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Students Establish Planetary Health Club (PHC)

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September 2021

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Dean Kitaw Demissie Quoted in New York Post about Issue of Overcrowding in NYC's High Schools Amid Pandemic

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September 2021

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Dean Kitaw Demissie and Epidemiology Faculty Dr. Janet Rosenbaum Quoted in BK Reader about NYC’s Plan for Reopening Schools Amid Surges in COVID Cases

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September 2021

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Dean Kitaw Demissie Quoted in The New York Times - "N.Y.C.’s Challenge: Keeping 1 Million Students Safe Amid Delta"

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August 2021

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MPH Student, Dr. Natalya Chernichenko, Publishes Op-Ed, “Let's Not Forget COVID's Lessons on Health Inequality” in MedPage Today

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August 2021

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The Op-Ed is part of an assignment for PUBH 5201. Read more about the course and access other MPH students' Op-Eds > 

Doctoral Epidemiology Students Involved in the United Nations 2021 International Youth Day Webinar

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August 2021

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Dr. Janet Rosenbaum Presents "Signal or Noise: Recanting in HIV Prevention Trials" at the 2021 Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM)

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August 2021

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DrPH Student, Claire Nurse, MPH, Presents "A Propensity Matched Study of Obesity and Diabetes: A COVID-19 Perspective" at the 2021 Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM)

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August 2021

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Dr. Christina Pardo Publishes Op-Ed, “The Danger Of Leaving Women and Mothers Out of Plans to Heal Haiti," in Blavity

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August 2021

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Dean Kitaw Demissie Says Large Disparities in Parts of NYC is Holding the City Back to Beat COVID-19

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August 2021

Read the full article "NO ACCESS: Vaccine Hard to Come By for Some Black New Yorkers" in New York Amsterdam News >

MPH Student, Michael Lane, Publishes Letter to the Editor, “Learn from Mistakes to Create Better Future” in Richmond Times-Dispatch

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August 2021

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The Op-Ed is part of an assignment for PUBH 5201. Read more about the course and access other MPH students' Op-Eds > 

MPH Student, Chelsey Moore, Publishes Op-Ed, “Grandma, Please Reconsider Your Decision Not to Get the COVID Vaccine” in The Dallas Morning News

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August 2021

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The Op-Ed is part of an assignment for PUBH 5201. Read more about the course and access other MPH students' Op-Eds > 

Dean Dr. Kitaw Demissie Weighs In On NYC's Recent Mandate for Unvaccinated Municipal Workers to Get Weekly Coronavirus Test

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July 2021

Read the full article "Is N.Y.C. Doing Enough to Slow 3rd Virus Wave? Experts Raise Doubts." in The New York Times >

Dean Dr. Kitaw Demissie Interviewed with New York Amsterdam News on Delta Variant in Areas with Low Vaccine Rates

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July 2021

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Dean Dr. Kitaw Demissie in The New York Times — "As Delta Spreads, Virus Cases in New York City Tick Up"

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July 2021

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Dr. Janet Rosenbaum's Research on School Suspension is 4th Most Cited Paper in Youth & Society Journal

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July 2021

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