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Commentary: Your climate and air depend on clean fuels
March 30, 2021 | Northwest Asian Weekly | Featured: References two air pollution studies led by DEOHS researchers View

89% of King County residents are wearing masks in public, UW study finds
March 29, 2021 | KING-5 News | Featured: Martin A. Cohen, Marissa Baker View

UW-led digital maps show disparities in climate impacts
March 29, 2021 | UW Daily | Featured: DEOHS research consultant Esther Min View

Seattle Restaurant Week returns for the second time during the pandemic — here’s how to navigate it with COVID-19 cases again on the rise
March 27, 2021 | Seattle Times | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Seattle restaurants can now increase seating capacity to 50%, but some restaurateurs say they’re waiting
March 22, 2021 | Seattle Times | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Washington ‘HEAL’ Act would steer key state agencies toward environmental justice
March 22, 2021 | KNKX | Featured: Washington Environmental Health Disparities map developed by DEOHS and our partners View

Disaster planners face a new normal: simultaneous catastrophes
March 20, 2021 | Forbes | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

As Republicans shun vaccines, Congress toils to return to normal
March 19, 2021 | New York Times | Featured: Marissa Baker View

‘A turning point’: UW Population Health Initiative’s pandemic grants changed how the university works
March 19, 2021 | UW News | Featured: Edward Kasner View

U.S. Global Change Research Program Should Shift Focus to Preparing for and Avoiding Worst Potential Consequences of Climate Change, Says New Report
March 16, 2021 | National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine | Featured: Kristie L. Ebi View

DOH, UW announce tool to help improve environmental health equity
March 15, 2021 | Washington State Wire | Featured: Jeremy J Hess View

Is it really time to roll back gathering restrictions? Some experts are optimistic about WA moving to Phase 3
March 12, 2021 | KUOW | Featured: Gerard A. Cangelosi View

Seattle uses UW mapping tool developed for equitable vaccine dispensation
March 5, 2021 | UW Daily | Featured: Edmund Y. W. Seto View

Community groups call for more equitable COVID-19 vaccine distribution for people with limited English, technology access
March 4, 2021 | International Examiner | Featured: COVID-19 vaccine mapping tool developed by DEOHS View

Elders of color face major hurdles getting COVID vaccine
March 4, 2021 | South Seattle Emerald | Featured: Edmund Y. W. Seto View