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16 Podcast Episodes

Latest 15 Jan 2022 | Updated Daily

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Allison Arwady, Chicago’s Top Doctor On The Omicron Holiday Surge And In-Person Learning

Reset with Sasha-Ann Simons

As the omicron variant continues to spread the country, Chicago is implementing new vaccine mandates for indoor venues to encourage residents to get their shots. Meanwhile, the Chicago Teachers Union votes to switch to remote learning amid the post-holiday COVID surge. Reset checks in with the city’s top doc, Dr. Allison Arwady, for the latest COVID guidelines.Host: Sasha-Ann SimonsProducers: Nereida Moreno

16mins

5 Jan 2022

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Dr. Allison Arwady On Chicago’s COVID Vaccine Rollout For Kids

Reset with Sasha-Ann Simons

Pediatricians and pharmacies are preparing for the newest round of COVID shots, which could start being offered in the next few days. About 15 million doses are already being shipped to vaccination sites throughout the country, but some parents still have concerns when it comes to their kids. Host: Sasha-Ann SimonsProducers: Andrea Guthmann

18mins

3 Nov 2021

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Dr. Allison Arwady says Chicago is in a good spot to celebrate Halloween safely

Chicago's Afternoon News with Lisa Dent

Dr. Allison Arwady, Chicago’s Department of Public Health Commissioner, joins Jon Hansen on Chicago’s Afternoon News (filling in for Steve Bertrand) to discuss the city’s guidance for safely celebrating Halloween and the prospect of an indoor mask mandate persisting throughout the winter. https://serve.castfire.com/audio/3885897/3885897_2021-10-15-215537.64kmono.mp3 Follow Your Favorite Chicago’s Afternoon News Personalities on Twitter:Follow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 Follow @maryvandeveldeFollow @LaurenLapka More coronavirus coverage

15 Oct 2021

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Dr. Allison Arwady tackles rumors and myths surrounding COVID-19 and the vaccine

Steve Dale's Other World

Steve Dale speaks with Dr. Allison Arwady, Commissioner of the Chicago Department of Public Health, about the city now offering Visa Gift Cards to people who get vaccinated. She also address various rumors and myths that surround COVID-19 and the vaccine. https://serve.castfire.com/audio/3872683/3872683_2021-09-05-205123.64kmono.mp3

5 Sep 2021

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Equal Hope discusses COVID-19 & healthcare disparities with Dr. Allison Arwady

Disrupting Privilege: Conversations on Race & Health

Dr. David Ansell & John McIlwain discuss the City's response to COVID-19 and what has been learned from the pandemic with Dr. Allison Arwady, Commissioner of the Chicago Department of Public Health. Dr. Arwady explains that one of the elements of the City's efforts to address vaccination disparities across Chicago's Black and Brown communities was to partner with Community Based Organizations who know their communities and are trusted by their clients.  

46mins

26 May 2021

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UC3P: The Main Page

The City of Chicago’s Commissioner of Public Health Department discusses all things Covid-19: vaccine distribution and equity, pandemic preparedness for major cities, mental health, and global implications for US vaccinations.

40mins

1 May 2021

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Defining Health Equity with Dr. Allison Arwady, Chicago Public Health

The MATTER Health Podcast

What is health equity? Where do care gaps show up in the American healthcare system? How can technology and innovation be consciously designed and deployed to positively make a change?Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady joins us to answer these questions and more, kicking off MATTER’s latest event series, Advancing Health Equity. The series aims to unravel the various forms of inequities affecting our healthcare system today and explore the role that innovation and technology can play in shaping a more equitable future. Future discussions will follow two tracks: resilient communities and inclusive technology.In this event co-produced with MATTER partner HC3 (Healthcare Council of Chicago), Dr. Arwardy delivers a keynote address to align our community on key components of health equity. Following the keynote, Dr. Arwady joins The Chicago Community Trust CEO Helene Gayle to further discuss how technology and innovation have contributed to the gaps in healthcare we see today across different demographics.Learn more about MATTER events here.

57mins

16 Apr 2021

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Dr. Allison Arwady: Double down on the known coronavirus preventions

John Williams

Chicago Public Health Department Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady joins John Williams to explain the restrictions and how strict people should be about stopping gatherings. Plus, Dr. Arwady pinpoints the concern with restaurants being a place of a high infection rate, and gives out a hashtag to help out the restaurant business. https://serve.castfire.com/audio/3798040/Dr_Alison_Arwady_Double_down_on_the_known_Coronavirus_preventions_2020-11-20-184440.64kmono.mp3 More coronavirus coverage

20 Nov 2020

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Dr. Allison Arwady: Double down on the known coronavirus preventions

John Williams

Chicago Public Health Department Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady joins John Williams to explain the restrictions and how strict people should be about stopping gatherings. Plus, Dr. Arwady pinpoints the concern with restaurants being a place of a high infection rate, and gives out a hashtag to help out the restaurant business. https://serve.castfire.com/audio/3798040/Dr_Alison_Arwady_Double_down_on_the_known_Coronavirus_preventions_2020-11-20-184440.64kmono.mp3 More coronavirus coverage

20 Nov 2020

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Dr. Allison Arwady: Double down on the known coronavirus preventions

John Williams

Chicago Public Health Department Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady joins John Williams to explain the restrictions and how strict people should be about stopping gatherings. Plus, Dr. Arwady pinpoints the concern with restaurants being a place of a high infection rate, and gives out a hashtag to help out the restaurant business. https://serve.castfire.com/audio/3798040/Dr_Alison_Arwady_Double_down_on_the_known_Coronavirus_preventions_2020-11-20-184440.64kmono.mp3 More coronavirus coverage

20 Nov 2020

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