- August 30, 2021Learn more about the rapidly growing field of health administration from George Mason Department of Health Administration and Policy faculty and recent graduates.
- August 26, 2021Mengqi Li is a Master of Social Work student with a passion for social justice and advocating for the Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) community. She was recently accepted into the Council on Social Work Education’s (CSWE) Minority Fellowship Program, with a mission to reduce health disparities for racially and ethnically diverse populations through cultural competency training. Additionally, Li accepted a new position at Mason’s Center for Culture, Equity, and Empowerment (CCEE) as a graduate assistant within the Student Engagement for Racial Justice team.
- WAMU 88.5 (Washington, DC): Dr. Amira Roess comments on COVID transmission in schools, frequent testing and swiftly imposed mandates.August 25, 2021‘I’m Hoping That Everything Works Out’: Joy And Uncertainty At Annandale High School’s First Day Back. Roess starts at the 2 minute and 9-second mark.
- WAMU 88.5 (Washington, DC): Dr. Amira Roess comments on the pandemic surge as kids return to local classrooms.August 25, 2021The Pandemic Is Surging As Kids Return To Local Classrooms.
- WBFO 89.7 FM (local NPR affiliate in Buffalo, NY): Dr. JoAnn Lee is mentioned for being part of team studying child neglect.August 23, 2021What is child neglect? And how well do our response programs work?
- DCist: Dr. Amira Roess comments on coronavirus school-related outbreaks, fast-testing and contact tracing.August 19, 2021As Families Look To The Start Of School, COVID Cases Are At Levels We Haven’t Seen Since April.
- August 18, 2021UB social work researcher receives major grant to study child neglect.
- August 18, 2021Four new members have joined the College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) Advisory Board: Alison Ansher, district health director for Prince William Country; Anton Arbatov, vice president of revenue cycle management and compliance for SOC Telemed; Michael Fraser, chief executive officer at ASTHO; and Patricia Haresign, health and wellness coach and founder of Coaching Wellness for Life.
- August 18, 2021Thanks to the generosity of Michael von Fricken, professor of Global and Community Health, the One Health Scholarship will provide a selected graduate student with funding and/or support to pursue a research project relating to the One Health initiative.
- August 18, 2021COVID-19 boosters now available for some with compromised immune systems. Roess starts at the 2 minute and 40-second mark.
- Niagara Gazette (Niagara Falls, NY): Dr. JoAnn Lee is mentioned as part of a team studying the impact of child neglect.August 16, 2021UB researcher receives major grant to study child neglect.
- August 11, 2021Weight Loss Experts Say These Are the Best Ways to Lose Belly Fat for Good.
CHHS in the Media
- NPR: Dr. Amira Roess comments on the coronavirus, driven by the delta variant, and a plateau of case counts, hospitalizations, and death in the DC region.October 13, 2021
- DCist: Mason nursing student Josue Reyes-Larios helps vaccinate unsheltered community members in Fairfax County.October 7, 2021
- MDedge: Picks up UPI story with Dr. Martha Kubik’s comments on guidelines for screening sexually active women and pregnant people for chlamydia and gonorrhea.September 15, 2021
- UPI: Dr. Martha Kubik comments on guidelines stating that sexually active women and pregnant people age 24 years and younger should be screened for chlamydia and gonorrhea.September 15, 2021
- Medscape: Dr. Martha Kubik comments on guidelines stating that sexually active women and pregnant people age 24 years and younger should be screened for chlamydia and gonorrhea.September 14, 2021
CHHS In the George
- The Hill: Dr. Alison E. Cuellar writes opinion piece about reimagining post-COVID telehealth in medicine.March 24, 2021
- March 10, 2021
- WAVY-TV10 (local NBC affiliate in Portsmouth, VA): A study in which Mason researchers participated is cited in a story about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Dr. Amira Roess is quoted. Also on WFXR-TV (local Fox affiliate in Roanoke, VA).March 3, 2021
- Virginia First Lady Pamela Northam Visits COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic to Thank Front-Line Early Childhood Educators and Clinic OrganizersFebruary 23, 2021
- National Public Radio (Weekend Edition Sunday): Dr. Sapna Batheja discusses nutrition and the coronavirus pandemic. Also in Spokane Public Radio and other public radio news outlets.February 10, 2021