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U.S. News & World Report - Flatten the Mental Health Curve
April 17, 2020 - 12:00am

Suzan Song, MD, PhD, MPH, associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, penned an op-ed for U.S. News & World Report about the need to appropriately provide mental health care during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Washington Post - Young People Told to Stay at Home Amid Coronavirus, But Where is Home?
April 17, 2020 - 12:00am

Daniel Lieberman, MD, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, spoke to The Washington Post, for an article discussing where younger adults are opting to spend quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Elemental - Are Antibacterial Soaps More Effective Than Regular Soap?
April 16, 2020 - 12:00am

Adam Friedman, MD, interim chair of the Department of Dermatology, spoke to Medium's science publication, Elemental, for an article on the difference between antibacterial soap and regular soap.

WTOP - False Negatives in Coronavirus Testing are Unavoidable But Rare
April 15, 2020 - 12:00am

Gary Simon, MD, PhD, chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases and Walter G. Ross Professor of Clinical Research, spoke to WTOP for an article on the accuracy of COVID-19 testing.

Healthline - How Sheltering in Place Could Be Throwing Your Skin Out of Balance
April 15, 2020 - 12:00am

Adam Friedman, MD, interim chair of the Department of Dermatology, spoke to Healthline for an article discussing the impact sheltering in place can have on skin.

NBC4 - DC Couple Skips Honeymoon to Help Health Care Workers During Pandemic
April 15, 2020 - 12:00am

Yuan James Rao, MD, assistant professor of radiology, spoke to NBC4 for a segment on how he and Destie Provenzano, a PhD candidate in the GW Department of Biomedical Engineering, canceled their honeymoon due to the COVID-19 pandemic and joined...

WUSA9 - GW Professor Creates Mental Health Hotline for First Responders Amid Pandemic
April 13, 2020 - 12:00am

Suzan Song, MD, PhD, MPH, associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, spoke to WUSA9 about the physician hotline she developed with colleagues for first responders who need to speak to a mental health professional during the COVID-...

AAMC - Coping with sickness and stress
April 10, 2020 - 12:00am

Malika Fair, MD, clinical associate professor of emergency medicine, spoke with AAMC News for an article on how clinicians are dealing with the emotional and physical toll during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Hospitals in Focus - Life on the Front Lines of COVID-19
April 10, 2020 - 12:00am

James Phillips, MD, assistant professor of emergency medicine, spoke with the podcast Hospitals in Focus for an episode on being an ER physician on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The New York Times - Feeling Scatterbrained? Here’s Why.
April 9, 2020 - 12:00am

Pooja Lakshmin, MD, clinical assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, was quoted by The New York Times for an article on why we can feel scatterbrained during times of stress and uncertainty and ways to cope.