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UCLA receives grant to study best practices for safe return to school

KCBS, July 3, 2021

July 3, 2021

UCLA receives grant to study best practices for safe return to school

A UCLA research team has been awarded a $3 million grant from the U.S. National Institutes of Health to study how to increase COVID-19 testing access for a safe return to school, particularly for underserved populations. … The study’s team includes … Dr. Dan Cooper, [professor, school of medicine] and Dr. Andrew Penner, [professor of sociology], with UC Irvine.