Kathryn Stephenson, MD, MPH (Center for Virology & Vaccine Research, BIDMC) discusses the recent call for the creation of an independent commission separate from the FDA to review data from coronavirus vaccine trials.
Known as “long-haulers,” these patients call for more research, especially in the Boston area.
John Torous, MD (Psychiatry, BIDMC) discusses the rise of digital medicine during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Researchers at BIDMC and Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health quantified COVID-19′s disproportionate toll on Black and Latinx communities in Massachusetts and explored the extent to which other demographic factors explain racial and ethnic gaps.
The pandemic produced a ’perfect storm’ of factors for communities of color.
Alexa B. Kimball, MD, MPH (President & CEO, Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians at BIDMC) discusses how hospitals are preparing for a potential second surge of COVID-19, and why colder months present more of a challenge in terms of social distancing.
Alexa B. Kimball, MD, MPH (President & CEO, Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians at BIDMC) and other healthcare professionals put together a checklist of what Massachusetts still needs to prepare for a potential second surge of COVID-19 cases.
Dan Barouch, MD, PhD (Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, BIDMC) discusses how we might develop immunity to COVID-19, noting that it would take time.
Dan Barouch, MD, PhD (Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, BIDMC) discusses the first documented case of COVID-19 reinfection.