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Coverage of the Coronavirus Pandemic for the Week Ending January 15th

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Temple University Health System’s preparations for and treatment of patients amidst the coronavirus pandemic continue to be part of the media’s COVID-19 coverage.

  • Michael A. Young, MHA, FACHE, President and CEO of Temple University Health System and Temple University Hospital, served as an expert panelist for the “Future of Health Care: Moving Forward after COVID-19 Changed the Industry” event, which was hosted by the Philadelphia Business Journal.
  • Tony S. Reed, MD, MBA, Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer of Temple University Health System and Temple University Hospital, participated in a Newswise live panel event and spoke with the Philadelphia Inquirer about coronavirus vaccination distribution, including how the rollout is going for Temple Health employees and how Temple is educating staff and the community about the vaccines, among other topics.
  • Thomas Fekete, MD, MACP, Thomas Durant Chair and Professor of Medicine and Professor of Microbiology and Immunology at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, offered insight to the Philadelphia Inquirer for an article examining concerns about contracting COVID-19 on public transportation.
  • Delana Wardlaw, MD, who practices at Temple Physicians, Inc. at Nicetown, and her identical twin sister Dr. Elana McDonald spoke with NBC10 for the news station’s “Race in Philly” segment regarding the Black community’s concerns about the coronavirus vaccine.