Published on March 30, 2020
This is an audio program, hosted by Priya Menon and featuring panelists, Dr. Steven Pergam, Gary Peterson, Jack Aiello, Cynthia Chmielewski, and Yelak Biru.
COVID 19 is now a global pandemic.
The cases of coronavirus are increasing rapidly across the world with the count crossing 246,005 globally and increasing every day. The virus, which originated from China, has rapidly spread to about 160 countries. This is a critical time for information, support and reassurance that science and evidence can offer. We are talking to infectious disease expert Dr. Steven Pergam on where we stand and what to expect in terms of safety for immunocompromised patients, effectiveness of social distancing, preparing and responding to the pandemic in our daily lives.
Click above to listen and learn more about prevention, potential treatments and promising research.