VUMC in the news, April 5, 2022Apr. 1, 2022, 10:50 AM
A roundup of a few recent stories from the press about Vanderbilt University Medical Center:
William Schaffner, MD, professor of Preventive Medicine, continues to be one of the most in-demand sources about COVID-19, influenza and other subjects in the news. Among the news organizations he has spoken with recently: NBC News, USA Today, CNN, WebMD. Everyday Health, and Newsweek.
NPR interviewed Jonathan Casey, MD, assistant professor of Medicine, and Whitney Gannon, MSN, assistant in Medicine, about the importance of ECMO machines during COVID as well as a study launched to determine how many patients could access ECMO machines when hospitals were overwhelmed.
Marshall Brinkley, MD, assistant professor of Medicine, and Justin Bachmann, MD, assistant professor of Medicine, were quoted in a U.S. News & World Report story about the best heart-healthy exercises.