Your Epidemiology Discussion Paper begins with you finding a public health/epidemiology media article (newspaper, magazine, Instagram/Facebook/Twitter post) from this past year that you found interesting.
Once you find this, you need to trace the article or posting back to the published peer review finding. Take time to select your media piece since you will be writing a paper on the topic.
If you are having trouble finding something, you can try some of these sources:
What if I can't access New York Times articles?
If you find an article but are blocked from reading it, copy the article title and paste it in the search box at the Gale Academic OneFile database to see the full article.
After locating the peer-reviewed article that your media piece was based upon, you'll be writing a paper based on the topic of that paper. You will need to search databases to locate more research articles on your topic.