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Fauci Says US Could Reach 100,000 Coronavirus Cases a Day

The government’s top infectious disease expert told a Senate panel that bars needed to be closed, and the Fed chairman cautioned that “a full recovery is unlikely” until safety is restored.
Tags: News, Education, Senate, US, Fed, Powell, Fauci, Redfield, United States Politics and Government, Anthony S, Senate Committee on Health, Bars and Nightclubs, Jerome H, Labor and Pensions, Robert R, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Fauci, Citing ‘Disturbing Surge,’ Tells Congress the Virus Is Not Under Control

The testimony of the nation’s top infectious disease expert countered President Trump’s upbeat assessment, describing a “mixed bag” of some bright spots amid worrying trends and unknowns.
Tags: News, Trump, Fauci, Redfield, House Committee on Energy and Commerce, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Anthony S, Robert R, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Coronavirus Reopenings


C.D.C. Calls for Masks at Large Gatherings, Warning of Crowd Risks

In a briefing, officials said the “highest risk”gatherings are those attended by people from outside the local area and where it is hard to stay six feet apart.
Tags: News, Masks, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Butler, Redfield, Robert R, Your-feed-healthcare, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Coronavirus Reopenings, Jay C (Doctor


C.D.C. Calls for Face Masks at Large Gatherings, Warning of Crowd Risks

In a briefing, officials said the “highest risk”gatherings are those attended by people from outside the local area and where it is hard to stay six feet apart.
Tags: News, Masks, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Butler, Redfield, Robert R, Your-feed-healthcare, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Coronavirus Reopenings, Jay C (Doctor


The C.D.C. Waited ‘Its Entire Existence for This Moment.’ What Went Wrong?

The technology was old, the data poor, the bureaucracy slow, the guidance confusing, the administration not in agreement. The coronavirus shook the world’s premier health agency, creating a loss of confidence and hampering the U.S. response to the crisis.
Tags: News, United States, Food And Drug Administration, World Health Organization, National Institutes of Health, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Trump, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Health and Human Services Department, Redfield, Johns Hopkins University, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Epidemic Intelligence Service, Atlanta (Ga, Tests (Medical


Trump Administration Plans to Extend Virus Border Restrictions Indefinitely

Orders that have effectively sealed the United States to migrants seeking protection from persecution would remain in place until a health official declared the virus no longer a threat.
Tags: News, Asylum, United States, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Redfield, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Immigration and Emigration, Refugees and Displaced Persons, Right of, Robert R, Trump Administration Plans, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


At Senate Hearing, Government Experts Paint Bleak Picture of the Pandemic

The downbeat assessment of Dr. Anthony S. Fauci and Dr. Robert R. Redfield contradicted President Trump’s growing insistence that the nation has put the coronavirus behind it.
Tags: News, Senate, Epidemics, Relief, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Trump, Anthony S Fauci, Fauci, Redfield, United States Economy, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Anthony S, Robert R, Robert R Redfield, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Top Science and Health Officials Offer Sobering View of Reopening Readiness

Despite progress on a vaccine, there is no guarantee it will be effective, experts said, and testing and contact tracing are still short of the levels needed.
Tags: News, Education, Epidemics, Food And Drug Administration, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Rand, PAUL, Fauci, Redfield, Hahn, United States Politics and Government, Medicine and Health, Anthony S, Shutdowns (Institutional, Senate Committee on Health, Tests (Medical


At Senate Hearing, Government Experts Paint Bleak Picture of the Pandemic

The downbeat assessment of Drs. Anthony S. Fauci and Robert R. Redfield contradicted President Trump’s growing insistence that the nation has put the coronavirus behind it.
Tags: News, Senate, Epidemics, Relief, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Trump, Anthony S Fauci, Fauci, Redfield, United States Economy, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Anthony S, Robert R, Robert R Redfield, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


White House Orders Staff to Wear Masks as Trump Misrepresents Testing Record

At a news conference, the president reiterated that he would not wear a mask himself and again exaggerated the availability of testing for the coronavirus.
Tags: News, White House, Masks, Dc, Defense Department, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Miller, Trump, Mike, Pence, Fauci, Redfield, Hahn, Katie Rose, United States Politics and Government, Donald J


Fauci, Other Witnesses and Chairman Are Quarantined, but Hearing Must Go On

Tuesday’s hearing before the Senate Health Committee will be a chance for Dr. Anthony S. Fauci and other top health experts to speak to lawmakers, albeit by video, without President Trump nearby.
Tags: News, Senate, Trump, Alexander, Lamar, Anthony S Fauci, Fauci, Redfield, Hahn, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Anthony S, Quarantines, Senate Health Committee, Robert R, Stephen M (1960-


Trump Blocks C.D.C.'s Coronavirus Reopening Guidelines

Detailed guidelines for reopening drafted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention were blocked from publication after Trump administration officials labeled them “overly prescriptive.”
Tags: News, Restaurants, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Trump, Roger, Redfield, Severino, United States Economy, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Civil Rights and Liberties, Robert R, Deborah L, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Birx


Labs Across U.S. Join Federal Initiative to Study Coronavirus Genome

The project, announced by the C.D.C., will help trace patterns of transmission, investigate outbreaks and map how the virus is evolving, which can impact a cure.
Tags: News, Research, United States, Epidemics, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Redfield, Genetics and Heredity, Medicine and Health, Laboratories and Scientific Equipment, Vaccination and Immunization, Robert R, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Labs Across U S Join Federal Initiative






The Fear of Coronavirus and Flu Colliding in the Fall

Even as the president plays down that possibility, the C.D.C. chief and other experts warn of a dual challenge.
Tags: News, Influenza, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Redfield, Robert R, Your-feed-science, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


He Could Have Seen What Was Coming: Behind Trump’s Failure on the Virus

An examination reveals the president was warned about the potential for a pandemic but that internal divisions, lack of planning and his faith in his own instincts led to a halting response.
Tags: News, China, National Security Council, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Matthew, Travel Warnings, Trump, Peter, Mike, Pence, Health and Human Services Department, Fauci, Redfield, O'Brien, Navarro, United States Economy


In the Eye of the Coronavirus Testing Storm: Robert Redfield of the C.D.C.

He has been cautious, technical and reserved in the face of intense criticism for his agency’s delay in rolling out widespread testing for the infection.
Tags: News, Epidemics, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Redfield, Appointments and Executive Changes, United States Politics and Government, Medicine and Health, Tests (Medical, Robert Redfield, Robert R, Your-feed-healthcare, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


This patient is more than just a street person

When I first landed this job as a case manager (social worker), I was given Robert R. as a client. He was at his worst then, soiling himself virtually every day, with no change of clothing available. I remember him wearing a piece of colored cloth around his waist, which served as a belt. When […] Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com. Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more.
Tags: Health, Conditions, Gastroenterology, PA NP, Robert R, CRNA


With Test Kits in Short Supply, Health Officials Sound Alarms

Despite efforts by President Trump and others to reassure the public that tests are getting disseminated quickly, several states, doctors and patients complained that access was limited.
Tags: News, Epidemics, Food And Drug Administration, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Trump, Mike, Pence, Redfield, Donald J, Medicine and Health, Azar, Laboratories and Scientific Equipment, Tests (Medical, Alex M II, Robert R, Your-feed-healthcare


Americans’ Demands for Coronavirus Tests Grow as Cases Spread

Despite efforts by President Trump and others to reassure the public that tests are getting disseminated quickly, several states, doctors and patients complained that access was limited.
Tags: News, Epidemics, Food And Drug Administration, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Trump, Mike, Pence, Redfield, Donald J, Medicine and Health, Azar, Laboratories and Scientific Equipment, Tests (Medical, Alex M II, Robert R, Your-feed-healthcare


Robert Provine, an Authority on Laughter, Is Dead at 76

A psychology professor, he set about trying to understand what triggers giggles and guffaws and wrote a definitive book on the subject. He could also make you laugh.
Tags: News, University Of Maryland, Laughter, Baltimore County, Provine, Deaths (Obituaries, Robert R, Robert Provine


Huge Racial Disparities Found in Deaths Linked to Pregnancy

African-American, Native American and Alaska Native women are about three times more likely to die from causes related to pregnancy, compared to white women in the United States.
Tags: News, Parenting, United States, Heart, Native Americans, Discrimination, Maternal mortality, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Blacks, Democratic Party, Redfield, Alaska Native, Women and Girls, Race and Ethnicity, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Deaths (Fatalities


Huge Racial Disparities in Deaths Linked to Pregnancy

African-American, Native American and Alaska Native women are about three times more likely to die from causes related to pregnancy, compared to white women in the United States.
Tags: News, Parenting, United States, Heart, Native Americans, Discrimination, Maternal mortality, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Blacks, Democratic Party, Redfield, Alaska Native, Women and Girls, Race and Ethnicity, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Deaths (Fatalities


Ebola Epidemic in Congo Could Last Another Year, C.D.C. Director Warns

Returning from a trip to the Democratic Republic of Congo, the agency chief also worried that vaccine supplies could run out.
Tags: News, Epidemics, Congo, Ebola Virus, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Democratic Republic Of Congo, Redfield, United States Politics and Government, Democratic Republic of (Congo-Kinshasa, Robert R, Your-feed-science


C.D.C. Director’s Salary Is Reduced to $209,700 From $375,000

The pay cut for Dr. Robert Redfield, the newly appointed agency chief, came about after senators and the public questioned why his salary was much higher than his predecessors’.
Tags: News, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Health and Human Services Department, Redfield, United States Politics and Government, Executive Compensation, Robert Redfield, Robert R


C.D.C. Director’s $375,000 Salary Will Be Cut

His pay raised eyebrows because it was much higher than his predecessors. It was granted under a special provision to attract top scientists.
Tags: News, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Health and Human Services Department, Redfield, Wages and Salaries, United States Politics and Government, Robert R


New C.D.C. Director’s $375,000 Salary Under Scrutiny

Senate Democrats and watchdog agencies question the use of a statute to authorize paying Dr. Robert R. Redfield nearly twice as much as his predecessor.
Tags: News, Senate, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Science and Technology, Murray, Patty, Redfield, Wages and Salaries, United States Politics and Government, Medicine and Health, Robert R, Robert R Redfield


AIDS Researcher Robert R. Redfield Named to Lead the C.D.C.

Dr. Redfield, a Baltimore AIDS researcher and advocate for medication-assisted therapies to treat addiction, will take over the public health agency.
Tags: News, Baltimore, University Of Maryland, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Trump, Fitzgerald, Redfield, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Medicine and Health, Baltimore (Md, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Brenda C (1946-, Robert R, Robert R Redfield