Population Health

Population Health

covid-19 vaccine in doctor's hand
December 11, 2020

Transparency and culturally appropriate communication are key to counteracting the hesitancy that could diminish the impact of a COVID-19 vaccine. 

Young man sits outside using laptop and headphones for telehealth session
December 8, 2020

As the pandemic surges, the urgency of adjusting to find the most useful approach to SUD treatment in a critical population is growing.

Man in hospital gown looks out room window
December 1, 2020

Research finding differential racial and ethnic health outcomes highlights the need for more intersectional approaches to clinical research and medicine.

A masked contact tracer wearing headset sits by computer and phone
December 2, 2020

Contact tracing can help stop the spread of communicable diseases — but public health officials should account for systemic inequities for it to be effective in the COVID-19 pandemic.

prescription pills and other substances
November 25, 2020

Opioid overdose deaths in youth increasingly involve cocaine and other substances rather than opioids alone, research finds.