Patsy Stinchfield, senior director of infection prevention at Children’s Minnesota, answers the burning questions about COVID-19 (coronavirus).
Coronavirus is a respiratory illness that looks similar to the common cold, influenza or pneumonia with symptoms like a fever, a cough or difficulty breathing. Here's what parents need to know about coronavirus, or COVID-19.
February 13, 2020, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis
Ben Christianson, MPH
January 30, 2020, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Saint Paul
Farah Cassis-Ghavami, MD
Help your child stay protected from illnesses, like coronavirus, by teaching them when they should wash their hands and the best way to wash their hands.
July 25, 2019, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis
Lise Nigrovic, MD, MPH
Siman Nuurali, quality and patient safety specialist, shares Children’s Minnesota’s outreach efforts with the Minnesota Somali community surrounding the 2017 Measles outbreak.
Patsy Stinchfield, senior director of infection prevention and control, shared her insights on misinformation about vaccines spread through social media.
Dr. Anu Kalaskar spoke about potential treatments for Acute Flaccid Myelitis if it is found to be an auto immune disorder.
Dr. Emily Chapman, chief medical officer and vice president of medical affairs, spoke with Romper about whether Acute Flaccid Myelitis is contagious.