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HWCOM In The News-May 2021

Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

May 31, 2021
Women may be at higher risk of getting COVID
Chitra Gotluru, MD’21
WPTV, West Palm Beach

May 30, 2021
FIU mourns the loss of Board of Trustees Chair Emeritus Albert E. Dotson Sr.
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
FIU News

May 29, 2021
Travel surge expected this Memorial Day weekend as COVID-19 vaccination rate climbs
Dr. Aileen Marty
CBS News
117 staffers sue over Houston hospital’s vaccine mandate, saying they don’t want to be ‘guinea pigs’

Dr. Aileen Marty
The Washington Post

May 28, 2021
CAR T Cells and Beyond: An Exciting Future for Immunotherapy
Dr. Guenther Koehne, Dr. Robert Sackstein
Targeted Oncology
Miami Cancer Institute Brings Together Experts Who Share Newest Advances for Treating Hematologic Malignancies
Dr. Guenther Koehne, Dr. Robert Sackstein
Miami’s Community Newspapers
CDC eases COVID-19 guidance for summer camps
Dr. Aileen Marty
Yahoo News!

May 27, 2021
College of Medicine researcher studies melanoma, the deadliest skin cancer
Charles Dimitroff, TGIF
FIU News

May 26, 2021
Miami Cancer Institute Achieves ‘Summit’ With Experts Who Share Advances in Treating Hematologic Malignancies
Dr. Robert Sackstein, Dr. Guenther Koehne
Baptist Health South Florida
Rising ER Doctors Take Part in Emergency Training Exercise at Miami-Dade Park
Dr. Robert Levine
NBC6, Miami

May 24, 2021
Flesh-eating ‘black fungus’ killing off patients who survived COVID-19
Dr. Aileen Marty
WTSP, Tampa Bay

May 21, 2021
Dr. Eneida Roldan tapped for national COVID-19 awareness media campaign
FIU News

May 19, 2021
Escuelas de Miami: Mascarillas opcionales para actividades al aire libre y distanciadas
Dr. Aileen Marty
El Nuevo Herald, Miami
Miami-Dade Schools walks back optional masks for outdoors. Anti-mask protesters speak out
Dr. Aileen Marty
Miami Herald

May 18, 2021
Miami-Dade schools will make masks optional for outdoor, socially distanced activities
Dr. Aileen Marty
Miami Herald
CDC Mask Guidance
Dr. Aileen Marty
WLRN Radio, Miami

May 14, 2021
Cuestión de Poder
Dr. Julia Bisschops
NTN24, Colombia
Nuevas recomendaciones de los CDC para el uso de mascarillas en personas vacunadas
Dr. Aileen Marty
Telemundo51, Miami
Changes In Mask Guidance Could Bring Anxiety Before Relief
Dr. Aileen Marty
NBC6, Miami
CDC says you can ditch your mask. Not so fast, Florida. What do the rules mean for you?
Dr. Aileen Marty
Miami Herald

May 13, 2021
Vacunas de COVID-19
Dr. Eneida Roldan
Actualidad Radio, Miami

How Black Fungus Could Be Impacting COVID-19
Dr. Aileen Marty
SHAPE
Miami-Dade Mayor Says County To Follow CDC On New Mask Guidelines For Fully-Vaccinated Individuals
Dr. Aileen Marty
CBS4, Miami
Infectious Disease Expert Says CDC May Be Moving Too Quickly With New Mask Guidelines
Dr. Aileen Marty
Yahoo News!

May 12, 2021
California and Florida Took a Different Approach in Reopening: How They’re Faring With COVID-19.
Dr. Aileen Marty
Healthline
Infectious disease specialist: Can the COVID-19 vaccine protect teens?
Dr. Aileen Marty
WGN Radio, Chicago

May 11, 2021
Tampa General emergency medicine resident wins Grammy as part of Metropolitan Opera show ensemble
Rishi Rane, MD’20
WFTS, Tampa

May 10, 2021
When will it be safe to take masks off indoors?
Dr. Aileen Marty
WPLG, Miami
¿Cuándo será seguro quitarse las mascarillas en interiores?
Dr. Aileen Marty
WPLG Español, Miami
COVID Variants Are On the Rise in Florida
Dr. Aileen Marty
Newser

May 9, 2021
Jane Gilbert is Miami-Dade County’s first ‘chief heat officer.’ How cool is that? | Editorial
Dr. Cheryl Holder
Miami Herald
Florida Reports Close to 12,000 Covid Cases Caused by Variants, Most in U.S.
Dr. Aileen Marty
Rolling Stone

May 7, 2021
Miami-Dade’s vaccination pace still slowing. Would pizza and a shot help?
Dr. Eneida Roldan
Miami HeraldHispanics hit hardest by COVID-19 variants; South Florida Fair makes masks optional
Dr. Aileen Marty
The Palm Beach Post

May 6, 2021
HWCOM Pilot Project Grants
Asmi Chakraborty, Kunie Yoshinaga-Sakurai
HWCOM News
COVID-19 Variant Cases in Florida Doubled in 2 Weeks
Dr. Aileen Marty
WebMD
DeSantis Changes COVID Rules, and GL Homes Wins Ag Reserve Vote
Dr. Aileen Marty
Boca Magazine

May 5, 2021
Castellanos named FPS Practioner of the Year
Dr. Daniel Castellanos
HWCOM News
Infectious disease specialist talks COVID-19 vaccine for adolescents, a pill to treat COVID-19 symptoms, and more
Dr. Aileen Marty
WGN Radio, Chicago
HWCOM Announces 2021 Pilot Project Grants
Asmi Chakraborty, Kunie Yoshinaga-Sakurai
HWCOM News
South Florida Streets Packed For Cinco De Mayo, First Big Holiday Since Governor Lifted Local COVID Restrictions
Dr. Aileen Marty
CBS4, Miami

May 4, 2021
Local Leaders, Doctors Encourage African-American Community To Get Vaccinated
Dr. Aileen Marty
CBS4, Miami
Despite DeSantis’ order, some mask rules will remain in Miami-Dade
Dr. Aileen Marty
WPLG, Miami
Pese a orden de DeSantis, algunas reglas de uso de mascarilla permanecerán en Miami-Dade
Dr. Aileen Marty
WPLG Español, Miami

May 3, 2021
Reported COVID variant cases in Florida doubled in 2 weeks
Dr. Aileen Marty
Orlando Sentinel
Florida private school won’t employ vaccinated teachers
Dr. Aileen Marty
WTVD, Raleigh-Durham, NC