Title

COVID-19 as of February 18, 2021: What Have We Learned? How Can We Use What We Have Learned?

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

2-18-2021

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Tenth (10th) COVID-19 Symposium

Streaming Media

Abstract

PROGRAM

OPENING REMARKS:

Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A.
Chancellor and CEO, Professor of Radiation Oncology, Pediatrics and History, New York Medical College | Provost for Biomedical Affairs, Touro College and University System

THE BASIC SCIENCE OF COVID-19

HOW DOES SARS-COV-2 MUTATE AND WHY DOES IT MATTER IF IT DOES?

by Chandra Shekhar Bakshi, DVM, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, New York Medical College

WILL MUTATION OF THE VIRUS AFFECT PLANS FOR VACCINATION? WHAT DO WE NEED TO KNOW ABOUT NEW VACCINES THAT MAY BE COMING ON-LINE SOON?

by Kathleen DiCaprio, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

PUBLIC HEALTH AND THE PANDEMIC

WHAT HAS THE PANDEMIC EXPOSED REGARDING FOOD INSECURITY IN AMERICA?

by Denise C. Tahara, Ph.D., M.Phil, MBA
Associate Professor of Health Policy and Management, Department of Public Health, School of Health Sciences and Practice, New York Medical College

WHAT I'VE LEARNED ABOUT MANAGING A MASS VACCINATION PROGRAM ... AND SOMETIMES WHAT I WISHED I HADN'T LEARNED. A CONVERSATION WITH:

Renee Garrick, M.D.
Professor of Clinical Medicine, New York Medical College | Vice Dean, Westchester Medical Center

and

John Pellicone, M.D., FACP, FCCP, FAACVPR
Chief Medical Officer, NYC Health & Hospitals/Metropolitan

MODERATOR:

Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A.
Chancellor and CEO, Professor of Radiation Oncology, Pediatrics and History, New York Medical College | Provost for Biomedical Affairs, Touro College and University System

Q&A:

Hosted by Alan Kadish, M.D.
Cardiologist | President, Touro College and University System | President, New York Medical College

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