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A podcast highlighting key articles in the current issue of Emerging Infectious Diseases, a journal from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

A podcast highlighting key articles in the current issue of Emerging Infectious Diseases, a journal from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Location:

United States

Description:

A podcast highlighting key articles in the current issue of Emerging Infectious Diseases, a journal from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Language:

English


Episodes

Livestock, Phages, MRSA, and People in Denmark

10/22/2020
Dr. Jesper Larsen, a senior researcher at the Statens Serum Institut, and Sarah Gregory discuss livestock-associated MRSA in community and healthcare settings.

Duration:00:22:46

Enterovirus D68 and Acute Flaccid Myelitis, 2020

10/14/2020
Dr. Sarah Kidd, a medical epidemiologist at CDC, and Sarah Gregory discuss acute flaccid myelitis and its relationship with enterovirus D68.

Duration:00:21:32

Legionnaires' Disease in Healthcare Settings-Europe

10/8/2020
Dr. Julien Beauté, a medical epidemiologist at the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, and Sarah Gregory discuss Legionnaires' disease in healthcare settings in Europe from 2008-2017.

Duration:00:42:24

Syphilis in Maria Salviati-16th Century Royalty

10/1/2020
Dr. Antonio Fornaciari, a postdoctoral fellow in the history of medicine and paleopathology at the University of Pisa in Italy, and Sarah Gregory discuss a case of syphilis in a royal woman in 16th century Florence.

Duration:00:40:02

A Decade of E. coli Outbreaks in Leafy Greens in the U.S. and Canada

9/24/2020
Katherine Marshall, an epidemiologist at CDC, and Sarah Gregory discuss E. coli outbreaks in leafy greens in the United States and Canada from 2009 to 2018.

Duration:00:28:10

Two Ways of Tracking C. difficile in Switzerland

9/17/2020
Sarah Tschudin-Sutter, a professor of infectious disease epidemiology at the University Hospital - Basel in Switzerland, and Sarah Gregory discuss two different surveillance measures that can be used to detect the bacterium Clostridioides difficile.

Duration:00:19:19

Partnering to Solve Foodborne Outbreak in Massachusetts

9/3/2020
Quynh Vo, an epidemiologist at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, and Sarah Gregory discuss how epidemiologists and laboratorians teamed to find the foodborne source of Salmonella in an outbreak in Massachusetts.

Duration:00:14:19

SARS-CoV-2 in Aerosol Suspension

8/14/2020
Dr. Chad Roy, a professor at Tulane University School of Medicine, and Sarah Gregory discuss how long the SARS-CoV-2 virus can last suspended in the air

Duration:00:43:33

SARS-CoV 2 in Children and Teenagers

8/6/2020
Dr. Isabella Eckerle, head of the Center for Emerging Viral Diseases at the University of Geneva, and Sarah Gregory discuss what we now know about COVID-19 in children and teens.

Duration:00:19:12

TB in Internationally Displaced Children in Texas

7/31/2020
Dr. Gabriella Lamb, an assistant in medicine at Boston Children's Hospital, and Sarah Gregory discuss tuberculosis testing in internationally displaced children in Texas.

Duration:00:26:17

Animal Exposure and Human Plague

7/23/2020
Alison Hinckley, an epidemiologist with CDC in Fort Collins, Colorado, and Sarah Gregory discuss the role of animals in spreading human plague.

Duration:00:14:44

Leishmaniasis in US-Born Dog

7/15/2020
Dr. Marcos de Almeida, a scientist at CDC, and Sarah Gregory discuss a case of leishmaniasis in a dog born in the United States.

Duration:00:18:55

Telework during Epidemic Respiratory Illness

7/2/2020
Dr. Faruque Ahmed, an epidemiologist at CDC, and Sarah Gregory discuss the effect of paid leave and teleworking on keeping employees home during infectious respiratory illnesses.

Duration:00:19:55

Neurologic Complications Associated with Coronavirus

6/19/2020
Dr. Karima Benameur, a neurologist and associate professor in the Department of Neurology at Emory School of Medicine, and Sarah Gregory discuss neurologic complications from coronavirus disease.

Duration:00:13:43

Legionella in Tap Water from the Flint River

6/10/2020
Dr. Amy Pruden, a professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Virginia Tech, and Sarah Gregory discuss Legionella bacteria in the Flint, Michigan water supply.

Duration:00:35:05

How and Why Social Distancing Works

6/3/2020
Dr. Laura Matrajt, a research associate at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Sarah Gregory discuss how and why social distancing works to help control the spread of COVID-19.

Duration:00:26:07

Presymptomatic and Asymptomatic Transmission of SARS-CoV-2

5/29/2020
Nathan Furukawa, a CDC Epidemic Intelligence Service officer, and Sarah Gregory discuss evidence that people who have coronavirus disease without symptoms can still spread the disease.

Duration:00:41:11

A Critique of Coronavirus

5/27/2020
Dr. Elana Osen, a specialty registrar at St. George's University Hospital in London, and Sarah Gregory discuss the poem she wrote expressing her feelings about COVID-19.

Duration:00:12:47

Contagiousness and Spread of SARS-CoV-2

5/13/2020
Dr. Ruian Ke, a scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico, and Sarah Gregory discuss how quickly COVID-19 spreads and possible steps to control it.

Duration:00:30:10

How Technology and Policy Helped Taiwan Fight Covid-19

5/8/2020
Dr. Jewel Mullen, Associate Dean for Health Equity at the Dell Medical School of the University of Texas, and Sarah Gregory discuss how Taiwan used internet technology to help make policy decisions for controlling the spread of COVID-19.

Duration:00:44:09