E&PH Responds to COVID-19

E&PH Faculty "On the Record"

*In chronological order (from newest to oldest)

*Note: these stories are tracked in real time on our @StanfordEpiNews twitter feed. Follow us to stay abreast of Epi COVID-19 News! Also note, this list is not a comprehensive list of all core faculty media appearances during this period, but rather a showcase of department highlights and key moments in the COVID-19 conversation.

April 15, 2021. Stanford epidemiologist Yvonne Maldonado, MD, comments on the goal of having a vaccine for all age groups starting at 6 months.
Los Angeles Times, ABC News

April 14, 2021. Julie Parsonnet is featured in this story about a Stanford University study that suggests the COVID-19 infection rate in Placer County was 3x higher in March than what was previously confirmed.
ABC News, FOX News

April 14, 2021. Stanford Medicine began running a trial of Pfizer vaccines in children ages 2-5 Wednesday. This is part of a larger, nationwide Pfizer study testing the vaccine in children as young as 6 months old. Yvonne Maldonado is leading the trial.
San Francisco Chronicle 

April 13, 2021. "We need to be very open and transparent about the J&J vaccine investigation, and make sure there's no specific link to the vaccine," said Stanford epidemiologist, Yvonne Maldonado, MD. 
ABC News

April 12, 2021. "So there's going to be a real tug-of-war here to see who can get vaccinated," Dr. Yvonne Maldonado said. "It is going to be frustrating, believe me, everyone who I've talked to is very frustrated."
ABC News

April 7, 2021. Stanford epidemiologist Yvonne Maldonado, MD, is quoted in this San Francisco Chronicle story, "These hurdles could block California's ambitious reopening timeline."
San Francisco Chronicle 

April 2, 2021. Stanford epidemiologist Yvonne Maldonado, MD, is quoted in this article about possible COVID vaccine side effects.
Eat This, Not That!

April 1, 2021. E&PH Chair Melissa Bondy provided her expert opinion on whether Stanford should hold in-person graduation events for the class of 2021 in June following the release of new guidelines for commencement ceremonies.
Stanford Daily

April 1, 2021. How long will your coronavirus vaccination last? Here's what we know about immunity so far. This piece discusses coronavirus immunity and quotes Yvonne Maldonado, MD.
San Francisco Chronicle