Coronavirus in Context

 
 
  • 3 Metrics Will Tell Us When COVID-19 Is Over, CDC Director Says   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with Rochelle P. Walensky, MD, MPH, Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about top COVID-19 concerns and recent changes to COVID-19 guidance.
  • Are COVID-19 Vaccination Incentives Ethical?   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with Arthur L. Caplan, PhD, Professor of Bioethics, New York University Langone Medical Center, about the ethics around offering COVID-19 vaccination incentives.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Education and Equity   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with Karyne Jones, President & CEO, National Caucus and Center on Black Aging (NCBA), about ensuring vaccine equity across all communities and how education can help overcome vaccine hesitancy.
  • Healthy Davis Together: A Model for Community Control of COVID-19   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with Bradley Pollock, PhD, Associate Dean of Public Health Sciences, UC Davis, about the success of the Healthy Davis Together project: a partnership between the University of California, Davis, and the city of Davis, California, to control COVID-19 in their community.
  • Will Telehealth Continue After the Pandemic?   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with Ceci Connolly, President & CEO, Alliance of Community Health Plans, about the rise of telehealth services during the pandemic and their potential continuation after COVID-19.
  • Q&A With Dr. John Whyte (May 14, 2021)   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, MPH, answers viewers' questions about COVID-19 vaccines and blood thinners, infectiousness, and gatherings.
  • Global Impact of the COVID-19 Crisis in India   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with Amesh Adalja, MD, senior scholar, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, about a variety of topics including the global impact of the crisis in India, vaccines, summer, immunity passports, workplace policies, and political leadership.
  • FDA Expands Pfizer Vaccine EUA for Children Ages 12-15   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, MPH, announces the expansion of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine EUA for children ages 12-15.
  • Latest Updates on Monoclonal Antibodies   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with George Yancopoulos, MD, PhD, President & Chief Scientific Officer, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., about the latest updates on monoclonal antibodies.
  • Ensuring Health and Safety as We Return to the Workplace   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with Robert Quigley, MD, SVP & Global Medical Director, International SOS, about businesses reopening and how employers can help ensure health and safety in the workplace.
  • Has COVID-19 Caused You to Forget About Heart Disease?   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with Nancy Brown, CEO, American Heart Association (AHA), and Tom Koutsoumpas, CEO, National Partnership for Healthcare and Hospice Innovation (NPHI), about the role of COVID-19 in heart disease and the fact that heart disease is still the No. 1 cause of death in the U.S. and globally.
  • Impact of COVID-19 on Physician Compensation   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with William E. Fox, MD, Chair, Board of Governors, American College of Physicians (ACP), about physician compensation during the pandemic.
  • How Long Does the Vaccine Protect Me?   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, MPH, explains that COVID-19 vaccines have protection for at least 6 months — not only 6 months.
  • Is Returning to Normalcy Causing You Stress?   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with Mena Mirhom, MD, Board-Certified Psychiatrist, Columbia University, about how to cope with post-pandemic anxiety.
  • The COVID-19 Virus Has No Borders   John Whyte, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Officer, WebMD. Melissa Fleming, Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications, United Nations.
  • Putting the J&J Vaccine 'Pause' Into Perspective   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, MPH, helps put the recommended Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine 'pause' into perspective.
  • Has the U.S. Entered a Fourth Wave?   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with Eric Topol, MD, Executive VP, Scripps Research, Editor-in-Chief, Medscape, about the fourth wave of the pandemic that the United States may be facing.
  • How COVID-19 Could Change Healthcare   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with Lloyd B. Minor, MD, Dean, Stanford University School of Medicine, about the influence of COVID-19 and technology on the future of health care.
  • Can Storytelling Help Overcome Vaccine Hesitancy?   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with Vin Gupta, MD, Affiliate Assistant Professor, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), University of Washington, about addressing COVID-19 vaccination and treatment hesitancy.
  • Are You Getting Enough Alone Time?   WebMD's Chief Medical Officer, John Whyte, MD, speaks with Robert Coplan, PhD, Professor, Department of Psychology, Carleton University, about his concept of "aloneliness" and ways to get enough time to yourself.