COVID Conversations with Kim Zunker (Episode 5: Week 32 Update: Antigen Testing, Asymptomatic Testing, Reporting and NEW EUAs)

August 21, 2020
Podcast

In this episode of COVID Conversations, Kim Zunker highlights new EUAs, what reporting looks like in week 32 of the pandemic, plus updates on asymptomatic and antigen testing. Stay up-to-date on pandemic news each week with Kim as she breaks down all the critical topics. Send questions you’d like to hear answered to HPIpodcast@accumen.com.

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