“The numbers are stable, kind of more of the same.” (Featuring: Noymer, Andrew)
“In rural counties, population density ought to be a protective factor, but we’ve seen time and time again that rural locations are not spared. They might get hit later, but they can get hit hard." (Featuring: Noymer, Andrew)
"It's in the very, very early days right now and we really don't have a lot of good information to go on." (Featuring: Souleles, David)
Older undocumented immigrants are at higher risk of repeat hospitalizations, according to a 2019 University of California, Irvine study that revealed the disparities between undocumented immigrants and insured patients in California. (Featuring: Ro, Annie)
“Distinctly underwhelming in terms of any conclusions about the efficacy of cord-blood products or stem-cell products for autism.” (Featuring: Turner, Leigh)
People in power decide who lives and dies, “who matters and who does not, who is disposable and who is not,” (Featuring affiliated faculty: Goodwin, Michele)
"We know that viruses mutate to survive—and Omicron is likely one of many variants that we will see in the months (and even years) to come." (Featuring: Edwards, Karen)
To expand its research initiatives, the UCI Program in Public Health has appointed its inaugural associate dean of research, David B. Richardson, PhD.
“If people are concerned about this, they should be reconstituting these measures on their own to reduce the spread to other people.” (Featuring: Edwards, Karen)