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HWCOM In The News- August 2021

Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

August 31, 2021
Florida Alters COVID-19 to Show Artificial Decline in Deaths
Dr. Aileen Marty
Governing
Florida changed its COVID-19 data, creating an ‘artificial decline’ in recent deathshttps://www.miamiherald.com
Dr. Aileen Marty
Miami Herald
Personas deben esperar 8 meses para vacuna de refuerzo
Dr. Eneida Roldan
Telemundo51, Miami

August 30, 2021
To fly or not to fly: Travelers weigh the risk of getting sick – or canceled
Dr. Eneida Roldan
Daily Republic, Solano County, CA

August 27, 2021
El COVID-19 podría dejar 100,000 muertes más en EE.UU. para diciembre, según un modelo matemático
Dr. Eneida Roldan
Yahoo Noticias
Próxima variante de COVID-19 podría ser más fuerte
Dr. Eneida Roldan
Telemundo31, Orlando, FL
Vaccination requirements by employers could boost stalling vaccine rates
Dr. Cheryl Holder
ABC7, Denver, CO

August 26, 2021
Estudios para aprobar la vacuna de Pfizer contra el COVID-19
Dr. Eneida Roldan
Telemundo 51, Miami
Increasing COVID cases
Dr. Aileen Marty
WIOD Radio, Miami
Masking children
Dr. Aileen Marty
WFLA Radio, Tampa, FL

August 25, 2021
Vaccine Boosters
Dr. Aileen Marty
WCTX, Hartford, CT
Travel Restrictions
Dr. Aileen Marty
KAMR, Armadillo, TX

August 24, 2021
How to keep your cool when the office heats up
Dr. Cheryl Holder
BBC
Experts push COVID vaccines at college and for expecting mothers
Dr. Aileen Marty
WPLG, Miami
Florida doctor shreds anti-maskers on CNN — and asks why they don’t protest against changing their underwear too
Dr. Aileen Marty
Raw Story
Mask Controversy
Dr. Aileen Marty
CNN
Los expertos impulsan vacunas contra COVID en la universidad y para mujeres embarazadas
Dr. Aileen Marty
WPLG, Miami
FDA Vaccine Approval
Dr. Aileen Marty
CNN

August 23, 2021
To fly or not to fly: Travelers weigh the risks of getting sick— or canceled
Dr. Eneida Roldan
Newsday
How to keep your cool when the office heats upDr. Cheryl Holder
BBC
How to keep your cool when the office heats up
Dr. Cheryl Holder
Yahoo News
‘The science is there’: Will vaccine approval lead to more shots in Florida?
Dr. Aileen Marty
WPLG, Miami

August 22, 2021
3 ways virtual medical research competitions benefit entrants
Eli Levitt
Medical School News

August 21, 2021
Vaccine FDA Approval
Dr. Aileen Marty
News Nation

August 20, 2021
Why Wait 8 Months for a COVID-19 Booster Shot?
Dr. Aileen Marty
Infection Control Today
Florida COVID-19 positivity increases for 9th straight week
Dr. Aileen Marty
WPLG, Miami
Casos positivos de COVID-19 en Florida aumentan por novena semana consecutiva
Dr. Aileen Marty
WPLG Español, Miami
Regeneron en Miami-Dade: Sitio de anticuerpos monoclonales abre el sábado
Dr. Aileen Marty
WPLG, Miami

August 19, 2021
Should you travel with kids during the Delta surge?
Dr. Aileen Marty
Washington Post
What Is Regeneron COVID-19 Monoclonal Antibody Treatment?

Dr. Aileen Marty
MSN

August 18, 2021
Volar o no volar: los viajeros sopesan el riesgo de enfermarse, o cancelar
Dr. Eneida Rolan
Chicago Tribune
Molecular ‘Theranostics’ Could Guide Treatment in Thyroid Cancer
Dr. Seza Gulec
Medscape
Miami-Dade Superintendent Alberto Carvalho Supports Mandatory Masking With Medical Opt-Out
Dr. Aileen Marty
CBS4, Miami
Infectious disease specialist | ‘There is ZERO doubt in my mind the messenger RNA vaccines will receive full FDA approval’
Dr. Aileen Marty
WGN Radio, Chicago
Booster shots
Dr. Aileen Marty
CNN

August 17, 2021
Volar o no volar: los viajeros sopesan el riesgo de enfermarse o cancelar sus viajes
Dr. Eneida Roldan
MSN Noticias
To fly or not to fly: Travelers weigh the risk of getting sick — or canceled
Dr. Eneida Roldan
The Bakersfield Californian
Report says Florida outdoor workers could lose wages from extreme heat due to climate change

Dr. Cheryl Holder
Bay News9, Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL
Infectious Disease Expert To Miami-Dade School Board: ‘Backbone’ Needed On Masks
Dr. Aileen Marty
WUSF Radio, Tampa
Report says Florida outdoor workers could lose wages from extreme heat due to climate change

Dr. Aileen Marty
El Nuevo Herald
CONGRATULATIONS TO DR. HOOI NG “STOP HEART DISEASE” RESEARCHER OF THE YEAR
Hooi Hooi Ng
South Florida Hospital News

August 16, 2021
Volar o no volar: los viajeros sopesan el riesgo de enfermarse o cancelar sus viajes
Dr. Eneida Roldan
MSN Noticias
Infectious Disease Expert Urges Miami-Dade School Board To Have ‘Backbone’ On Mandatory Masks
Dr. Aileen Marty
WLRN Radio, Miami

August 15, 2021
Travelers weigh options for flying–or not
Dr. Eneida Roldan
Sun Sentinel
A New Executive Board of the AMHE – Florida Chapter Voted Dr Angelo E Gousse President
Dr. Angelo Gousse
Le Floridien

August 14, 2021
Jamaican-Born Doctor Named Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, Inclusivity, and Community Initiatives at Florida International University College of Medicine
Dr. Cheryl Holder
Jamaicans.com
Jamaican-Born Doctor Named Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, Inclusivity, and Community Initiatives at Florida International University College of Medicine
Dr. Cheryl Holder
Caribbean News Roundup

August 13, 2021
South Florida Medical Schools Say Influx Of Applicants Is Result Of The “Fauci Effect”
Cristina Arabatzis
WMFE Radio, Orlando, FL
COVID-19 Morning Report
Cristina Arabatzis
WGCU Radio, Ft. Myers, FL

August 12, 2021
Targeting HIV in the brain
Nagesh Kolishetti
Nature Reviews
Black residents are smallest share of vaccinated Floridians. Efforts aim to change that
Dr. Cheryl Holder
Miami Herald
New Nanoparticle Drug Delivery System for HIV/AIDS Treatment
Madhavan Nair, Nagesh Kolishetti, Royden Ramirez
AZO Nano
Feds Endorse COVID-19 Vaccines For Pregnant Women, ‘Did Not Increase Risks’ According to FIU’s Dr. Aileen Marty
Dr. Aileen Marty
CBS4, Miami

August 11, 2021
Some children’s hospitals in Covid-19 hotspots are especially busy
Dr. Aileen Marty
CNN
Editorial: Florida schools, businesses must push back against DeSantis’ reckless COVID policies
Dr. Aileen Marty
MSN News
The P681R mutation, and how it impacts the spike of Delta
Dr. Aileen Marty
WGN Radio, Chicago
Breakthrough Findings on Nanoparticle Delivery of HIV/AIDS Medications to Brain
Royden Ramirez, Madhavan Nair, Nagesh Kolishetti
Newswise

August 10, 2021
To mask or not to mask: We spoke to experts on how to keep kids COVID-free at school | Editorial
Dr. Aileen Marty
Miami Herald
Kids are the victims of new GOP bid to politicize the pandemic
Dr. Aileen Marty
CNN
Kids are the victims of new GOP bid to politicize the pandemic
Dr. Aileen Marty
KAKE
Wichita, Kansas
Florida hospitals slammed by Delta variant surge: ‘it’s overwhelming our staff’
Dr. Aileen Marty
MSNBC
ANÁLISIS | Los niños son víctimas del nuevo intento republicano por politizar la pandemia
Dr. Aileen Marty
CNN en español
Some hospitals in Covid-19 hotspots are busy treating children
Dr. Aileen Marty
CNN
Gov. Ron DeSantis Photo-Op In Surfside Turns Into Q&A Session About School Mask Mandate
Dr. Aileen Marty
CBS4, Miami

August 9, 2021
Ron DeSantis Announces Plan to Basically Ensure Florida Schoolchildren Get COVID
Dr. Aileen Marty
Vanity Fair
College of Medicine appoints head of diversity
Dr. Cheryl Holder, Andrea Raymond
FIU News
College of Medicine Appoints Diversity Officer | News from the FIU
Dr. Cheryl Holder
Title Press
Delta Variant
Dr. Aileen Marty
MSNBC
What’s full in Florida — besides hospitals
Dr. Aileen Marty
Politico
Good Question: Do we need a third COVID-19 vaccination shot?
Dr. Aileen Marty
WBTV, Charlotte, NC
Some children’s hospitals in Covid-19 hotspots are especially busy
Dr. Aileen Marty
KESQ, Palm Desert, CA

August 8, 2021
Exhaustion among health care professionals
Dr. Aileen Marty
WINS Radio, NY
COVID-19 cases among kids overwhelming Florida hospitals: doc
Dr. Aileen Marty
New York Post
Officials split on masking children in schools as pediatric hospitals fill up with Covid-19 patients
Dr. Aileen Marty
CNN
All the beds are taken by Covid victims’: Hospitals in the South are running out of space or staff
Dr. Aileen Marty
WRCB, Chattanooga, TN
Local leaders critical of Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis amid latest surge in COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations
Dr. Aileen Marty
WPLG, Miami
Children COVID cases ‘overwhelm’ Florida hospitals as DeSantis faces lawsuits over barring masks
Dr. Aileen Marty
USA News Lab
‘All the beds are taken up by Covid victims’: Hospitals in the South are running out of space or staff
Dr. Aileen Marty
KVIA, Tahoe City, CA
Fauci: Full FDA approval may lead to ’empowerment’ of vaccine mandates
Dr. Aileen Marty
UPI

August 6, 2021
5th Annual Imagine Miami Fundraiser 9/29/21
Dr. Cheryl Holder
The Soul of Miami
Do your genes increase your susceptibility to smoke and/or vape?
Hitendra Chand
Vaping Post

August 5, 2021
A First of Its Kind Role, Miami-Dade County Appoints a “Chief Heat Officer”
Dr. Cheryl Holder
Southeast Florida Regional Compact Climate Change

August 4, 2021
Latest coronavirus surges grow faster, hit record heights in Louisiana, Florida
Dr. Aileen Marty
Anchorage Daily News
Levine Cava discutió con representantes educativos sobre aumento de casos de covid-19
Dr. Aileen Marty
MiamiDiario.com
Why has Florida become the epicenter of the Pandemic of Covid-19 in the United States?
Dr. Aileen Marty
PressFrom
Why Should Kids Wear Masks In Schools?
Dr. Aileen Marty
WJCT, Jacksonville, FL

August 2, 2021
College of Medicine welcomes its largest-ever class at White Coat Ceremony
FIU News
Newsbreak