Title

21st Symposium on COVID-19: What Have We Learned? How Can We Use What We Have Learned?

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Presentation

Publication Date

8-23-2022

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Twenty-first (21st) COVID-19 Symposium

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Abstract

OPENING REMARKS AND MODERATOR: by Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A. Chancellor/CEO, New York Medical College, Professor of Radiation Oncology, Pediatrics and History | Provost for Biomedical Affairs, Touro University | The Miriam Popack Chair in Biomedical Ethics After the Holocaust

THE COVID-19 VIRUS KEEPS MUTATING. HOW DO SCIENTISTS DESIGN VACCINES TO KEEP UP WITH THE MUTATIONS? by Chandra Shekhar Bakshi, DVM, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, New York Medical College

THERE'S A NEW VACCINE AVAILABLE: NOVAVAX. HOW DOES IT COMPARE TO THE OTHER THREE ALREADY AVAILABLE? by Ted Barrett, Ph.D. Senior Director, Pharmacology, Lovelace Biomedical Research Institute

IT ALL STARTED WITH A COW: A VERY BRIEF HISTORY OF VACCINES AND VACCINOLOGY by Edward C. Halperin, M.D., M.A. Chancellor/CEO, New York Medical College, Professor of Radiation Oncology, Pediatrics and History | Provost for Biomedical Affairs, Touro University | The Miriam Popack Chair in Biomedical Ethics After the Holocaust

THE PATIENT HAS A POSITIVE COVID-19 TEST AND IS SYMPTOMATIC. SHOULD THEY RECEIVE A PRESCRIPTION FOR NIRMATRELVIR/RITONAVIR (PAXLOVID), MOLNUPIRAVIR (LAGEVRIO), MONOCLONAL ANTIBODIES, OR FOR REST AND CHICKEN SOUP? by Marisa A. Montecalvo, M.D. Medical Director, Health Services, New York Medical College | Infectious Disease Specialist

DEAR DR. AMLER, IT'S TIME FOR THE ADVICE YOU DISPENSE EVERY SUMMER: WHAT DOES A PARENT NEED TO KNOW BEFORE SENDING THE CHILDREN BACK TO SCHOOL THIS FALL DURING THE PANDEMIC? ALSO, WHAT ABOUT AFTER-SCHOOL ACTIVITIES LIKE SOCCER OR DANCE CLASS? by Robert Amler, M.D., MBA Dean, School of Health Sciences and Practice, Vice President for Government Affairs, New York Medical College | Former Regional Health Administrator, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services | Former Medical Epidemiologist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Q&A: Hosted by Alan Kadish, M.D. Cardiologist | President, Touro University | President, New York Medical College

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