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Center for Health & Wellbeing
Dec 8, 2016
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New data released by the National Center for Health Statistics show that life expectancy for Americans declined last year for the first time in over two decades.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Dec 6, 2016
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Keith Wailoo has been featured on the podcast's new three-part series on medical history and mistakes.

Morgan Kelly
Nov 21, 2016
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New research co-authored by Bryan Grenfell and published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences finds that the only sure method of controlling measles among schoolchildren is to maintain very high vaccination rates.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Nov 9, 2016
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Uwe Reinhardt appeared during a segment of Bloomberg's presidential election coverage to discuss the potential implications for health policy.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Nov 9, 2016
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Following the election of President-elect Donald Trump, Heather Howard commented in an article for NJ.com on the future of the Affordable Care Act.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Nov 7, 2016
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Janet Currie will serve with a group of leading health care researchers as part of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Alliance for Health Research, which will promote collaboration in order to improve the health of Americans.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Nov 3, 2016
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In a new piece for Health Affairs Blog, Heather Howard and Dan Meuse explain the current status and issues to watch with regard to State Innovation Waivers available under the Affordable Care Act.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Oct 27, 2016
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Heather Howard will serve on the Advisory Committee for a Catalyst for Payment Reform initiative investigating the impact of health care payment reform models that have been implemented across the country.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Oct 24, 2016
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Heather Howard recently appeared on NJTV to discuss the current status of the Affordable Care Act, its impact on New Jersey, and what might be in store for the future of health policy.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Oct 20, 2016
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Angus Deaton appeared on the BBC Business Daily program to discuss economic issues and his research in the context of the upcoming presidential election.



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