Tag: infectious diseases

Total Results: 258
When Does a Pandemic Become Endemic? When Does a Pandemic Become Endemic? Research

When Does a Pandemic Become Endemic?

  • By Mark Michaud
  • Feb. 28, 2022
Ann Falsey, M.D., addresses the question of what life may look like once COVID takes its place among other circulating respiratory diseases that, while dangerous for some, do not produce spikes in ...
Meet Five Inspiring Women in Science Meet Five Inspiring Women in Science Research

Meet Five Inspiring Women in Science

  • By Susanne Pallo
  • Feb. 11, 2022
On International Day of Women and Girls in Science, female researchers from across URMC share the career choices they made, the obstacles they overcame and their advice for the next generation.
Son of an Omicron: The New COVID Subvariant Son of an Omicron: The New COVID Subvariant Research

Son of an Omicron: The New COVID Subvariant

  • By Susanne Pallo
  • Jan. 27, 2022
First, there was alpha, then delta, then omicron. Now, the World Health Organization has flagged a new COVID subvariant, the so-called “son of omicron.” A URMC expert tells you what you need to know.
Colds and Flu: Do You Need Antibiotics? Colds and Flu: Do You Need Antibiotics? Patient Care

Colds and Flu: Do You Need Antibiotics?

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Jan. 5, 2022
COVID-19 has significantly changed the way we consider even minor coughs and cold-like symptoms. UR Medicine Primary Care's Dr. Michael Gavin offers advice on what to look for, when to call to your ...