America Dissected: Coronavirus

Latest Episodes

So, How Does This End? with John Barry

February 23, 2021 - 43:06
Abdul sets expectations on how our current pandemic will end. He then poses the question to John Barry, author of the definitive book...

The Variants Episode with Dr. Angela Rasmussen

February 16, 2021 - 34:04
Abdul talks about how our failure to invest in public health is hurting our vaccine effort. He talks to Dr. Angie Rasmussen, America...

The First 100 with Brian Beutler

February 9, 2021 - 36:05
Abdul reflects on the power and responsibility of American leadership--and what it means for how the US must lead on COVID-19. He talks...

About The Show

The coronavirus is now a global pandemic. How did we get here? What went wrong? What do we do about it now? In season 2, Dr. Abdul El-Sayed, a physician and former city health commissioner, will keep you updated on what you need to know about COVID-19, what led us to this crisis in the first place, and what policies can lead us out. New episodes of America Dissected: Coronavirus every Tuesday & Friday.

More Episodes

So, How Does This End? with John Barry

February 23, 2021 - 43:06
Abdul sets expectations on how our current pandemic will end. He then poses the question to John Barry, author of the definitive book...

The Variants Episode with Dr. Angela Rasmussen

February 16, 2021 - 34:04
Abdul talks about how our failure to invest in public health is hurting our vaccine effort. He talks to Dr. Angie Rasmussen, America...

The First 100 with Brian Beutler

February 9, 2021 - 36:05
Abdul reflects on the power and responsibility of American leadership--and what it means for how the US must lead on COVID-19. He talks...

Racism is a Public Health Issue with Dr. Mary Bassett

February 2, 2021 - 38:31
Abdul explains the race between virus and vaccine. He reflects on how history’s racism is shaping the COVID-19 response today. He talks...

We Need to Talk about Medicare for All with Dr. Micah Johnson

January 26, 2021 - 37:37
Abdul dissects President Biden’s COVID19 executive orders and reflects on what COVID-19’s showed us about our healthcare system. He...

Fevers & Feuds with Dr. Paul Farmer

January 19, 2021 - 37:51
Abdul reflects on the notion of American exceptionalism and COVID-19. He interviews Dr. Paul Farmer, renowned medical humanitarian,...