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Keeping up on COVID-19

COVID-19 Modeling

See our biostatisticians’ most current model depicting numbers in Los Angeles County.

Addressing vaccine hesitancy

Dr. Lourdes Baezconde Garbanati addresses the safety and efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines.

Improving population and public health - locally and globally

through high-impact, inter-disciplinary research and training future leaders

The next generation in population and public health

Join our students and alumni who are making a difference through efforts like transdisciplinary research, community outreach, program development, public health education and data management. From gathering and visualizing data to advocating for policies around human rights, addiction and equity, our programs train students to make a direct impact in Los Angeles and communities around the globe.

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