Aired on Tuesday, August 18
Press play to watch our live Town Hall featuring Dr. Anthony Fauci that aired on Tuesday, August 18.
National anxiety about COVID-19 continues to grow and the ramifications are profound. Will our lives be changed forever? What will the next six months bring? When will children be able to go back to school? Are vaccine promises real? When will I feel safe again?
Watch our free Town Hall featuring the nation’s leading epidemiologist, Dr. Anthony Fauci, and a panel of frontline medical experts from the emergency room to mental health advocacy. Click play to watch above.
Dr. Anthony Fauci
Dr. Fauci was appointed director of NIAID in 1984. He oversees an extensive portfolio of basic and applied research to prevent, diagnose, and treat established infectious diseases such as HIV/AIDS, respiratory infections, diarrheal diseases, tuberculosis, and malaria as well as emerging diseases such as Ebola and Zika. NIAID also supports research on transplantation and immune-related illnesses, including autoimmune disorders, asthma, and allergies.
Dr. Raj Dasgupta, MD, FACP, FCCP, FAASM, and Healthline Advisor
Dr. Raj Dasgupta is a faculty member at the University of Southern California. He’s quadruple board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine. He’s the assistant program director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program and the associate program director of the Sleep Medicine Fellowship. Dr. Dasgupta is an active clinical researcher and has been teaching around the world for more than 15 years. His first book is part of a series called “Medicine Morning Report: Beyond the Pearls.” Learn more on his website.
Dr. Timothy Legg, PhD, PsyD, CRNP, ACRN, CPH, and Healthline Advisor
Dr. Timothy Legg is board certified as both a geriatric and psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner and is also a licensed psychologist. He graduated from Touro College in New York with a doctorate in health sciences research and education and from California Southern University in Irvine, California, with a doctorate in clinical psychology. He’s currently a university professor and clinician in private practice. He’s certified in addiction counseling, public health, health education, and is also an AIDS-certified registered nurse.
Moderator: Dr. Elaine Hanh Le, Healthline Medical Affairs Director
Dr. E Hanh Le leads Healthline’s Medical Affairs team. She brings her years of clinical and healthcare technology experience to help consistently create high-quality, empathetic, and engaging content and products that uphold the highest medical integrity. She received her MD from Baylor College of Medicine and completed residency at St. Joseph Hospital in Houston, Texas. After years of clinical practice, Dr. Le transitioned from clinical medicine to healthcare technology via her work at Epocrates, where she developed clinical news products and disease and drug content. She has also helped create an EHR system, secure messaging products, and clinical decision support tools for healthcare systems.
Host: Steve Swasey, VP of Communications at Healthline
Steve is Vice President of Communications with Healthline Media based in San Francisco, California.
Hosted by Healthline.com, the world’s #1 digital health brand and part of Healthline Media, the world’s largest online health property. Each month Healthline Media publishes more than 1,000 evidence-based and medically approved articles and videos. Read our coronavirus coverage here.
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