Faculty Scholars in the News

Read our archive of media coverage featuring the innovative public health research, practice, advocacy, and education in which our Faculty Scholars are engaged.

January 2019

DAVID BROWN

A glass of wine a night may help heart failure patients live up to two years longer than those who abstain, study suggests
Daily Mail (UK) | January 5, 2019

Seniors with heart failure not harmed by moderate alcohol use
Reuters | January 2, 2019

GRAHAM COLDITZ

Simple touch-ups for your New Year
The St. Louis American | January 17, 2019

JOHN CONSTANTINO

Genetic tests for autism can sometimes change lives Spectrum/Scientific American | January 31, 2019

CHRISTINE EKENGA

Environmental Health study shows fast fashion’s negative effects Fashion Network | January 13, 2019

MAKEDONKA MITREVA

New acne treatment might spring from old one
HealthDay | January 3, 2019

JASON NEWLAND

Doctors share image to show germs no longer respond to the drugs that worked a decade ago
Daily Mail (UK) | January 21, 2019

 

THOMAS RODEBAUGH

Some people actually fear getting credit for their accomplishments 
Tonic/Vice | January 7, 2019

 

RACHEL SACHS

Drug makers resist pressure from Washington on prices 
CNN | January 3, 2019

House Democrats begin defense of Obamacare as the courts weigh in USA Today | January 9, 2019

 

SRIKANTH SINGAMANENI

Using bacteria to create a water filter that kills bacteria 
Water Online | January 22, 2019

 

February 2019

 

GERALD ANDRIOLE

Research shows new urine test could be more effective in detecting prostate cancer
Fox 2 News |  February 7, 2019

 

JOHN BAUGH

A call for unity among two states of the union 
Ebony | February 7, 2019

 

PRATIM BISWAS

Washington University engineering professor Pratim Biswas honored
St. Louis Post-Dispatch | February 18, 19

 

JASON BURNHAM

CDC grossly underestimating superbug death toll, researchers find
Becker’s Hospital Review | February 18, 2019

 

PATRICIA CAVAZOS-REHG

Teens are vaping more and more, even as many steer clear of other substances 
St. Louis Public Radio | February 19, 2019

 

JESSICA GOLD

Time’s up takes on sexual abuse and discrimination in healthcare 
InStyle/People | February 28, 2019

 

RICHARD GRUCZA

Alcohol problems grow as booze gets a bigger kick 
WebMD | February 14, 2019

 

SHANNON LENZE

STL Moms: Depression and pregnancy 
Fox 2 News | February 27, 2019

 

TIMOTHY MCBRIDE

Medicaid rolls fall in Missouri, Tennessee, worrying advocates for poor 
Kaiser Health News (NBC News) | February 6, 2019

Missouri officials defend drop in Medicaid enrollment 
St. Louis Post-Dispatch | February 15, 2019

 

DAVID PATTERSON Silver Wolf

‘Different face’ of addiction has led to ‘long overdue’ shift from criminal justice to public health
St. Louis Public Radio | February 4, 2019

 

MARY POLITI

Confusing and high bills for cancer patients add to anxiety and suffering 
The Conversation | February 13, 2019

 

LAURIE PUNCH

Missouri gun death rate among highest in the nation, CDC says
St. Louis Public Radio | February 9, 2019

 

HENRY ROEDIGER

Rethinking the name of a carnival icon: Putting the ‘bama’ back in ‘Slacabamarinico’
AL.com | February 3, 2019

 

RACHEL SACHS

House committee weighs drug pricing proposals 
Endpoints News | February 13, 2019

 

DENISE WILFLEY

A conversation with pediatric obesity researcher Denise Wilfley, PhD
Healio | February 19, 2019