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Dr. Scheffler was quoted in a January 2017 USA Today Magazine article about the future of the Affordable Care Act. The article explores the common ground and areas of agreement between Republicans and Democrats regarding health care reform in the more...
HealthcareITNews: The National Institutes of Health awarded $3.6 million, five-year grant to a University of California, Berkeley School of Public Health research team. Justin Remais, associate professor of environmental health sciences at UC more...
Healthcare Informatics: A recent study examining the adoption and use of health information technology by small primary care physician practices found that external incentives, such as those practices participating in pay-for-performance programs more...
The Denver Post: Bicyclists who roll through stop signs and red lights may infuriate drivers. But a “safety stop” bill in the state legislature would legalize the practice, and its supporters say it would make cycling in Colorado safer and more more...
The New York Times: Decades of research show that when resilient people work hard within a system that has not afforded them the same opportunities as others, their physical health deteriorates. At the University of California, Berkeley, the public- more...
The Indian Express: A new study is trying to find out if, in the wake of the Centre providing free LPG connections, rural households are breaking away from traditional cooking methods such as wood, cow dung or dry grass. Professor Kirk Smith, more...
Sf Chronicle: While it may be too early to see the impact of San Francisco’s soda tax, Berkeley’s initiative has already had success. A recent UC Berkeley study found the soda tax collected around $2 million from 2015 to 2016, and a poll found a 21 more...
SF Chronicle: Talk of replacing the Affordable Care Act is in the air. So what might the replacement look like? The California Affordable Care Act marketplace — known as Covered California — is a success that President-elect Donald Trump should look more...
Healio: A half-century of progress fighting schistosomiasis in China is being jeopardized by land-use patterns and landscape connectivity, which are expanding the range of the snails that host Schistosoma japonicum parasites, researchers said.  For more...
Jamie Robinson, professor of health economics in the School of Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley discusses the business opportunities that may arise from healthcare under Donald Trump and focuses on how to amplify the more...

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