Saint Rose String Band Concert

Today, we are hosting a small concert in the Saint Rose Street Garden in Jamaica Plain from 3:30-5pm. The Saint Rose String Band (Zoltán Glück/banjo, Adam Omar Hosein/guitar, me/violin) will be playing a couple of sets of folk and old time tunes and maybe a few jazz standards. And there will be a clay table for the kids (or adults) courtesy of Jeremy Ogusky (thanks!). … Continue reading Saint Rose String Band Concert

Our Letter in the New York Times

June 4, 2020 RE “Built for This, C.D.C. Shows Flaws in Crisis” (front page, June 3) To the Editor: As former Epidemic Intelligence Service officers at the C.D.C. and former members of the Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service, we believe that this article, while raising valid points about the C.D.C.’s need for culture change, misses the “elephant in the living room” — … Continue reading Our Letter in the New York Times

Innovation and Knowledge Sharing Can Transform COVID-19 Infection Prevention Response

Our recent article about SARS Cov-2, from the Journal of Hospital Medicine: Emerging studies on coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) confirm high rates of infection among healthcare workers (HCWs). As widespread community transmission increases, frontline HCWs, such as hospitalists, are at particularly high risk of exposure to people with undiagnosed COVID-19. Although there is no known effective treatment for COVID-19, early detection is vital to decreasing … Continue reading Innovation and Knowledge Sharing Can Transform COVID-19 Infection Prevention Response