Department Highlights

The Associated Press interviewed Karin Michels,

Los Angeles offers virus tests to all, still has unused kits

The Associated Press interviewed Karin Michels, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor and chair of the Department of Epidemiology, about the COVID-19 testing program offered by the City of Los Angeles.


CNN Coronavirus Pandemic

“Data needs to lead the way, not opinion”

CNN interviewed Anne Rimoin, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology and director of the Fielding School’s UCLA Center for Global and Immigrant Health, about the status of the U.S. federal government’s response to the pandemic in a week where American deaths reached 180,000. 

The Los Angeles Times interviewed Dr. Robert Kim-Farley

A 2020 timeline: This is how California could reopen, from restaurants and schools to offices and sports

The Los Angeles Times interviewed Dr. Robert Kim-Farley, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor-in-residence of epidemiology and community health sciences, on a possible timeline for relaxing physical distancing restrictions in California.