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USA Today - 'Silent Spreaders' of COVID-19

Roberta DeBiasi, MD, professor of pediatrics, spoke to USA Today for an article on growing evidence that children are not immune to COVID-19 and may even play a larger role in community spread than previously thought.

The Washington Post - Experts Are Cheering Michelle Obama's Openness About Hot Flashes
August 20, 2020 Faculty in the Media

Julia Frank, MD, Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, spoke to The Washington Post about the stigma around talking about menopause.

NBC News - Students Heading Back to College Face a Return to COVID-19 Risk Factors

Suzan Song, MD, PhD, MPH, associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, penned an op-ed for NBC News on the risk factors college students face heading back to campus.

August 17, 2020 Health Sciences News

The Department of Physician Assistant Studies (PAS) at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) is hitting the airways with a new podcast.

Alberto Bosque, PhD, MBA, assistant professor of microbiology, immunology, and tropical medicine, and his research team published in PLOS Pathogens finding a multiple sclerosis drug may be used to block HIV infection and reduce the latent reservoir.

Fox News - Two Coronavirus Patients in China Test Positive for Virus Months After Recovering

Gary Simon, MD, PhD, Walter G. Ross Professor of Clinical Research and director of the Division of Infectious Diseases, spoke to Fox News about two coronavirus patients who tested positive for the virust months after recovering.

The Washington Post - FAQ: How to Care for Your Face Mask

Michael Knight, MD, assistant professor of medicine, spoke to The Washington Post for an article on how to properly care for and clean different types of face masks.

InsideClimate News - Covid-19 Will Be Just 'One of Many' New Infectious Diseases Spilling Over From Animals to Humans

Hana Akselrod, MD, assistant professor of medicine, spoke to InsideClimate News about climate change's role in the increased spread of zoonotic diseases in recent decades.