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ABC7 - Virtual Visits are the 'New Language of Care' for Physicians
April 29, 2020 - 12:00am

Adam Friedman, MD, interim chair of the Department of Dermatology, spoke with WJLA-ABC7 for a segment on the increased use of telemedicine amid social distancing concerns.

Romper - Kids Afraid Of Face Masks Just Need Some Extra Reassurance, Experts Say
April 27, 2020 - 12:00am

Kelsey Borner, PhD, assistant professor of anesthesiology and critcal care medicine, spoke to Romper about how parents can help reassure children who are afraid to wear face masks.

WHDH - Are Americans Poisoning Themselves to Kill COVID-19?
April 27, 2020 - 12:00am

Michael Knight, MD, assistant professor of medicine, spoke with WHDH (Boston) for a segment on the increased calls to poison control after exposure to harsh chemicals used to disinfect areas around the home to protect from COVID-19.

ABC7 - Emergency Room Doctors Seeing Increase of Children Falling Out of Windows Since Quarantine
April 27, 2020 - 12:00am

Sadiqa Kendi, MD, assistant professor of pediatrics, spoke to WJLA-ABC7 for a segment on an increase of children getting injured by falling out of windows while at home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

NBC News - Coronavirus School Closures Means Kids Are Missing More Than Class. Here's How to Help
April 26, 2020 - 12:00am

Suzan Song, MD, PhD, MPH, associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, authored an op-ed for NBC News about how parents can help their children adjust to school closures and being home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Doyenne - Amazing Grace
April 24, 2020 - 12:00am

Katrina Hawkins, MD, assistant professor of anesthesiology and critical care medicine, penned an article about her experience as an ICU physician during the COVID-19 pandemic.

WUSA9 - DIY Remedies Like Blowing a Hairdryer at Your Nostrils Won't Protect Against Coronavirus
April 24, 2020 - 12:00am

Sanjay Maggirwar, PhD, chair of the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine, spoke to WSUA9 for a segment on the efficacy of some DIY remedies to protect against coronavirus.

DCist - Washingtonians Are Having Bizarre Quarantine Dreams
April 22, 2020 - 12:00am

Daniel Z. Lieberman, MD, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, spoke to DCist for an article on why people are having intense, vivid dreams while in quarantine due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Hill - Coronavirus Stories From the Frontline: One Week in America's Battle
April 21, 2020 - 12:00am

James Phillips, MD, assistant professor of emergency medicine, spoke to The Hill for an article profiling various health care workers on the frontline of the COVID-19 pandemic and their experiences with the virus.

The Health Care Blog - Provide Emotional Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Physicians Facing Psychological Trauma From the COVID-19 Crisis
April 21, 2020 - 12:00am

Suzan Song, MD, PhD, MPH, associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, penned an op-ed for The Health Care Blog about the need not only medical supplies for health care providers, but also emotional PPE against the psychological...