Department Highlights


 
Ebola on the News

Ebola in Uganda

Anne Rimoin, professor of epidemiology and director of the Fielding School's Center for Global and Immigrant Health, was interviewed by BBC World News about the Ebola vaccine and Ebola in Uganda. 

 

Pills

Doxycycline prophylaxis promising for bacterial STI prevention

Healio covered a new study led by Dr. Jeffrey Klausner, adjunct professor of epidemiology, reporting that Doxycycline may be effective as a prophylaxis against syphilis and chlamydia.

 

Pregnancy-the scientist-news

Pregnant Moms’ Air Pollution Exposure May Affect Babies’ Health

Dr. Beate Ritz, professor of epidemiology and environmental health sciences, was quoted in an article by The Scientist about her research findings that pregnant women's exposure to pollutants may adversely affect their babies' health.