Editor’s Note: This conversation is part of a two-day national special, “COVID-19: Hard Questions, Real Answers” in partnership with MPR in Minnesota and distributed by American Public Media. To hear part one of the special, hosted by MPR’s Kerri Miller, click here.
On today’s edition of “COVID-19: Hard Questions, Real Answers,” WABE’s “Closer Look” host Rose Scott and MPR’s Kerri Miller are joined by former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. David Satcher, who is also the founding director and senior advisor at the Morehouse School of Medicine, Nancy Messonnier, the director of the CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, and Dr. Carlos del Rio, Hubert Professor and chair of the Hubert Department of Global Health at the Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University. These health experts gathered at WABE studios to answer listener’s calls for an hour of science, medicine and facts about the coronavirus.