The DBEI distinctively brings together expertise in biostatistics, epidemiology and informatics, to advance population-health science.
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M. Kit Delgado, MD, MS, commented on evidence-based tips to help teens reduce distraction when driving.
The Delta variant of COVID-19 has caused an outbreak of coronavirus cases in the United States, raising questions about the efficacy of vaccines. But scientists such as Ricardo Castillo-Neyra, PhD, DVM, MSPH, say they are safe, they work, and, for now, it is better not to mix them.
Jeffrey Morris, PhD, unpacks just how inaccurate data misled the public: A widely shared paper—later retracted—incorrectly claimed that the Covid-19 vaccines produced almost as many deaths as lived saved.
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