Healthy You Podcast

In partnership with the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, we bring you the COVID-19 series, Healthy You: Surviving a Pandemic.

Healthy You Surviving a Pandemic
May 20, 2020
 

 

In partnership with the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, we bring you the COVID-19 series, Healthy You: Surviving a Pandemic. 

Episode 1: Surviving a Pandemic: Dr. Leana Wen

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In this episode, SMPA Director Frank Sesno speaks with emergency physician Dr. Leana Wen who served as the Health Commissioner for the City of Baltimore and is a visiting professor of health policy and management at GWSPH. 

Only days away from giving birth to her second child Dr. Wen details what it’s like being an expectant mother during a global pandemic, the importance of having a daily routine, and what resources we need nationwide to end the lock-down.

The full episode is available on Google PodcastsApple Podcast, and Spotify

Episode 2: Surviving a Pandemic: Milken Institute SPH Dean Lynn Goldman

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Continuing our limited series Healthy You: Surviving a Pandemic, we talk with George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health Dean Lynn Goldman. As an environmental epidemiologist and pediatrician, she shares the potential effects of COVID-19 on children, the importance of maintaining your mental and physical health during the pandemic, and advice for parents during social distancing.

The full episode is available on Google Podcasts and Apple Podcast

Episode 3: Surviving a Pandemic: Dr. John "Bull" Durham

 

 

In our third episode of Healthy You: Surviving a Pandemic in collaboration with the George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs, guest host Frank Sesno speaks with orthopedic surgeon and long-time friend John “Bull” Durham. Dr. Durham details what it’s like to work as a doctor during this pandemic in Tuba City, Arizona with the underserved community of the Navajo Nation. He also talks about the reusable cloth gown program that some of the hospitals on the Navajo Reservation have started due to the lack of personal protective equipment.

The full episode is available on Google Podcasts and Apple Podcast

Episode 4: Surviving a Pandemic: Dr. James Phillips

 

 

Dr. James Phillips, chief of disaster and operational medicine at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences joins us to discuss the reality of reopening the country without widespread testing available. As an emergency physician and CNN analyst, he also shares his thoughts on how he believes government leaders are handling this global pandemic.

The full episode is available on Google Podcasts and Apple Podcast

Episode 5: Surviving a Pandemic: Craig Silverman

 

 

Fear and uncertainty surround COVID-19. One of the world’s leading experts on online misinformation and media editor for Buzzfeed News Craig Silverman shares how one e-commerce millionaire profited from selling fake face masks. He also shares tips for how we can avoid being taken advantage of and find credible sources.

The full episode is available on Google Podcasts and Apple Podcast