Dr. Amesh Adalja is a Senior Scholar at the Johns Hopkins University Center for Health Security. His work is focused on emerging infectious disease, pandemic preparedness, and biosecurity.
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Dr. Amesh Adalja (Infectious Disease MD) about what you need to know about the Coronavirus pandemic. The Coronavirus outbreak is still in its infancy in the US and Dr. Amesh Adalja gives you the information you need to be able to navigate this constantly changing public health crisis. He answers questions like “what is Coronavirus?” He also explains how the coronavirus is different from the flu. He tells you how to spot the confusing coronavirus symptoms and why it’s hard to distinguish from a common cold. Most importantly he provides vital information on Coronavirus prevention and what you need to do to keep you and your loved ones safe. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Amesh Adalja about the spreading coronavirus pandemic. They discuss the contagiousness of the virus and the severity of the resultant illness, the mortality rate and risk factors, vectors of transmission, how long coronavirus can live on surfaces, the importance of social distancing, possible anti-viral treatments, the timeline for a vaccine, the importance of pandemic preparedness, and other topics. SUBSCRIBE to gain access to all content on samharris.org/subscribe.
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Episode Count
2
Podcast Count
2
Total Airtime
1 hour, 24 minutes