Harvard Business Review by Sandro Galea, School of Public Health “Ironically, as congressional Republicans have been trying to replace the Affordable Care Act, the ACA’s popularity is at an all-time high, and the majority of Americans now believe that it is the federal government’s responsibility to provide health care for all Americans…” View full article.
Boston Globe quoting Michael Siegel, School of Public Health “There’s a story behind every firearm used in a crime…” Expert quote: “…it gives law enforcement the potential to interfere with trafficking and reduce the flow of guns into our communities.” View full article.
New York Magazine quoting Sandro Galea, School of Public Health “By now, you may have already heard the grim statistics behind what somehave termed the “Trump effect”: All across the country, hate crimes are on the rise…” Expert quote: “Given all we know about how racism can undermine health—its corrosive effect on communities, and the damage it can […]
WBUR interviewing Sara Bachman, School of Public Health “The Senate health care bill would leave millions of disabled children without Medicaid…” Listen to full interview.
Fortune by Sandro Galea, School of Public Health “The United States spends more on health than any other economically comparable country, yet sees a consistently mediocre return on this investment…” View full article.
Kaiser Health News quoting Meg Comeau, School of Public Health “Aidan Long is a 13-year-old in Kalispell, Montana, who has suffered seizures nearly every day for a decade…” Expert quote: “Absent those supports paid for by Medicaid, the only option many families will have is institutionalization.” View full article.
WJLA quoting Alan Sager, School of Public Health “It may be a couple more weeks before the Senate votes on an effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, but critics say measures Republicans are considering would fail to stem the growing cost of health care in the U.S. even if they bring insurance […]
Christian Science Monitor quoting Alan Sager, School of Public Health “As the chief medical officer at a downtown hospital, William Goodman has seen how opioid abuse can ravage a community…” Expert quote: “Slashing and burning Medicaid and saying the states will find the money is the most gargantuan case of buck-passing in the history of […]
Vox quoting Eugene Declercq, School of Public Health “Kristen Terlizzi woke up on July 16, 2014, in the intensive care unit at Stanford University to the news that the placenta connecting her to the child she’d just given birth to had spread like a cancer through her abdomen…” Expert quote: “The argument we make internationally is […]
New York Times quoting Jon Kingsdale, School of Public Health “Republicans say a big reason the Affordable Care Act needs to go is that it fosters weak competition and limited choice in insurance marketplaces…” Expert quote: “These areas are not going to be solved by a market, unless there is some magic internet substitute for […]