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Crisis Response

Screenshot of CNBC article
March 7, 2020 - 12:00am

Michael Knight, MD, assistant professor of medicine, spoke to CNBC for an article on whether people should take extra precautionary measures when at the gym.

Screenshot of WUSA-9 video
March 4, 2020 - 12:00am

William Borden, MD, associate professor of medicine, spoke with WUSA9 for a segment on three things people should know about COVID-19.

Screenshot of Dr. Phillips' op-ed
March 3, 2020 - 12:00am

James Phillips, MD, assistant professor of emergency medicine, authored an op-ed for CNN on preparedness of health care professionals in the face of a coronavirus outbreak.

Screenshot of CBS article
March 3, 2020 - 12:00am

Sanjay Maggirwar, PhD, chair of the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine, spoke with CBS News for an article on whether homemade hand sanitizer is effective against viruses, such as COVID-19.

Screenshot of Washington Post Article
March 3, 2020 - 12:00am

Gary Simon, MD, PhD, Walter G. Ross Professor of Clinical Research and director of the Division of Infectious Diseases, spoke to The Washington Post for an article on when people with coronavirus symptoms should see medical attention.

Screenshot of New York Times article
March 3, 2020 - 12:00am

Amir Afkhami, MD, PhD, associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, spoke to The New York Times for an article discussing response to coronavirus in Iran.

Hearst TV - Coronavirus: Cutting Through the Fears to Find the Facts
February 27, 2020 - 12:00am

Gary Simon, MD, PhD, Walter G. Ross Professor of Clinical Research and director of the Division of Infectious Diseases, spoke to Hearst TV for a segment on coronavirus and what people need to know.

National Georgraphic - Here’s How to Avoid Getting Sick on a Cruise
February 14, 2020 - 12:00am

David Parenti, MD, director of the GW Traveler's Clinic and professor of medicine, spoke to National Geographic for an article on how to avoid getting sick on a cruise ship.