Effects of the Coronavirus Pandemic on the US Healthcare System

May 6, 2020 – Effects of the Coronavirus Pandemic on the US Healthcare System
Speaker: Dr. Betty Serow

Suggested Readings:

Ramadan, Lulu & Beall, Pat. (May 3, 2020). Florida’s path to pandemic: Warnings ignored, labs slashed, expertise lost. Tallahassee Democrat.


Scott, Dylan.  March 16, 2020.  Coronavirus is exposing all of the weaknesses in the U.S. health system. Vox.


Ducharme, Jamie.  March 26, 2020.  Coronavirus will have long lasting impacts on the U.S. health care system and the poorest will suffer most.  Time Magazine.


Levey, Noam E.  April 10, 2020.  Coronavirus already changing medical care in the U.S.  Los Angeles Times.


Silverstein, Sara.  April 28, 2020. A top economic health researcher says the coronavirus reveals the biggest weaknesses of our health care system.  Business Insider.


Mukherjee, Siddhartha. May 4, 2020. What the coronavirus crisis reveals about American medicine.  The New Yorker.