Department Highlights


What Do We Know – and Need to Know - About Monkeypox?

UCLA Newsroom interviewed Dr. Anne Rimoin, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health professor of epidemiology and the Gordon-Levin Endowed Chair in Infectious Diseases and Public Health, about the global outbreak of monkeypox.


Covid-19 Vaccine Distribution

2023 U.S. News & World Report Rankings Recognize UCLA Fielding School of Public Health in Top 10

U.S. News & World Report’s 2023 list of the Best Public Health Schools ranks the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health (UCLA Fielding) tenth for a second year in a row. The rankings account for 195 U.S. schools and programs of public health accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health.

Website Honors Dr. Elizabeth Stern’s Pioneering
Contributions to Cervical Cancer Research

Dr. Elizabeth Stern (1915-1980) was an important contributor to the fields of cytopathology and epidemiology. Her research defined the earliest stage of cervical cancer development, known as cervical dysplasia2, and demonstrated the systematic progression of cells from this stage to invasive cancer [1]. Dr. Stern was honored with the UCLA Woman of Science Award for her research regarding the link between high estrogen levels in birth control pills and cervical cancer in 1968.