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Dr. Eva Harris from the University of California Berkeley School of Public Health was on the ground in Nicaragua when Zika hit. Working with Nicaraguan colleagues, she used an antibody test specific to Zika and determined that in just two to three more...
Growing consolidation among hospitals and doctors’ practices in California is linked to higher health insurance premiums and higher prices for specialty and primary care, according to a study by UC Berkeley researchers published Tuesday. “There’s a more...
Amani Allen (formerly Nuru-Jeter), PhD, MPH is Associate Professor of Epidemiology in the Community Health Sciences Department at the University of California Berkeley School of Public Health, where she studies race and socioeconomic health  more...
Alumnus Sir Michael Marmot's investigation looked at 18,000 civil servants in the British bureaucracy, and after ten years concluded that the lower people were placed in the hierarchy, the higher their mortality rate. Marmot called it “the status more...
  Ambrosia—the startup that injects the plasma of young people into those 35 and older—is looking to open up shop in New York City. Ambrosia shares its name with the mythical food associated with immortality. To date, the company has run clinical more...
The American Medical Association on Wednesday urged the U.S. Justice Department to block the proposed $69 billion tie-up between CVS Health and Aetna amid speculation that federal antitrust enforcers will not challenge the deal. Analysis was led by more...
The School of Public Health was mentioned in a Los Angeles Times article detailing UC Berkeley’s proposal to construct much-need student residence halls on People’s Park. The plan also calls for the creation of long-term supportive housing and more...
Using integrated care, better-coordinated care and palliative care can generate enough reductions in health spending to finance universal health coverage in the next few years, writes School of Public Health Professor Richard Scheffler in an Op-ed more...
Clinical Professor Emeritus John Swartzberg coauthored an article addressing the topic of employer provided health and wellness content for the March issue of California Broker. "In order to make good health decisions for themselves and their family more...
A report from the UC Berkeley Nicholas C. Petris Center on HealthCare Markets and Consumer Welfare and the center’s director, Richard Scheffler, that analyzed consolidation in the hospital, insurance and physician markets in California between 2010 more...

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