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AARP - Unusual Symptoms of COVID-19 You Need to Know About
May 13, 2020 - 12:00am

Neal Sikka, MD, associate professor of emergency medicine, spoke with AARP for an article about the uncommon symptoms of COVID-19 that people should know about.

The Washington Post - Region’s Hospitals are Now Ready to Handle an Expected COVID-19 Surge On One Condition
May 11, 2020 - 12:00am

Bruno Petinaux, MD, chief medical officer at GW Hospital and clinical associate professor of emergency medicine, spoke with The Washington Post for an article on the COVID-19 response in D.C., Maryland, and Virginia, and how the regions hospitals...

C-SPAN - COVID-19 and Excess Deaths and Next Steps in the Response
May 7, 2020 - 12:00am

Gary Simon, MD, PhD, director of the Division of Infectious Diseases and Walter G. Ross Professor of Clinical Research, spoke with C-SPAN's Washington Journal Primtime about COVID-19 updates and next steps in the response.

CNN - Why Memorial Day is Crucial in the COVID-19 Fight
May 7, 2020 - 12:00am

Jennifer Lee, MD, clinical associate professor of emergency medicine, authored an article for CNN about the importance of effective communication and coordination in reopening the country from the pandemic.

PAEA - Board Member Reamer Bushardt Testifies at COGME Hearing
May 6, 2020 - 12:00am

Reamer Bushardt, PharmD, PA-C, senior associate dean for health sciences and professor of physician assistant studies, recently testified at a panel hosted by the Council on Graduate Medical Education discussing ways to protect...

WUSA9 - Face Masks: When to Wear Them Outside
May 4, 2020 - 12:00am

Michael Knight, MD, assistant professor of medicine, spoke to WUSA9 for a segment on best practices for wearing face masks and when you should wear one.

WTOP - Advice for Heart Patients Who May Be Particularly Vulnerable to COVID-19
May 4, 2020 - 12:00am

William Borden, MD, chief quality and population health officer and associate professor of medicine, spoke with WTOP for an article on COVID-19 and how it impacts patients with heart health concerns.

The Washington Post - Tips on Alleviating Face Masks’ Rashes and Skin Irritations
May 3, 2020 - 12:00am

Adam Friedman, MD, interim chair of the Department of Dermatology, spoke with The Washington Post for an article on how to alleviate skin irritation caused by wearing face masks.

ABC News - 9 Ways to Boost Your Mental Health as the Coronavirus Pandemic Continues
May 1, 2020 - 12:00am

Pooja Lakshmin, MD, clinical assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, shared tips with ABC News for how to boost mental health as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

ABC News - Some Children with COVID-19 are Experiencing Symptoms Similar to Kawasaki Disease
April 29, 2020 - 12:00am

Michael Bell, MD, professor of pediatrics, spoke with ABC News for an article about some children who test positive for COVID-19 also experiencing symptoms for Kawasaki disease, a rare inflammatory syndrome typically affecting children under the...