News by Year - 2021

Indonesia: Raging pandemic offers fertile ground for new variants

Post Date: 
2021-07-23
Source: 
Al Jazeera
Dr. Robert Bollinger
Al Jazeera: Dr. Robert Bollinger weighs in on the potential for new COVID-19 variants, particularly in areas where case numbers are high.

Global Coronavirus Pandemic

Post Date: 
2021-07-16
Source: 
The World Tonight. Black News Channel
Dr. Amita Gupta
The World Tonight, Black News Channe l: Dr. Amita Gupta discusses the challenges associated with COVID vaccination in low and middle income countries.

How we solved COVID

Post Date: 
2021-07-13
Source: 
Readers digest
Dr. Robert Bollinger
Dr. Robert Bollinger: "Such fast development of tests and vaccines are a clear example of the collaboration between scientists and the importance of public investment."

Are COVID-19 symptoms different if I’m infected with the Delta variant?

Post Date: 
2021-07-13
Source: 
Los Angeles Times
Dr. Robert Bollinger
Dr. Bollinger: "People getting infected now are a lot younger than they were with the earlier variants, because the older people are vaccinated at a much higher rate."

CURE ID Moves to Automated Data Collection in Light of COVID Pandemic

Post Date: 
2021-07-13
Dr. Matt Robinson
Drs. Matt Robinson is leading JHU efforts in this FDA program, and Robert Bollinger and Jane McKenzie-White helped launch it before COVID.

Johns Hopkins Students and Faculty Members Confront India’s COVID-19 Crisis

Post Date: 
2021-07-08
Source: 
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Dr. Amita Gupta
Dr. Amita Gupta: “If India is not safe, the world’s not safe. COVID anywhere affects us everywhere, and so we can’t lay down the guard.”

Proceedings of IMPAACT Annual Meeting 2021 Now Online

Post Date: 
2021-06-30
Source: 
impaactannualmeetings.org
IMPAACT
View video presentations from this year’s annual meeting, highlighting the latest updates and exciting science in the field.

Videos claiming vaccination efforts are causing new COVID-19 variants are fake

Post Date: 
2021-06-22
Source: 
Dunya News
Dr. Robert Bollinger
Dr. Bollinger: "Compared to unvaccinated people, vaccinated people are less likely to get infected by all of the strains, including the variants."

7 Lessons We’ve Learned From This Pandemic to Remember for the Next One

Post Date: 
2021-06-22
Source: 
Self
Dr. Amita Gupta
Dr. Amita Gupta: "We aren’t going to be able to treat our way out of disease. We need to prevent more infections from happening."

Why India’s COVID-19 data is vastly undercounted

Post Date: 
2021-06-22
Source: 
Gruntstuff
Dr. Amita Gupta
Dr. Amita Gupta: “We care from a humanitarian perspective, a public well being perspective and a well being safety perspective.”

A Blueprint for Preventing Another Pandemic

Post Date: 
2021-06-22
Source: 
Time
Dr. Amita Gupta
TIME polled 73 experts on how to mitigate the next health crisis. The responses offer a plan to build a more prepared world.

Ask The Doctor

Post Date: 
2021-06-22
Source: 
Twitter
Dr. Amita Gupta
Vikram Chandra, Founder, Editorji Technologies interviews Dr Amita Gupta, Dr Vincent Rajkumar, and Dr Aju Mathew.

A vaccinated person's guide to the most concerning COVID-19 strains

Post Date: 
2021-06-22
Source: 
Salon
Dr. Robert Bollinger
Dr. Robert Bollinger. "Flu viruses are particularly prone to mutation, which is why new strains circulate every year."

Do Vaccine Incentives Work? Krispy Kreme Says The Freebies Helped

Post Date: 
2021-06-22
Source: 
Eminetra
Dr. Robert Bollinger
Dr. Bollinger: “It depends on what barriers people have when they get vaccinated. The higher those barriers, the harder it is to overcome."

Desperate for Covid Care, Undocumented Immigrants Resort to Unproven Drugs

Post Date: 
2021-06-21
Source: 
New York Times
Dr. Kathleen Page
Dr. Kathleen Page: I’m upset about the system that makes it easier for them to get help from nontraditional places than from regular health care.”

Data-driven COVID-19 care

Post Date: 
2021-06-21
Source: 
HUB
Dr. Matt Robinson
Dr. Matt Robinson: "It makes it easier for clinicians to anticipate what will happen to patients and helps them focus on patients who are the sickest."

Johns Hopkins Taps Community Ties to Bring Vaccines to Latinos in Baltimore

Post Date: 
2021-06-16
Source: 
hopkinsmedicine.org
Vaccines
Dr. Kathleen Page: “The most important thing is that, from the moment you walk in to the moment you leave, you can speak Spanish."

Global crisis in the making

Post Date: 
2021-06-10
Source: 
Daily News
Dr. Amita Gupta
As countries around the world airlift oxygen, vaccines and medical supplies to India, they are also closing their borders to the world’s second most populous country.

Indian Students in US Anxious About COVID-19 Back Home

Post Date: 
2021-05-13
Source: 
VOA NEWS
Dr. Amita Gupta
Dr. Amita Gupta: "COVID has significantly reduced that number and importantly impacted their educational experience and quality of life.

Johns Hopkins University Helping India Fight Covid Surge

Post Date: 
2021-05-13
Source: 
CBS Baltimore
Dr. Amita Gupta
Dr. Amita Gupta: “The ramifications of what’s happening now is going to have far-reaching consequences beyond this year.

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