In the Media

A selection of media items or involving Department of Population Health faculty members.



January 09, 2013

Exposure to a chemical once used widely in plastic bottles and still found in aluminum cans appears to be associated with a biomarker for higher risk of heart and kidney disease in children and adolescents, according to an analysis of national survey data by Leonardo Trasande, MD, and Howard Trachtman, MD, published in the online issue of Kidney International, a Nature publication.


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January 09, 2013

New research shows more potential health dangers of BPA for children and teenagers. New research by Leonardo Trasande, MD, shows a possible link between BPA exposure in children to a higher risk for heart and kidney problems later in life.


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December 06, 2012

A JAMA editorial by Mark Schwartz, MD, discusses the need for more primary care physicians and the opportunities Congress has to help close the gap.


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August 15, 2012

Joshua Lee, MD, discusses the nature of opioid drug use in this article about a former football player.


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August 04, 2012

Gary Kalkut, MD, MPH, and Donald E. Casey, Jr., MD, MPH, MBA, Join the Department of Population Health.


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