Newsmax: The true origins of the coronavirus pandemic will be difficult to determine "until we have a truly independent assessment," from people who can directly interview scientists involved, Dr. Ashish Jha, the dean of the Brown University School of Public Health, told Newsmax Monday while commenting on an unclassified summary released last week.
The Providence Journal: As children, including his own, begin to return to the classroom, pandemic expert Dr. Ashish Jha expresses confidence that they and their teachers and support staff can be safe — provided school districts follow what he outlined Thursday as four requirements.
U.S. News and World Report: Dr. Ashish Jha, dean of Brown University's School of Public Health, recommends four policies for school districts across the country to follow to protect students and school personnel from COVID-19 this fall.
MSNBC: Dr. Ashish Jha, dean of the Brown University School of Public Health, talks with Rachel Maddow about why full FDA approval of the Pfizer Covid vaccine doesn't really matter so much at this point in the pandemic, except in people's minds, though hopefully that's enough to boost vaccine rates among some holdouts.
There's no doubt that the Food and Drug Administration will move to approve other COVID-19 vaccines now that it's given full approval for the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine, Dr. Ashish Jha, the dean of the Brown University School of Public Health, said on Newsmax Tuesday.
CNBC: Dean of the School of Public Health Dr. Ashish Jha warned about the toll of the pandemic as Covid deaths in the U.S. climb, but noted that the FDA's full approval of the Pfizer vaccine could convince enough people to get vaccination to stem the spread of the Delta variant.
CBS This Morning: The FDA is aiming to fully approve the Pfizer vaccine by Monday, according to a New York Times report. Dr. Ashish Jha, dean of Brown University School of Public Health, joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss.
Deseret News: More than 100 members of Congress signed and sent a bipartisan letter Tuesday asking the Food and Drug Administration when a vaccine will be available for children under 12, citing commentary from Dean of the School of Public Health Dr. Ashish Jha.
Boston Globe: Dean of the School of Public Health Dr. Ashish Jha said the COVID-19 outbreak in Provincetown, Massachusetts, "would have been a disaster" if not for the majority of tourists who said they were vaccinated.