Speaking to the Wall Street Journal, CEID Director, Dr. Nahid Bhadelia commented on importance of staying home when sick. She explained that the added burden COVID-19 will be included on top of other respiratory viruses from here on out. Read the full article here.
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New analysis reveals many excess deaths attributed to natural causes are actually uncounted COVID-19 deaths | Medical Xpress
A recent publication co-authored by CEID faculty, Dr. Andrew Stokes quantifies the number of excess deaths attributed to COVID-19. The findings showed that many COVID-19 deaths went uncounted during the pandemic, even well beyond the initial phase of the pandemic, according to Dr. Stokes. This study allows researchers to better understand the true toll of […]
Feel like you’re getting sick more often this winter? CEID director Dr. Nahid Bhadelia spoke to The New York Times, discussing factors that could be contributing. Read the full article here.
Politicians and leaders in healthcare, research, and policy gathered for Massachusetts Consortium on Pathogen Readiness (MassCPR)’s Symposium on Pandemic Preparedness on November 14, 2023. The event kicked off with a keynote discussion with former Prime Minister of New Zealand Dame Jacinda Ardern, Sir Ashley Bloomfield, and Dame Juliet Gerrard, moderated by Dr. Louise Ivers of […]
CEID director Dr. Nahid Bhadelia was among the panelists at the Massachusetts Consortium on Pathogen Readiness’s symposium on pandemic preparedness earlier this week. Recurring themes among the speakers were the importance of building trust among communities outside of times of emergency and the need for proactive public health infrastructure. Read on for The Brink’s coverage […]
The Global Pandemic Accord, negotiated by World Health Organization member states, was among the issues discussed at the United Nations General Assembly in September. CEID director Dr. Nahid Bhadelia spoke to The Brink for an explainer on what this agreement entails and its importance in preventing and responding to future pandemics. Watch here.
CEID Director Dr. Nahid Bhadelia spoke on MSNBC’s Way Too Early about vaccination against Covid, flu, & RSV. October is perfect timing to get vaccinated ahead of increased gatherings & travel around the winter holidays. Responding to concerns about cost & availability of vaccines, she recommended that those with insurance check for in-network vaccination locations […]
With increasing talk of a potential government shutdown looming, CEID Director Dr. Nahid Bhadelia spoke to Yahoo Finance about how this could impact healthcare access. The video and transcript of the full conversation are available here.
This year, as Boston University’s Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Policy & Research (CEID) continues to pursue our mission to build resilience against new pandemic threats, we have focused our efforts on four Core Research Initiatives. These cores highlight high priority areas within emerging infectious that require closer linkage between research, operational response and policy: […]
CEID director, Dr. Nahid Bhadelia spoke on the August 28, 2023 episode of RFD-tv’s Rural Health Matters presented by the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC). There she answered questions about current COVID concerns from callers across rural America. Her segment begins at the 25:02 mark.