Skip to main content

COVID-19 Topic Center

COVID-19 Expert Insights

Population Health Learning Network
By Mitch Kaminski, MD, MBA, editor-in-chief  I experienced relief, as I hope many readers already have, as I got my first and second COVID-19 vaccination recently. When I asked if anyone could take a picture of my “vaccine moment,” a staff member became an iPhone photographer as efficiently as…
Population Health Learning Network
By Julie Gould Lakiea Wright, MD, board-certified allergist and immunologist, and associate physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, discusses the immune system’s antibody response during COVID-19, and highlights how antibody tests can be used clinically to diagnose and treat COVID-19.   Can…
Population Health Learning Network
By Julie Gould Kristy Warren MSN-Ed, RN, BA, CLLM, director, Clinical Resources for Encompass Group, reviews current PPE issues facing health care workers, rates of reusing PPE among health care professionals, and highlights a new solution to help address PPE shortages.   Please introduce…
Population Health Learning Network
By Julie Gould According to a new study published online in the Journal of Clinical Psychology, a global perspective on the pandemic’s effects on mental health shows that a significant proportion on the population have experienced depression and anxiety as a result of the pandemic.   “This study…
Population Health Learning Network
By Julie Gould  Recent study findings, which were posted online in Cancer Cell, show that patients with cancer receiving care during the COVID-19 pandemic experienced significant disruptions to routine cancer care—particularly among patients from minority racial and ethnic backgrounds.  “…
Population Health Learning Network
Ramin Bastani, CEO, Healthvana, discusses how delayed COVID test results impact the mental health of patients, and highlights what it has been like coordinating the delivery of test results and vaccine data between labs, health care provides, patients, and employers.  
Population Health Learning Network
Lakiea Wright, MD, explains how health care professionals can identify allergic asthma triggers in the age of social distancing and highlights factors that should be considered when differentiating between COVID-19 and general allergy symptoms.   
Population Health Learning Network
Lakiea Wright, MD, board-certified allergist and Medical Director of US Clinical Affairs at Thermo Fisher Scientific, and John Carl, MD, chair of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine at Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital, discuss how asthma treatment has changed in the wake of COVID-19, and provide tips…
Population Health Learning Network
In this video, David Nash, MD, MBA, Jefferson College of Population Health, explains how COVID-19 has changed the population health landscape, and provides tips for providers who are navigating through this challenging time.    
Population Health Learning Network
Cynthia Tsai, MD, UCSF, describes how her day-to-day routine changed while training in internal medicine, and provides her thoughts on what to expect following the pandemic.   
Back to Top