COVID-19 Research News Update for April 16

Post Date: April 16, 2020


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From Cincinnati Children’s:
Gamble Program Seeks Donors for COVID-19 T-Cell Study
Journal of Hospital Medicine: Pediatric Hospital Medicine Management, Staffing, and Well-being in the Face of COVID-19 

Co-authors: Katie Meier, MD , Karen Jerardi, MD, MEd, Angela Statile, MD, MEd, and Samir Shah, MD, MSCE, MHM

Pediatric Grand Rounds special presentations on COVID-19

April 14: Transmission and Testing

Presenters: Lara Danziger-Isakov, MD, MPH and Jeffrey Simmons, MD, MSc

From the University of Cincinnati:

UC, UC Health to examine potential COVID-19 treatment
Protocol allows expanded access to convalescent plasma for the sickest patients