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UCI epidemiologist Karen Edwards, PhD, is profiled

Kren Edwards, PhD, chair of the Department of Epidemiology, is featured in the leadership profile series at the 2018 annual meeting for the American Society of Human Genetics (FULL VIDEO)

UCI epidemiologist discusses household pollution with CNBC

“Health-based discussions have to be based on peer-reviewed science,” said Rufus D. Edwards, a professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the University of California, Irvine, who has extensively assessed the health and climate impacts of stoves, including in studies for the Environmental Protection Agency. “If it’s a political standard, so be it, but don’t call it healthy.” (READ MORE)

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Traffic's true toll

UC Irvine medical researchers use Southern California's crowded freeways to explore the health effects of vehicle exhaust

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UC Irvine joins historic effort against breast cancer

Largest study of its kind is launched to improve detection, treatment and survivors' quality of life

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Stopping the spread of infectious disease

Millions worldwide could benefit from UC Irvine research on viral and bacterial illnesses