Drinking Water and Lead Service Lines: Partnering to Protect Public Health

Join us for a discussion focused on lead service line replacement within the broader context of tackling all sources of lead. The event will address the health risk of lead service lines, the role of public health professionals in the replacement process, and the importance of effective partnerships between public health agencies and water utilities to develop creative solutions.

Let’s Meat in the Kitchen: Preventing the Spread of Antibiotic Resistance through Safe Handling of Meat and Poultry Products

Dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria spread from farms to people through a number of different ways But there are steps you can take to protect yourself. In this video, Dr. Lance Price shows you how you can keep yourself and your family safe from exposure to antibiotic-resistant bacteria that may be present on meat and poultry products.

11 Ways to Reduce your Holiday Carbon Footprint

We’ve compiled 11 ways for people who are concerned about their environmental footprint to make seasonal celebrations more sustainable.

The “When I Was Your Age … ” Guide to Health Care Conversations

In order to facilitate intergenerational conversations about health care, the MPH@GW program developed this graphic to offer insight into the historical, social, economic and political context over the last century or so.

Understanding Medicare for All

Since Senator Bernie Sanders proposed his plan for Medicare for All in mid-September, more than 16 Democrat senators have voiced their support for a single-payer system. Professor Sara Rosenbaum discusses what “single-payer” actually means, and the questions we should be asking about it.

Can We Combat the Opioid Epidemic Without Obamacare?

In August President Trump said he was preparing to officially declare the opioid crisis a national emergency. Just a day earlier, he was criticizing Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for failing to repeal the ACA. But can states address the opioid epidemic without support from Medicaid expansion?