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Connections: Discussing post-pandemic practices to reduce illness

Apr 6, 2021

New data shows a decline in child and adult illnesses in almost all categories. The declines have been driven by masking and other pandemic-related practices. Once the pandemic subsides, which of these practices will stick around, and which will fade away?

Our guests discuss it:

  • Elizabeth Murray, D.O., M.B.A., assistant professor of pediatrics and emergency medicine, and faculty director for child health and safety communications for Golisano Children's Hospital at Strong
  • Nicole Cifra, M.D., M.P.H., adolescent fellow and pediatrician at Golisano Children's Hospital at Strong
  • Steve Cook, M.D., M.P.H., associate professor of pediatrics at Golisano Children's Hospital at Strong, and medical director at the New York State Department of Health