COVID-19 Archives

What is contact tracing, and how will it work in Texas?

May 12, 2020
School of Public Health experts explain efforts to prevent COVID-19 from having a strong rebound

Glossary of terms for the COVID-19 age

May 7, 2020
What's the difference between social distancing, quarantine and self-isolation? What's flattening the curve? A physician breaks down terms commonly associated with COVID-19

School of Public Health grad helps develop new device for COVID-19 patients

May 5, 2020
Device can protect health care workers, provide additional treatment options

Texas A&M pharmacy faculty, students help health care community during COVID-19

May 4, 2020
Pharmacy students, faculty find creative ways to provide needed items during current pandemic

Why are fewer patients going to hospitals during the COVID-19 pandemic?

May 1, 2020
Fear, service to others and technology contribute to reduced hospital visits, but experts caution against avoiding medical care altogether

Weathering the storm: Mental, emotional well-being of health care workers during COVID-19 pandemic

April 30, 2020
Researchers investigate health worker fatigue and preparedness during the COVID-19 pandemic

Texas A&M leads nationwide test of drug to fight COVID-19

April 29, 2020
College of Medicine Regents Professor expects results in six months repurposing existing vaccine

The prison conundrum: Keeping inmates jailed or letting them out, risky either way

April 28, 2020
While some states are releasing prisoners to keep them from getting infected, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has declared that's not an option here.

Long-lasting impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the health care system

April 20, 2020
Hospital closures, workforce burnout and displaced health professionals are issues the United States health care system may face in the aftermath