State Epidemiologists Talk About Surging Coronavirus Cases & The Difficulties We Face This Winter | New Hampshire Public Radio

State Epidemiologists Talk About Surging Coronavirus Cases & The Difficulties We Face This Winter

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Employee at Hannaford in Exeter behind a protective shield.
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As cases of COVID-19 continue to rise around the country and New Hampshire, ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, we talk with state epidemiologists about testing, contact tracing, vaccines, and how to stay safe, and protect others, this winter. 

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Air date: Wednesday, November 18, 2020. 

GUESTS:

  • Dr. Benjamin Chan - State epidemiologist for New Hampshire. 
  • Dr. Elizabeth Talbot - Infectious disease specialist at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. 

 

This infographic from The Lancet medical journal, lays out the effectiveness of masks, and was referenced during the program.
Credit The Lancet

Produced by Christina Phillips.