Healthcare May Be Hazardous To Political Health

Fox & Hounds Daily published an editorial by Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School and Doug Jeffe on how politicians must address health care among highly partisan constituents. The health care system, in America and in California, is far from perfect and a number of fixes and upgrades are clearly in order. Nationally…

Healthcare diversity program aims to educate, inspire future leaders

This summer, a group of students spent a day volunteering to cook lunch and sort clothes at the Downtown Women’s Center, an organization dedicated helping women overcome poverty and homelessness. The service activity helped them gain “a sense of the social determinants of health,” according to USC Price School of Public Policy Professor LaVonna Lewis,…

Dr. Mitchell Katz: Making a Difference through Health Policy (Full Video)

USC Schaeffer Center Quintiles Health Policy Seminar Series and the Bedrosian Price Research Collaborative Series.

The Bedrosian Center on Governance and the Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics invite you to hear Mitchell Katz, M.D., the Director of the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, speak as part of the Quintiles Seminar Series that features prominent academics, researchers, policy makers, and industry leaders to discuss prevalent and current themes in health, policy, and economics.

Awards to improve health

March 7, 2013
Bedrosian Faculty David Sloane and LaVonna Lewis have been awarded a Community Transformation Grant of $7,883,885 by the Community Health Councils to implement proven programmatic, policy, environmental, and infrastructure improvements which will affect approximately 479,000 residents living in Los Angeles, focusing on low-income, racial/ethnic minority communities.