Inspired by the heroic lengths undertaken by hundreds of SPH staff members to ensure the School's research, education, and service mission in the midst of a global pandemic, for the first time, the School of Public Health is honoring exceptional staff members with Dean's Awards for their service to the School and to the field of public health. Congratulations to the winners of the 2021 Dean's Awards for Excellence!
Each year the School of Public Health honors exceptional faculty members with Dean's Awards for their service to the School and to the field of public health. Congratulations to the winners of the 2021 Dean's Awards for Faculty Excellence!
Brown physician-scholars Dr. Ashish Jha and Dr. Megan Ranney led a virtual course that featured national health and medicine experts and offered lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic while there’s still time to learn from them.
In this episode of the Ezra Klein Show, Dean of the School of Public Health Dr. Ashish Jha spoke on the importance of hope, and what the summer may look like as Americans continue to get vaccinated. Related coverage includes Dr. Jha's commentary on various coronavirus-related topics.
Forbes: “I thought it was largely right, if a little bit conservative,” said Dr. Ashish Jha, dean of the Brown University School of Public Health, on a Zoom press briefing this morning. Dr. Jha told reporters he thinks the guidance on what vaccinated people can do with other vaccinated people is “completely right,” and agreed it was “completely reasonable” to let vaccinated people visit with unvaccinated people who are at low risk of infection.
The Boston Herald: The pandemic is on its way toward turning a positive corner, according to Dr. Ashish Jha, dean of the Brown University School of Public Health, who expressed optimism about where the country stands. The following topics were addressed by Jha during a Thursday press briefing. Questions are paraphrased.
The New York Times: “It shows the insanity of having a health care system where literally the clinical diagnosis determines whether someone is going to get bankrupted,” said Dr. Ashish Jha, dean of the public health school at Brown University.
MSNBC: Dr. Ashish Jha, the Dean of the Brown University School of Public Health joins Andrea Mitchell to talk about why this is the wrong time to disregard public health guidelines and fully reopen states. He cites the high number of high risk people who are not yet vaccinated and the UK variant, which he expects will be the dominant covid-19 variant in the U.S. in a few weeks.
PBS NewsHour: Dean of the School of Public Health Dr. Ashish Jha testified in a hearing on the state of the country's COVID-19 response held by the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee.