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UMSOM COVID-19 Media Coverage

COVID-19 Video and Audio Media Coverage:

All Media Coverage

May 2020

Date Story Topic Faculty Featured Link
5/21 Stem cells tested as potential therapy at University of Maryland School of Medicine Sunjay Kaushal

Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun

5/20 Maryland expands testing to those without symptoms Jacques Ravel

Baltimore Sun

5/14 Inside the race to find a coronavirus vaccine Kirsten Lyke

SLATE

Slate Podcast

5/7 How to prevent more tragedies in nursing homes (op-ed) Mary-Claire Roghmann

 

Baltimore Sun

5/6 Launch of COVID-19 vaccine trial Katy Neuzil

Good Morning America

Good Morning America

5/5 Launch of COVID-19 vaccine trial Kathy Neuzil

Washington Post

Washington Post

5/5 Launch of COVID-19 vaccine trial Kirsten Lyke

Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun

5/5 Launch of COVID-19 vaccine trial Kirsten Lyke

Wall Street Journal

5/2 Inside Race to Develop COVID-19 Vaccine Wilbur Chen

Washington Post

Washington Post

5/1 Oral polio to prevent COVID-19 Robert Gallo

New York Times

New York Times

5/1 Infect volunteers with COVID-19? Myron Levine

STAT Logo

STAT News

5/1 Old drugs find new purpose Matt Frieman

 New York Times

New York Times 

April 2020

April 2020

Date Story Topic Faculty Featured Link
4/30 COVID-19 testing initiative Jacques Ravel

WYPR (NPR, Baltimore)

4/29  Remdezivir trial results  Kathy Neuzil 

CNN

CNN

4/25  Quarantine fatigue  Wilbur Chen 

Washington Post

Washington Post

4/24 Hydroxychloroquine trial for prevention Miriam Laufer

WJZ

WJZ

4/20 Antibody treatments may be best hope  Matt Frieman

Bloomberg

Bloomberg

4/19 Robotic technologies to increase COVID tests Jacques Ravel

Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun

4/19 Pregnant ER doctor treating COVID patients Elizabeth Clayborne

 

CNN

4/17 Exploring polio vaccine to prevent COVID Robert Gallo

CNN 

CNN

4/16 Infected patients without symptoms Richard Zhao

Voice of America banner

Voice of America

4/13 Coronavirus Q&A Matt Frieman

MPT

Maryland Public Television

4/13 Polio vaccine to prevent covid Robert Gallo

PBS

PBS

4/13 Polio vaccine to prevent covid Robert Gallo

Associated Press

4/10 New state funding for covid testing technologies Jacques Ravel

NBC4 Washington

4/10 New state funding for covid testing technologies  

 

Washington Post

4/10 Accuracy of antibody tests Anthony Harris

Wall Street Journal

4/10 Coronavirus treatments Robert Gallo

Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune

4/9 Covid-19 discussion Wilbur Chen

CSPAN

CSPAN

4/8 Novavax to start testing for vaccine Matt Frieman

New York Post

New York Post

4/7 Deep look into the coronavirus Robert Gallo

WYPR (NPR, Baltimore)

4/6 New regulations in nursing homes Mary Claire Roghmann

Baltimore Sun 

Baltimore Sun

4/6 When will normalcy return to Maryland Megan Fitzpatrick

Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun

4/3 Why aren't reusable respirators in national stockpile? Stella Hines

USA Today

4/2 Supplements for seniors to prevent covid-19 Chris D'Adamo

WQAD (ABC affiliate)

4/2 Progress on vaccine Kathy Neuzil

NPR

4/1 Social distancing and vaccine research James Campbell

MSNBC

4/1 New CDC study on underlying health conditions WIlbur Chen

Washington Post

Washington Post

March 2020

March 2020

DateStory TopicFaculty FeaturedLink
3/31 Update on coronavirus vaccine Myron Levine

Science

3/31 Coronavirus update Matt Frieman

CNN

CNN

3/30 Covid-19 stress could impact sperm composition Tracy Bale

Mirror

Mirror

3/27 Covid-19 is probably seasonal Mohammad Sajadi & Anthony Amoroso

 

Washington Post

3/27 Ventilator surge plan David Marcozzi Baltimore Sun
3/26 Cornavirus update Kathy Neuzil

Bloomberg

Bloomberg TV

3/25 Coronavirus parties Dan Morgan

New York Times

New York Times

3/25 Coronavirus update Wilbur Chen CNN
3/24 Undocumented infections Meghan Fitzpatrick

Buzz Feed

Buzzfeed

3/24 Vaccine trials Kathy Neuzil

Discover

Discover

3/24 Coronavirus therapies update James Campbell CNN
3/24 Humid weather and coronaviruses Mohammad Sajadi Washington Post
3/24 New viruses, short memories Robert Gallo Baltimore Sun
3/24 Self-care for coronavirus symptoms Dan Morgan

US News

US News & World Report

3/23 IHV aids in 1,000 test kits delivery from China Robert Gallo Baltimore Sun
3/23 Embracing slower lifestyle Erin O'Connor Washington Post
3/23 To End The Coronavirus Crisis We Need Widespread Testing Robert Gallo

NPR

3/20 Why is new coronavirus different? Matt Frieman

Atlantic

Atlantic

3/20 Coronavirus questions: can I go for a jog? Matt Frieman NPR
3/20 How to stay healthy while traveling Gregory Schrank US News & World Report
3/19 Study suggests COVID-19 may follow a seasonal pattern Mohammad Sajadi US News & World Report
3/19 Coronavirus vaccine update Kathy Neuzil

CNBC

CNBC

3/18 Baltimore scientists to work on third experimental coronavirus vaccine CVD Baltimore Sun
3/17 Seasonal trends in coronavirus Mohammad Sajadi

Popular Science

Popular Science

3/17 Coronavirus update David Marcozzi CNN
3/17 Is ibuprofen really risky for coronavirus patients? Myron Levine New York Times
3/17 Expert advice on daily activities coronavirus crisis Dan Morgan

AARP

AARP

3/13 How coronavirus affects kids Karen Kotloff NPR
3/12 Coronavirus research update Matt Frieman

Fox News

3/11 Coronavirus infographic Matt Frieman & Stuart Weston New York Times
3/11 Seasonality/weather patterns study Mohammad Sajadi Washington Post
3/11 What the U.S. can learn from extreme lockdowns Wilbur Chen Washington Post
3/10 Who's at greatest risk? Older Americans Wilbur Chen Washington Post
3/10 How vulnerable are children? Karen Kotloff & James Campbell

Wall Street Journal

3/10 Coronavirus sparing kids Stuart Weston Washington Post
3/10 Coronavirus escalating David Marcozzi

WTOP

WTOP

3/10 Coronavirus update David Marcozzi

WJZ

WJZ-TV

3/09 Pediatric Issues James Campbell

WBAL

WBAL

3/09 Situation is escalating rapidly David Marcozzi

Maryland Matters

Maryland Matters

3/09 Coronavirus Q&A Matt Frieman & David Marcozzi

Maryland Public Television

3/06 Coronavirus update Matt Frieman CNN
3/06 State, health systems ramp up preparations following 3 virus cases David Marcozzi

Daily Record

The Daily Record

3/05 Coronavirus update Kathy Neuzil MSNBC
3/04 Coronavirus: you ask, we answer Wilbur Chen Wall Street Journal
3/04 Coronavirus update Kathy Neuzil CNN
3/04 Coronavirus guide for older Americans Steven Gambert

Time

Time

3/03 How to prepare for corona virus Wilbur Chen Wall Street Journal
3/02 How is coronavirus going to end? Stuart Weston Washington Post

 

February 2020

DateStory TopicFaculty FeaturedLink
2/28 Trump says coronavirus will die off in warm weather Stuart Weston The Hill
2/27 Coronavirus prep in Maryland David Marcozzi & Wilbur Chen Baltimore Sun
2/26 Coronavirus: How can you prepare? David Marcozzi WMAR-TV
2/26 As coronavirus concerns grow, Maryland hospitals get ready David Marcozzi The Daily Record
2/26 Coronavirus update David Marcozzi WBFF-TV
2/25 Your most pressing coronavirus questions answered Wilbur Chen Elemental
2/25 Will Coronavirus be seasonal? Stuart Weston National Geographic
2/25 Coronavirus hits global supply chain Matt Frieman Pivot
2/25 2 Americans Share Experience in Quarantine David Marcozzi Newsy
2/20 When will there be a vaccine for new coronavirus? Kathy Neuzil Forbes
2/19 How Cornavirus Kills Matt Frieman Washington Post
2/19 Biggest breakdown yet of coronavirus: 80% are mild Matt Frieman Business Insider
2/18 Here is what coronavirus does to the body Matt Frieman National Geographic
2/14 Inside lab where scientists working on coronavirus Matt Frieman Washington Post
2/12 Most Coronavirus cases are mild Matt Frieman Washington Post
2/10 How to tell if you're at risk of deadly coronavirus Matt Frieman Allure
2/01 Trump officials just declared virus national emergency Matt Frieman Buzz Feed

January 2020

DateStory TopicFaculty FeaturedLink
1/30 WHO Declares Coronavirus Global Health Emergency Matt Frieman NPR
1/27 First MD patient tested for coronavirus Matt Frieman & Kathy Neuzil Baltimore Sun
1/25 Bogus Coronavirus conspiracy theories Matt Frieman USA Today
1/22 Coronavirus spreads from Wuhan Matt Frieman Cheddar
1/22 Coronavirus deaths rise Matt Frieman Voice of America
1/21 Judging potential threat of Wuhan coronavirus Matt Frieman NPR
1/21 First US coronavirus case Matt Frieman Washington Post
1/17 Travelers screened at US airports Matt Frieman Washington Post
1/09 Chinese Scientists obtain genetic sequence of virus Matt Frieman STAT

UMSOM News Stories

Researchers Predict Potential Spread and Seasonality for COVID-19 Based on Climate Where Virus Appears to Thrive

Dr. Wilbur Chen and Dr. David Marcozzi Named to Maryland Governor’s Coronavirus Response Team

Preventing COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Maryland Hospitals: Division of Genomic Epidemiology and Clinical Outcomes (GECO) at the University of Maryland School of Medicine

Washington Post Visits UM School of Medicine Laboratories, Meets with Scientists About Coronavirus

University of Maryland School of Medicine Mobilizes Virus Experts to prepare for Potential Coronavirus Outbreak