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Mahtab Jafari, University of California Irvine – student stress and mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic

NPR/The Academic Minute, Nov. 10, 2021

November 10, 2021

Mahtab Jafari, University of California Irvine – student stress and mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic

The pandemic has taken a toll on mental health. Mahtab Jafari, professor in the school of pharmacy & pharmaceutical sciences at the University of California, Irvine, explores the effects. … “A team of researchers at UCI conducted a survey study on about 600 students from UCI and UCLA. What we learned from this work can help us to only be more prepared should another epidemic or pandemic take place but to also help our students now.”