08/04/2021 | News release | Distributed by Public on 08/04/2021 08:50
With a new academic year swiftly approaching, parents have more to worry about than just school supply shopping - as vaccines roll out at a rapid pace and many eagerly dip their toes into a return to normalcy, questions about the safety and security of children in school still remain. To answer some of these questions, Doctor Radio (Ch. 110) hosted a panel of medical professionals discussing Covid-19 safety, back-to-school stress for those entering preschool through college, parent and educator concerns, and societal inequalities.
Stream Doctor Radio Reports: Back To School anytime below, and scroll down to see participating doctors.
Marc Siegel, MD (panel host)
Medical Director of Doctor Radio
Jennifer Lighter, MD
Pediatrician and Hospital Epidemiologist at NYU Langone Health
Chanelle A. Coble, MD
Pediatrician and Adolescent Medicine Specialist at NYU Langone Health
Jess Shatkin, MD, MPH
Vice Chair for Education and Professor of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Pediatrics at The Child Study Center at NYU Langone
Aisha Langford, MPH, PhD
Assistant Professor in the Department of Population Health at NYU Langone Health and an expert in health disparities
Hugh Bases, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics at NYU Langone Health and an expert in developmental and behavioral pediatrics