"It’s Critically Important That We Maintain Our Healthcare Workers", says Rear Admiral (ret.) James M. Galloway, MD, a former assistant U.S. Surgeon General, a cardiovascular medical doctor and a public health expert.
As the former Director of the Office of Health System Collaboration for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, integrating clinical care and public health at a national level, Dr. Galloway has been monitoring the global impacts of the COVID-19 Coronavirus outbreak, and governments’ responses to them.
Dr. Galloway has also served as a Senior Federal Official on Health for Pandemic Influenza and Bioterrorism for the Department of Homeland Security.
Tune in to Big Time Talker podcast to get answers to COVID-19 questions including:
-Could the U.S. have responded more quickly, and how?
-Are China's numbers accurate?
-Should Americans wear face masks and gloves?
-Will warm weather slow down the virus?
-What will likely happen in smaller, rural communities, Indian reservations, and outside major population centers?
-Will this come back again in the fall?
-How long will most Americans be under stay-at-home orders?
-If you get the virus, will you be less likely to catch it again by building up immunities?
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