May 11 2020

Columbia Public Health Media Coverage for COVID-19

Columbia Mailman School faculty expertise on COVID-19 has been highlighted in dozens of news articles. Highlights include:

 

THE NEW YORKER
Most Who Recover From Coronavirus Carry Antibodies, Study Finds
May 8, 2020 – Researchers, environmental health sciences

NPR
Scientists Are Trying To Understand Whether People Can Be Immune to the Coronavirus
May 8, 2020 – Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

South China Morning News
China backs WHO investigating Origin of COVID-19, Hits Out at U.S. 'Politicising Issue'
May 8, 2020 – W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

MARKET WATCH
Librarians Are Being Enlisted to Help in the Battle Against Coronavirus|
May 8, 2020 - S. Patrick Kachur, population and family health

NPR
Will Antibodies After COVID-19 Illness Prevent Reinfection?
May 7, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor of environmental health sciences

CBS News
Finding Coronavirus' Patient Zero; and a Guilty Bat
May 7, 2020 - Dr. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

The Washington Post
Americans Deeply Wary of Reopening as White House Weighs Ending Covid-19 Task Force
May 7, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

NPR
Track Your State's Testing; What A Possible Mutation Means
May 7, 2020 – Simon Anthony, assistant professor, Center for Infection and Immunity

WBUR
Epidemiologists Answer Your Latest Questions About The Coronavirus Pandemic
May 7, 2020 - Angela Rasmussen, associate research scientist, Center for Infection and Immunity

Voice of America
Experts Warn of 'Intolerable Backslide' if COVID-19 Restrictions Are Eased Too Soon
May 7, 2020 – W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

STAT News
Amazon Lends its Expertise—and Its Cash—to COVID-19 Research
May 7, 2020 - W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

AL JAZEERA ONLINE
World Gambles With Looser Lockdowns, Risking Coronavirus Revival
May 7, 2020 - Wafaa El-Sadr, director, ICAP at Columbia University

The Washington Post
Ways to Help Older Neighbors and Relatives in Isolation (and How They Can Help You)
May 6, 2020 - Linda P. Fried, dean, Columbia Mailman School of Public Health

The New York Times
The Virus Is Winning
May 6, 2020 – Jeffrey Shaman, Teresa Yamana, and Sen Pei

ASSOCIATED PRESS
'If This Thing Boomerangs': Second Wave of Infections Feared
May 6, 2020 – W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Coronavirus Cases, Deaths Projected to Rise as Georgia Reopens
May 6, 2020 – Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

The Philadelphia Inquirer
Americans Deeply Wary of Reopening as White House Weighs Ending COVID-19 Task Force
May 6, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

The New York Times
Homebound Kids Are at Risk for Weight Gain
May 5, 2020 – Andrew Rundle, associate professor, epidemiology

WNYC
The NYPD and Social Distancing; Appreciating Building Service Workers; Race and the Pandemic ...
May 5, 2020 - Dr. Jessica Justman, senior technical director, ICAP at Columbia University

Fox Business News
Antibodies Play Large Role in Possible Coronavirus Cure: Doctor
May 5, 2020 – W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

The Wall Street Journal
The Tricky Math Behind Coronavirus Death Predictions
May 5, 2020

The New York Times
New Studies Add to Evidence that Children May Transmit the Coronavirus
May 5, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

The Washington Post
Americans Deeply Wary of Reopening as White House Weighs Ending Covid-19 Task Force
May 5, 2020

The Hill
Push to Reopen National Parks Sparks Pandemic Concerns
May 5, 2020 - Susan Michaels-Strasser, senior implementation director, ICAP at Columbia University

Bloomberg
Trump's 100,000 Dead Projection Gets Muddied by Reopenings
May 4, 2020 - Sen Pei, associate research scientist, environmental health sciences

U.S. News & World Report
Can Survivors Get Reinfected With Coronavirus?
May 4, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

The Dr. Oz Show
Dr. Ian Lipkin Explains To Dr. Oz His Fear Of People Misinterpreting The Results That Antibody Tests Reveal.
May 4, 2020 - W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

WCBS-TV
FDA Turns Its Attention To Companies Claiming To Have Legitimate Coronavirus Antibody Tests
May 4, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

The Washington Post
Trump Cheers on Governors Even as They Ignore White House Coronavirus Guidelines in Race to Reopen
May 4, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

CNN
DeSantis is Ready to Declare Victory but the Coronavirus Picture in Florida is Still Unclear
May 4, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

The Telegraph
Why Lockdown is Bad News for our Kids' Waistlines
May 3, 2020 -  Andrew Rundle, associate professor, epidemiology

CNN Online
Coronavirus is Making Some People Rethink Where They Want to Live
May 2, 2020 - David Rosner, co-director, Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health

CNN The Situation Room with Wolk Blitzer
FDA Authorizes Emergency Use of Remdesivir to Treat Coronavirus
May 1,2020 - Dr. Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

WCBS-TV
‘Fast And Easy’ Saliva-Based Coronavirus Test Could Pave The Way To Widespread Testing, Expert Says
May 1, 2020 - Angela Rasmussen, associate research scientist, Center for Infection and Immunity

National Geographic Online
How to Measure Your Nation’s Response to Coronavirus
May 1, 2020 -  Wafaa El-Sadr, director of ICAP at Columbia University

THE WASHINGTON POST
Sports Leagues Really Want to Play Games Again. They Just Can’t Figure Out How.
May 1, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

USA TODAY
Fact Check: COVID-19 May Be 'Here to Stay,' Even After a Vaccine
April 30, 2020 - Charles Branas, chair, epidemiology department

ABC NEWS ONLINE
States' Missing COVID-19 Racial and Ethnic Data Creates Incomplete View of Virus' Impact
April 30, 2020 - Diana Hernandez, assistant professor, sociomedical sciences 

NEWSDAY
Blood Tests for COVID-19 Antibodies Ramping Up with Reopening Plans
April 30, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences  

YAHOO NEWS
Racial and Ethnic Data Creates Incomplete View of Virus' Impact
April 30, 2020 - Diana Hernandez, assistant professor, sociomedical sciences

ASSOCIATED PRESS
COVID-19 Showing Suburbs Are Just as Vulnerable as Cities
April 29, 2020 - Stephen Morse, professor, epidemiology

THE NEW YORK TIMES
COVID-19 Showing Suburbs Are Just as Vulnerable as Cities
April 29, 2020 - Stephen Morse, professor, epidemiology

THE WASHINGTON POST ONLINE
Baseball is Returning in South Korea—Just Without Fans, High-Fives or Spitting
April 29, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

THE ECONOMIST
The Pieces of the Puzzle of Covid-19’s Origin Are Coming to Light
April 29, 2020 – W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

FOX NEWS: THE STORY WITH MARTHA MCCALLUM
Covid-19 More Lethal than the Flu? (Video)
April 29, 2020 – W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

THE STRAITS TIMES
U.S., Chinese Researchers Team Up in Search for Virus' Origins
April 29, 2020 – W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

AL JAZEERA (Video)
COVID-19: More Than One Million Infected
April 29, 2020 - Susan Michaels-Strasser, assistant professor, epidemiology

WBUR
Researchers Built Various Models To Predict Pandemic Shifts. Right Now, They Show 'A Tremendous Amount Of Uncertainty'
April 29, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

VOX
What Covid-19 Antibody Tests Say—and Don’t Say—About Immunity
April 28, 2020 - Angela Rasmussen, associate research scientist, Center for Infection and Immunity

MEDIUM
The Latest on Coronavirus and Immunity
April 28, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

THE WASHINGTON POST
Antibody Tests Support What's Been Obvious: Covid-19 is Much More Lethal Than the Flu
April 28, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

FOX BUSINESS NEWS
Lou Dobbs Tonight (Video)
April 28, 2020 – W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

CNN- First Move With Julia Chatterley
U.S. Chinese Scientists Tracing Virus Origins Together
April 28, 2020 – W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

MSNBC (Video clip)
All in With Chris Hayes
April 28, 2020 - Jessica Justman, senior technical director, ICAP at Columbia University

THE NEW YORK TIMES
Endless Summer Puts Homebound Kids at Risk for Weight Gain
April 28, 2020 - Andrew Rundle, associate professor, epidemiology

MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
What If Immunity to COVID-19 Doesn’t Last?
April 27, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

CNBC
Closing Bell
April 27, 2020 - W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

FINANCIAL TIMES
U.S., China Researchers Collaborate in Hunt for Virus Origin
April 27, 2020 – W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

NEW YORK MAGAZINE
When Will the Stay-at-Home Orders End?
April 27, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

CNN
Trump is Driving Birx to a Tough Spot. It's About to Get even Tougher.
April 27, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

CNBC
The FDA just approved Columbia's Covid-19 plasma therapy study, backed by Amazon
April 26, 2020 - W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

THE NEW YORKER
Seattle’s Leaders Let Scientists Take the Lead. New York’s Did Not
April 26, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

NPR
6 Solutions To Beat COVID-19 In Countries Where The Usual Advice Just Won't Work
April 26, 2020 - Wafaa El-Sadr, director, Center for Infection and Immunity

THE NEW YORK TIMES
A Candidate in Isolation: Inside Joe Biden’s Cloistered Campaign
April 25, 2020 - Irwin Redlener, clinical professor, health policy and management

THE WASHINGTON POST
Reopening of America Accelerates as States Prepare to Relax Coronavirus Restrictions
April 25, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

ABC NEWS
Answers to Questions About New Coronavirus Antibody Studies
April 24, 2020 - Stephen Morse, professor, epidemiology

POLITICO
How Overly Optimistic Modeling Distorted Trump Team’s Coronavirus Response
April 24, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

THE WASHINGTON POST
White House Promotes New Lab Results Suggesting Heat and Sunlight Slow Coronavirus
April 24, 2020 - Jeffrey Shaman, professor, environmental health sciences

REUTERS
Afraid of Bringing Coronavirus Home? Experts Weigh In (Video)
April 24, 2020 - Stephen Morse, professor, epidemiology

THE MARSHALL PROJECT
These Prisons Are Doing Mass Testing For COVID-19—And Finding Mass Infections
April 24, 2020 - Barun Mathema, a professor of epidemiology

WNYC: The Brian Lehrer Show 
How's Your Recovery?
April 22, 2020 - Lloyd Sederer, adjunct professor, epidemiology

CNN
Erin Burnett Out Front
April 22, 2020 - W. Ian Lipkin, director, Center for Infection and Immunity