We are excited to announce 5 new podcasts now available on the excellent and timely COVID-19 Conversations podcast by Dr. O'Connell. Pick your favorite below or listen to all of them. Don't forget to subscribe so you don't miss any updates.

APR 13, 2020
MEDICINE: Fox News Reaction, COVID Testing, and Reopening Society | Rishi Desai, MD, MPH
Recorded April 8, 2020. In this episode Dr. O’Connell is joined by Dr. Rishi Desai from Osmosis and recent Fox News fame. They discuss hot topics such as testing and re-opening the country and the economy. They also discuss Osmosis' mission to increase the number of health care workers to address the increased demand by raising the line.

APR 12, 2020
Weekly Update 4: Conditions That Increase Your Risk with COVID-19 Infection | Ted O'Connell, MD
In this episode, Dr. O’Connell discusses comorbidities that may increase your risk of having severe symptoms if infected with COVID-19. Such conditions include: diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, COPD, and more. Risk is also increased if you are a smoker.

APR 11, 2020
SCIENCE: COVID-19 Vaccine Development for Pregnant Women, Infants, and Children | Sallie Permar, MD, PhD
The interview in this episode was recorded on March 30, 2020. In the episode, Dr. Ted O'Connell and Dr. Sallie Permar discuss various aspects of COVID-19 vaccine development for traditionally vulnerable groups such as pregnant women, infants, and children. Dr. Permar provides insight into what coronavirus vaccine development looks like now and what it may become in the future.

APR 8, 2020
MENTAL HEALTH: The Psychology of Toilet Paper Hoarding, Fear, and Anxiety | Mitchell Houston, PhD
This interview was originally recorded on March 29, 2020. In this episode, Dr. O’Connell talks with Dr. Houston about herd mentality and how fear and anxiety are affecting people’s emotions and actions during the coronavirus pandemic.

APR 6, 2020
MENTAL HEALTH: How the Pandemic Has Affected Mental Health, Anxiety, and Depression | Nicholas Nissen
In this episode, Dr. Ted O’Connell and Nick Nissen discuss the mental health concerns that have been arising in the wake of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.
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