HWCOM In The News-July 2020

July 31, 2020
Five Women Faculty Members Who Are Taking on New Roles at Major Universities
WIA Report
¿Cómo saber cuándo es seguro enviar a los niños de vuelta a clases? Expertos lo explican
MSN Noticias
Anderson Cooper 360: Trump downplays threat in visit to hard-hit Florida
Eight Black Scholars Who Are Taking on New Assignments or Duties
The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education

July 28, 2020
Rise in COVID-19 cases in Miami-Dade County may be leveling off
T-helper cells may be more important than antibodies in fighting COVID-19
WTSP, Tampa

July 27, 2020
Miami-Dade: Te puedes convertir en rastreador de contacto
Diario Las Americas
Controversia con coronavirus afectando niños

July 26, 2020
Why is the United States still the world leader in the number of people infected with coronavirus?
Voice of America Russian Service
M-DCPS superintendent says he’s considering every option ahead of new school year
WSVN Miami

July 24, 2020
Trump concedes some schools may have to delay opening
Infectious disease expert stands against reopening schools in Miami-Dade County
WPLG Miami
Cifras, tasas y medidas en Miami-Dade que dictan el curso de la pandemia
Diario Las Americas

July 23, 2020
Florida alcanza nuevo récord con 173 muertos por Covid-19 en un día
La Jornada, Mexico
COVID-19 test result delays worsen in South Florida as surge swamps lab
Miami Herald
College of Medicine appoints interim dean of diversity
FIU Foundation
US tops 4M coronavirus cases as CDC revises predictions
ABC World News Tonight
Florida doctor on the importance of masks
Florida Expert On COVID-19 Strategy
Officials: COVID-19 cases in South Florida leveling out but needs to do better
Could Florida’s COVID-19 Surge Get Even Worse? Here’s What Experts Think
Florida reports another record virus death toll

July 22, 2020
College of Medicine appoints interim dean of diversity
FIU News
FIU College of Medicine appoints interim dean of diversity
Miami’s Community Newspapers
Florida moves ahead with more electric-vehicle plans
Tampa Bay Times

July 21, 2020
Delays in test results are part of the reason there is more expanded community transmission, says Dr. Eneida Roldan, since many don’t self-quarantine while waiting for results.
NBC News
Commencement for one? Coming right up! 
Spot On Florida
Florida moves ahead with more electric-vehicle plans

Miami Herald
Broward County school board continues reopening discussions amid warnings, surge in cases
WSVN Miami
Miami mayor announces closure of summer camps, strict regulations on masks
WSVN Miami
Florida moves ahead with more electric-vehicle plans
The Telegraph, Illinois

July 20, 2020
Commencement for one: College of Medicine Ph.D. grad to have his very own virtual graduation
FIU News
Florida moves ahead with more electric-vehicle plans: Will investment pass by poor, minority communities?
Panama City News Herald
Florida moves ahead with more electric-vehicle plans: Will investment pass by poor, minority communities?
The Destin Log
Florida moves ahead with more electric-vehicle plans: Will investment pass by poor, minority communities?
Apalachicola Times

July 19, 2020
Meet the Press  (Dr. Aileen Marty)

July 18, 2020
Florida counties impose curfews as coronavirus cases spike
MSN News
Is Another Shutdown In Store For South Florida?
WUSF Tampa

July 17, 2020
FIU’s Dr. Cheryl Holder On COVID-19
Yahoo News!

July 15, 2020
In Fauci, we trust — and these top Miami COVID doctors: Aileen Marty and Lilian Abbo | Opinion
Miami Herald
Florida continues to break record numbers
Dr. Marty talks about new developments and possible vaccines
WGN Radio, Chicago
Dr. Slomovitz on the Role of Surgery in Endometrial Cancer
Florida Politics

July 14, 2020
Coronavirus: How did Florida get so badly hit by Covid-19?
Researchers investigate if antibodies from other viral infections help fight COVID-19
FIU News
The Hill’s Morning Report – Presented by Argentum – California a coronavirus cautionary tale as it retrenches to stave off infections
The Hill
‘No Substitute for Shutting Down’ Congresswoman Donna Shalala Calls For Two-Week Stay Home Order
WLRN Radio
¡Urgente! Médicos de Miami piden seguir reglas para controlar la pandemia
Miami Diario
Rise in virus cases fuels school-reopening debate
Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette
Miami now ‘epicenter’ of coronavirus pandemic, top doctor says
WPVI Philadelphia
U.S. debates reopening schools; WHO warns ‘no return to normal’
Salt Lake Tribune
Florida anti-mask group rewarded maskless diners with free grilled cheese
Global News, Canada
Your Tuesday Update: FPL Moratorium Extended, Teachers Protest Plans to Reopen Schools, Leesburg Considers City-Wide Mask Mandate
WMFE Radio, Orlando
Alabama adds 10K cases in one week
Troy Messenger, Alabama
Politicians should wear masks as an example to the public
WLRN Radio, Miami
Miami-Dade mayors lament insufficient contact tracing
Florida Politics

July 13, 2020
‘Miami Is the Epicenter of the Pandemic’: Local Medical Experts Urge Public to Follow Guidelines
Experts say Miami is now the coronavirus epicenter just as Wuhan once was
‘We don’t want to shut down our economy’: Miami-Dade mayor could issue another stay-at-home order
South Florida Business Journal
Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez, Doctors Say Not Wearing Mask Or Socially Distancing Is Driving Up Coronavirus Numbers
Miami Now The Epicenter Of Coronavirus Cases
WIOD Radio
South Florida leaders urge state to improve testing, contact tracing
Florida Politics
South Florida Lawmakers Call for Another Statewide Stay-At-Home Order
COVID-19 data in South Florida show signs of stabilization, but positivity rates remain high
Florida Politics
Can You Get Reinfected With Coronavirus? Health Experts Don’t Have Data Yet To Support Theory
CBS2 New York
US debates school reopening, WHO warns ‘no return to normal’
Associated Press
U.S. debates school reopening, WHO warns ‘no return to normal’
Greensboro News & Record
More Than 80% Of Florida’s ICU Beds Are Full. Here’s What Floridians Can Do To Help Stop The Spread Of COVID-19
Florida Democrats seek more robust COVID-19 response
News4 Jacksonville
The Latest: Hawaii to wait to waive quarantine requirement
WFMJ Hawaii
US Debates School Reopening, WHO Warns ‘No Return to Normal’
NBC10 Philadelphia
The Latest: Hawaii to wait to waive quarantine requirement
The Lawton Constitution, Oklahoma
US grapples with pandemic as its origins are traced in China
WBAL Radio, Baltimore
Florida Doctor Talks Coronavirus Latest
Doctor: Miami becoming ‘epicenter’ of coronavirus outbreak

July 12, 2020
Relatives of patient with COVID-19 cry out for scarce medication in hospitals 
Two weeks then gone? Not even close, say doctors about lingering effects of COVID-19
Palm Beach Post

July 11, 2020
Pandemic parties rage on despite coronavirus crisis
More patients are needed to donate blood plasma to save others – .
The Latest: Arizona sees record number of virus ICU patients
WTMJ Radio, Wisconsin

July 10, 2020
Miami-Dade Restaurant Owners Take To The Streets To Protest Indoor Dining Restrictions
CBS4 Miami
‘Our Goal Never Would Be To Give Up’: Experts Say Florida Still Has Work To Do On Contact Tracing
WUSF Tampa
Lingering effects of COVID-19 on the lungs, heart, brain, kidneys and immune system
Palm Beach Post
President Trump Visits SOUTHCOM, Attends Roundtable Discussion On Venezuela During South Florida Visit
CBS4 Miami

July 9, 2020
Do Broward’s new rules go far enough to slow coronavirus spread?
WPLG Miami
Mayor Gimenez signs $14 million agreement for 250 additional contact tracers in Miami-Dade County
WSVN Miami

July 8, 2020
Coronavirus in Florida: 35-year-old mother and hospital worker dies of COVID-19
Infectious Disease Specialist talks masks, quarantine & if the virus can be airborne
WGN Radio Chicago

July 7, 2020
State health office closes in Miami-Dade after workers test positive for COVID-19
Miami Herald
Oficina de Departamento de Salud en Doral cierra tras casos de COVID-19 en empleados
msn noticias
Miami-Dade to shut down restaurants again as Florida’s Covid-19 hospitalizations surge
Moulik wins award for teaching excellence
High levels of COVID-19 have been found in Florida sewage, but a local spill hasn’t been tested
WTSP Tampa
DeSantis downplays experts’ warning of ‘need for army of contact tracers’ in Miami-Dade
WPLG Miami
COVID-19 numbers going up ‘way too fast’ says FIU doctor
WPTV West Palm Beach
Florida Gov. Sending Nurses To Overstretched Hospitals
NBC6 Miami
South Florida hospitals report rise in patients, restaurant closures loom as local COVID-19 cases top 74K
WSVN Miami

July 6, 2020
As the Virus Surged, Florida Partied. Tracking the Revelers Has Been Tough
New York Times
Doctors rank which activities create the most risk for getting COVID-19
Doc: COVID-19 damages lungs of patients showing no symptoms
Yahoo News
Florida registra 6.336 casos de COVID-19 bajo la amenaza de colapso sanitario
Yahoo Noticias/EFE
Científicos advierten a la OMS que el coronavirus puede transmitirse por el aire
Oficina de Departamento de Salud en Doral cierra tras casos de COVID-19 en empleados
El Nuevo Herald
Miami chief says cops caught COVID-19 after Floyd rallies; protesters say he lied
Police One
Miami-Dade mayor to close gyms, restaurant indoor dining rooms; outdoor still allowed
WSVN Miami

July 5, 2020
“La gente comenzó a socializar como si el virus no existiera”: alcalde de Miami

July 4, 2020
Nation warned virus won’t be taking holiday
Arkansas Democrat Gazette
Florida ‘heading a million miles an hour in the wrong direction’ as COVID-19 cases keep rising, doctor says
‘Unnecessary situation’: Surging virus cases frustrate experts

July 3, 2020
At coronavirus crossroads, U.S. weighs ‘one more chance’ to quell escalating outbreak
Washington Post
Florida hits 10,000 new coronavirus cases going into July 4 holiday
CBS This Morning
‘We Are Heading A Million Miles An Hour In The Wrong Direction,’ Health Expert Dr. Aileen Marty On Florida’s COVID-19 Surge
Infectious disease specialist: Florida ‘heading a million miles an hour in the wrong direction’
The Hill
Florida enters critical period in coronavirus fight
Sun Sentinel
COVID-19, o tragedie americană a confuziei și morților evitabile — interviu cu Cheryl Holder
rfi Romania
2 South Florida medical professionals give update on Florida’s battle with COVID-19
WSVN Miami

July 2, 2020
Police chief says Miami cops caught COVID-19 after Floyd rallies. Protesters say he lied.
Miami Herald
‘If you’re going into a restroom at that water park, you better have a clean, dry mask’
“Se debiera cerrar todo ya”: experta infectóloga ante aumento de casos de coronavirus en Miami-Dade