COVID Conversations with Kim Zunker (Episode 9: Ready, Set, Go!)

October 8, 2020
Podcast

In this episode, our resident clinical lab expert sheds new insights on the race to a vaccine, increased testing (yes, we’re STILL working on this) and current efforts to slow spikes in some states. Kim continues to arm us with facts and data as we continue to adjust to our “new normal”. Send questions or topics for Kim to cover in future episodes to HPIpodcast@accumen.com.

Additional Sources

https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.22.20136309v3

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2768923

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Not trusting the FDA, Black doctors’ group creates panel to vet Covid-19 vaccines

https://covid-19tracker.milkeninstitute.org/#vaccines_intro

https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04283461?term=NCT04283461&id=NCT04283461&draw=2&rank=1

https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04368728?id=NCT04368728&draw=2&rank=1

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https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04523571?id=NCT04523571&draw=2&rank=1

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https://www.managedhealthcareexecutive.com/view/operation-warp-speed-plan-released-for-covid-vaccine-distribution

https://www.hhs.gov/sites/default/files/strategy-for-distributing-covid-19-vaccine.pdf

https://www.contagionlive.com/news/dr-patrick-soon-shiong-goals-operation-warp-speed

https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss/vsrr/covid19/excess_deaths.htm