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Faculty in the Media

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 Geographic
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.

January 31, 2020 - 12:00am

A. Yasmine Kirkorian, MD, assistant professor of dermatology, spoke to The New York Times for an article discussing how parents can treat eczema in their children.

January 24, 2020 - 12:00am

Richard Cytowic, MD, clinical professor of neurology, spoke to Medium for an article on what it's like to live with synesthesia.

January 21, 2020 - 12:00am

Adam Friedman, MD, interim chair of the Department of Dermatology, spoke to Reuters about a new study showing that active chemicals in sunscreen soak into the skin.

January 16, 2020 - 12:00am

Neelu Tummala, MD, clinical assistant professor of surgery, spoke to Healio Primary Care for an article on how climate change impacts health and what clinicians can do to curb the effects.

January 3, 2020 - 12:00am

Hal Frazier, MD, associate dean for graduate medical education and professor of urology, spoke to AAMC for an article on learning to practice gratitude to ward off burnout and rekindle their love of medicine.