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UMSOM COVID-19 Media Coverage

COVID-19 Video and Audio Media Coverage:

All Media Coverage

August 2020

Date Story Topic Faculty Featured Link
8/7 Op-Ed: Need to offer more community-centric care

Joseph Kannarkat

Chuck Callahan

Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun

8/4  Trial results from Novavax vaccin  Matt Frieman

New York Times 

New York Times

 

July 2020

July 2020

Date Story Topic Faculty Featured Link
7/30 Limitations of COVID-19 vaccines Kathy Neuzil

 Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times 

7/29  Scientists skeptical about old vaccines to stop coronavirus  Shayam Kottilil 

New York Times

New York Times 

7/27 Phase 3 clinical trials for vaccine begin Karen Kotloff

NBC Nightly News

7/27 Face shelds vs masks: just as safe? Dan Morgan

 

Today.com

7/24 Latest on vaccine trials Kathy Neuzil

 

 

The Atlantic

7/22 Update on vaccine trials Wilbur Chen

Bloomberg Bloomberg TV

7/21 Latest on vaccine trials Kathy Neuzil

NBC News

NBC Nightly News

7/20 Early Oxford vaccine data encouraging, scientists say Robert Gallo

NPR

NPR

7/17 Research on vaccines and treatments Wilbur Chen

National Geographic

7/17 Why summer didn't kill coronavirus Mohammed Sajadi

 

Yahoo News

7/16 Robots to treat coronavirus Neal Reynolds

WJLA

7/15 Why summer camps see kids falling ill Wilbur Chen

Yahoo News

7/13 How the novel "Arrowsmith" foretold missteps with COVID-19 David Eisenman

Los Angeles Times

07/10 Face mask chains and accessory trend Dan Morgan

 

 

Today.com

07/06  Companies hiring epidemiologists to prevent infection spread  Anthony Harris 

Washington Post Washington Post

07/05 At risk doctors employ robots Neil Reynolds

CNN

CNN

07/04 New rapid test for COVID-19 Dipanjan Pan

Voice of America banner 

VOA

07/02 Hospital Heroes: High-risk doctors use robots to treat sickest patients Jonathan Chow

US News

US News & World Report

June 2020

June 2020

Date Story Topic Faculty Featured Link
6/30 Old Vaccine may help against Coronavirus Robert Gallo

Wall Street Journal

6/30 Follow the ghree C's to avoid infection risk Mary Claire Roghmann

US News

US News and World Report

6/30 How to know when a COVID-19 vaccine is ready Matt Laurens

National Geographic

6/29 Fighting insommnia associated with COVID-19 Emerson Wickwire

Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun

6/25  Using robots to care for COVID-19 patients  Neal Reynolds 

WTOP

WTOP 

6/24  Repurposing polio vaccine for COVID-19  Robert Gallo 

New York Times

New York Times 

6/20 Warnings about rush to use steroid treatment for COVID-19 Kirsten Lyke

NPR

6/18 Stem cell therapy trial to treat COVID-19 Sunjay Kaushal

NBC-4 (Washington, DC)

6/18  Coronavirus testing: lessons from adult film industry  Robert Gallo 

New York Times

New York Times 

  6/17 Study launched to investigate CBD as anti-inflammatory against COVID-19  Ciaran Skerry 

WJZ

WJZ (CBS-Baltimore) 

6/15 Challenge studies for vaccine development Myron Levine

PBS NewsHour

6/15 Volunteers test coronavirus vaccines Kathy Neuzil

Washington Post

Washington Post

6/11 Coronavirus may be seasonal after all Mohammad Sajadi

US News

US News and World Report

6/11  Testing old vaccines for COVID-19  Robert Gallo 

 Washington Post

Washington Post

6/10  New rapid nanotech test for COVID-19   Dipanjan Pan 

ABC News Radio 

6/9 Stem cell therapy trial for hospitalized COVID-19 patients Sunjay Kaushal

WJZ

WJZ

6/1 Op-ed on decrease in pediatric vaccinations  Jim Campbell

Baltimore Sun

Baltimore Sun

6/1 New rapid nanotech test for COVID-19 Dipanjan Pan

The Week Logo

The Week

6/1  UMSOM researchers' new rapid nanotech test for COVID-19  Dipanjan Pan 

WJZ

WJZ-Baltimore (CBS) 

6/1  Staying safe as stores reopen Dan Morgan 

AARP

AARP 

May 2020

May 2020

Date Story Topic Faculty Featured Link
5/22 Coronavirus vaccine shows promise in China Kirsten Lyke

New York Times

New York Times

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

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

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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

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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