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Upstate hotline fields COVID-19 questions from the public

Upstate hotline fields COVID-19 questions from the public

January 8, 2021

Interview with Upstate COVID-19 hotline co-directors Michele Caliva, left, and...


How the COVID-19 vaccines work and what lies ahead in the pandemic

How the COVID-19 vaccines work and what lies ahead in the pandemic

January 7, 2021

Interview with Upstate infectious disease expert Katie Anderson, MD, PhD


Boosting one's spirits and energy in winter; insights into pandemics; regenerating the retina: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021

Boosting one's spirits and energy in winter; insights into pandemics; regenerating the retina: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021

December 31, 2020

Interviews with Assistant Dean of Wellness Kaushal Nanavati, MD; authors and...


The pandemic, the vaccines and what's next: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020

The pandemic, the vaccines and what's next: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020

December 4, 2020

Interview with Stephen Thomas, MD, chief of infectious disease at Upstate


A year into the coronavirus outbreak, what's known and what's likely to come

A year into the coronavirus outbreak, what's known and what's likely to come

December 3, 2020

Interview with Stephen Thomas, MD, chief of infectious disease at Upstate


Ways to treat atrial fibrillation and faulty heart valves; the flu vaccine's importance this season: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020

Ways to treat atrial fibrillation and faulty heart valves; the flu vaccine's importance this season: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020

September 18, 2020

Interviews with cardiac surgeon Stephen Waterford, MD, and Jarrod Bagatell, MD,...


Good nutrition in a stressful time; dealing with cancer during the pandemic; support for COVID-19 patients at home: Upstate Medical University’s HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020

Good nutrition in a stressful time; dealing with cancer during the pandemic; support for COVID-19 patients at home: Upstate Medical University’s HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020

September 11, 2020

Interviews with Kaushal Nanavati, MD; Sam Benjamin, MD; and Amit Dhamoon, MD,...


A seasonal reminder: Flu vaccine is even more important during COVID-19 pandemic

A seasonal reminder: Flu vaccine is even more important during COVID-19 pandemic

August 28, 2020

Interview with Jarrod Bagatell, MD, medical director of employee and student...


A pediatrician’s view of kids returning to school this fall; preventing lead poisoning in children: Upstate Medical University’s HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 30, 2020

A pediatrician’s view of kids returning to school this fall; preventing lead poisoning in children: Upstate Medical University’s HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 30, 2020

August 28, 2020

Interviews with Upstate pediatricians Jana Shaw, MD, and Travis Hobart, MD


Advice for returning to school during the pandemic

Advice for returning to school during the pandemic

August 27, 2020

Interview with Jana Shaw, MD, a pediatric infectious disease specialist at...


Potential COVID vaccine undergoes testing at Upstate; a way to reduce transplant complications: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020

Potential COVID vaccine undergoes testing at Upstate; a way to reduce transplant complications: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020

August 14, 2020

Interviews with infectious disease chief Stephen Thomas, MD, and Oleh Pankewycz,...


What's involved, what's expected in the COVID-19 vaccine testing at Upstate

What's involved, what's expected in the COVID-19 vaccine testing at Upstate

August 9, 2020

Interview with Stephen Thomas, MD, chief of infectious disease at Upstate


What’s known, what’s needed, what’s next in ‘marathon’ effort against pandemic: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 26, 2020

What’s known, what’s needed, what’s next in ‘marathon’ effort against pandemic: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 26, 2020

July 24, 2020

Interview with epidemiologists Brittany Kmush, PhD, and David Larsen, PhD, of...


'It's not a sprint': Epidemiologists discuss the marathon efforts against the COVID-19 pandemic

'It's not a sprint': Epidemiologists discuss the marathon efforts against the COVID-19 pandemic

July 20, 2020

Interview with Syracuse University epidemiologists David Larsen, PhD, and...


Study to examine COVID-19 households; Upstate nurse practitioner recounts caring for COVID-19 patients in thick of New York City pandemic: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 5, 2020

Study to examine COVID-19 households; Upstate nurse practitioner recounts caring for COVID-19 patients in thick of New York City pandemic: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, July 5, 2020

July 2, 2020

Interview with Upstate epidemiologist Katie Anderson, MD, PhD, and Upstate nurse...


New study examines household contacts of people who test positive for COVID-19

New study examines household contacts of people who test positive for COVID-19

June 29, 2020

Interview with Katie Anderson, MD, PhD, an infectious disease expert at Upstate


How quickly can a COVID-19 vaccine be achieved, and how would it work?

How quickly can a COVID-19 vaccine be achieved, and how would it work?

June 26, 2020

Interview with Stephen Thomas, MD, chief of infectious disease at Upstate


How a COVID-19 vaccine could be developed

How a COVID-19 vaccine could be developed

June 19, 2020

Interview with vaccine expert Stephen Thomas, MD, chief of infectious disease at...


Army Reserve colonel from Upstate details care of COVID-19 patients in New York City

Army Reserve colonel from Upstate details care of COVID-19 patients in New York City

June 18, 2020

Interview with Upstate nurse practitioner Patricia Goodyear, who is a colonel in...


Dealing with cancer and a pandemic; an update on ticks as warm weather arrives: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 21, 2020

Dealing with cancer and a pandemic; an update on ticks as warm weather arrives: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, June 21, 2020

June 18, 2020

Interview with Upstate cancer specialist Sam Benjamin, MD, and Upstate...


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