Lagging In COVID Vaccinations, MN Vikings Bring In Infectious Disease Expert Dr. Osterholm To Talk To PlayersThe Minnesota Vikings organization is reportedly bringing in Dr. Michael Osterholm, a renowned epidemiologist and infectious disease expert, to talk with the team Monday. It comes as the team lags behind in COVID-19 vaccination compared to the rest of the NFL.
'Ultimately This Virus Will Find You': Dr. Osterholm Pushes COVID Vaccine As Delta Variant SpreadsThe CDC on Friday said people who are unvaccinated are twice as likely to be re-infected with COVID-19 as vaccinated individuals. The news comes as concern over the spread of the Delta variant increases, and as large events are taking place.
Three Health Experts Weigh In On The Future Of COVIDThere are still so many unknowns about SARS-CoV-2, but experts can make some educated guesses about what might happen during the course of the pandemic.
Disease Expert Dr. Michael Osterholm Says We're In ‘Darkest Days’ Of Pandemic Until Vaccine Available Next SpringUniversity of Minnesota infectious disease expert Dr. Michael Osterholm -- recently tapped for President-elect Joe Biden’s COVID task force -- says the “darkest days of this pandemic” are between now and when the vaccine becomes available next spring.
With Recent Local COVID Surge, Experts Say It's Time To Recommit To Life-Saving PrecautionsPandemic fatigue is setting in, and the numbers reflect that.
U Of M's Dr. Michael Osterholm Says COVID-19 Is In ‘Fall Surge’, Cites College Students On CampusUniversity of Minnesota’s infectious disease expert Dr. Michael Osterholm says the COVID-19 pandemic is just getting started.
Coronavirus Report: University Of Minnesota Researchers Say Pandemic Could Last Up To 2 YearsA new report from researchers at the University of Minnesota says we may need to prepare for the impacts of COVID-19 for the next two years.
'It's A Marathon': U of M's Dr. Osterholm Says We're Only At The Beginning Stages Of Fighting COVID-19A top disease expert out of the University of Minnesota says we are only at the beginning of fighting COVID-19.
Minnesota Infectious Disease Expert Discusses How To Prepare For CoronavirusHealth experts in Minnesota and around the country are closely monitoring the coronavirus after learning about the first death in the United States Saturday.
MN Doctor: U.S. Response To Ebola 'Woefully Inadequate'A Minnesota expert on infectious diseases is criticizing the handling of the Ebola outbreak. A symposium on the Ebola crisis was held today at Johns Hopkins in Maryland.
'U' Professor: Ebola Outbreak Could Be Largest EverA nationally renowned bio-security expert says the recent cases of the Ebola virus may turn into the largest outbreak we've ever seen. Dr. Michael Ostherholm is the director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy, as well as a professor at the University of Minnesota.