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A Very Special COVID TFC: Vaccines, Next Steps, & The New Normal With Dr. Syra Madad

The Financial Confessions

In this episode, Chelsea speaks with epidemiologist Dr. Syra Madad to answer audience questions on the vaccine, the future of COVID spreading, and where we go from here.   What vaccinated people can do: https://www.belfercenter.org/publication/what-you-can-do-once-vaccinated Risk reduction strategies: https://www.belfercenter.org/publication/keeping-safe-and-protecting-yourself-and-others-covid19 Effectiveness on masks: https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7007e1.htm https://www.healthaffairs.org/doi/10.1377/hlthaff.2020.00818 https://www.pnas.org/content/118/4/e2014564118 Subscribe to The Financial Confessions podcast here: https://lnkfi.re/1QYK1e4R For our favorite moments from The Financial Confessions podcast, subscribe to our highlights channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNRL-_4emfF_ZamFOWCF2rg Syra Madad on Twitter: https://twitter.com/syramadad Syra Madad website: https://t.co/z0KGXIvnb2?amp=1 The Financial Diet site: http://www.thefinancialdiet.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thefinancialdiet Twitter: https://twitter.com/TFDiet Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thefinancialdiet/?hl=en


18 Mar 2021

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Dr. Syra Madad joins us 1 year later after lockdown began

Signal Boost

Dr. Syra Madad of Netflix's "Pandemic" joins Zerlina and Jess one year after she came on the show to talk about what she said before lockdown and how she thinks America is doing now.


12 Mar 2021

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Post-Thanksgiving mailbag with Dr. Syra Madad

America Dissected: Coronavirus

Abdul and Dr. Syra Madad, who leads the special pathogens unit at New York City Health & Hospitals, answer your questions about COVID-19. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


1 Dec 2020

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Dr. Syra Madad. NYC Snr Director special pathogens. New York City Health System.

Roy Green Show

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22 Nov 2020

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Hospital Biopreparedness & Response | Syra Madad


What are we learning from COVID-19 and how can we prepare for a future pandemic?As global coronavirus cases rise and we experience a second wave, there is an increasing need to address biopreparedness and response for hospitals. Join us on this episode as the Senior Director of the System-wide Special Pathogens Program at NYC Health + Hospitals,  Dr. Syra Madad, walks us through the current efforts being undertaken to make hospitals better prepared for a global crisis like the one we're in and outlines what we must do as a nation in order to avoid a future pandemic.This session was recorded at Nextopic: Future of Pandemics in May.


17 Nov 2020

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Amanpour: Dr. Syra Madad, Louise Casey, and Dr. Richard A. Friedman


Infectious disease epidemiologist Dr. Syra Madad joins Christiane Amanpour to discuss the second wave of Covid in Europe, its third spike in the U.S and how both could have been prevented. Then, former homelessness advisor to the British government, Dame Louise Casey breaks down why she thinks families now face destitution if they don’t get help. Clinical Psychiatry professor Dr. Richard A. Friedman speaks to Michel Martin about the importance of mental health as we navigate the pandemic and a tense election cycle.To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy


27 Oct 2020

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S2 E3: In Conversation with Dr. Syra Madad

Global Impact

With the Covid-19 pandemic hitting  27-million cases and claiming almost 900,000 lives, we turn to Dr. Syra Madad for some answers and guidance. Featured in the Netflix series, Pandemic, she is a nationally-recognized leader and epidemiologist in public health and special pathogens preparedness and response - working in the largest healthcare delivery system in the United States - New York City. We cover testing, vaccines, and discuss whether it safe during the pandemic to engage in sex and in travel?--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/michael-bociurkiw/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-bociurkiw/support


10 Sep 2020

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S1E17 / Getting Prepared / John Lynch, Syra Madad, and Reid Wilson

EPIDEMIC with Dr. Celine Gounder

Transcript“We want to make sure everybody's prepared because we know COVID 19 is just one epidemic that we're currently facing. There's going to be another one in the pipeline, and we need to make sure that we're investing today for tomorrow.” - Syra MadadIn today’s episode, co-hosts Dr. Celine Gounder and Ron Klain speak with Syra Madad, Senior Director of the Special Pathogens Program, New York City Health and Hospitals. Syra shares her experience preparing for a potential disease outbreak like SARS in New York City, and how this preparation helped to lay the foundation for healthcare professionals in New York during the COVID pandemic. They also talk about Syra’s personal experience being diagnosed with COVID while living in a home with small children and at-risk persons. Dr. Gounder and Ron Klain also talk to Dr. John Lynch, Medical Director for Infection Control at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. They discuss how Washington, the state with the first confirmed case of COVID in the US, took action through house assessments to test as many people as possible with COVID symptoms, and how this process changed once community spread began to widely take place. Finally, they speak with Reid Wilson, a reporter with The Hill. They talk about how the epicenter of the coronavirus is making its way from large cities, such as Seattle and New York City, to more rural areas of the US, including Native American reservations, and why this is worrisome. They also discuss how, even as some states begin reopening, many Americans do not feel like they are ready to return to normal life.This podcast was created by Just Human Productions. We're powered and distributed by Simplecast. We're supported, in part, by listeners like you.#SARSCoV2 #COVID19 #COVID #coronavirus


5 May 2020

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A Super Women battling Super Viruses with Syra Madad

GLOW The Podcast

"Don’t think you can’t do it.  Whether it is 1 kid or 5 kids you just need to see what works best for you" says Dr. Syra Madad of the recent Netflix series 'Pandemic'.  Hear how Dr. Madad worked her way through University to become the Senior Director, System-wide Special Pathogens Program NYC Health + Hospitals.  Learn how to protect your family from Coronavirus, the risk of anti-vaccinators and tips to help advance your own career.


23 Feb 2020

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Dr. Syra Madad - Special Pathogens Scientist (January 26, 2019)

uMentor Talk Show

Syra Madad, D.H.Sc., M.Sc., MCP is nationally recognized leader in public health and special pathogen preparedness and response. She is Senior Director, System-wide Special Pathogens Program at New York City Health + Hospitals, the nation’s largest municipal healthcare delivery system overseeing special pathogen preparedness and response efforts across 11 acute care hospitals in addition to post-acute/long-term care facilities and ambulatory care sites. She is currently an Assistant Professor in the Graduate Biotechnology/BioDefense Program at the University of Maryland and Core Faculty in the National Ebola Training and Education Center (NETEC), funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR). In addition, Dr. Madad is an Alumni Fellow in the Emerging Leaders in Biosecurity at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Center for Health Security. Dr. Madad earned her Doctoral degree in Health Science with a concentration in Global Health from Nova Southeastern University, and Master of Science degree in Biotechnology with a concentration in Biodefense and Biosecurity.She has a strong background in academia, teaching in graduate, undergraduate and professional programs with courses ranging from advanced microbiology to bioterrorism and biosecurity. Dr. Madad has held various faculty appointments, including Assistant Professor, Deputy Chair and Director of Education for various academic institutions in MD, NY, and TX. Dr. Madad has a number of peer-reviewed articles, and has been a guest speaker at numerous scientific and medical conferences/workshops/webinars around the world. She was recently quoted in the Wall Street Journal on pandemic preparedness along with other national public health figures. She serves on over five editorial boards and advising committees and councils, nationally and internationally.


29 Jan 2019