What A Day

Ask Delta Questions, Get Delta Answers with Dr. Joshua Sharfstein

Ask Delta Questions, Get Delta Answers with Dr. Joshua Sharfstein

What A Day - July 23, 2021 - 21:02

The U.S. is at another pivotal point in the pandemic, with loosening restrictions and the rapidly spreading Delta variant leading to a concerning rise in cases, and less than half of the population fully vaccinated. We talked to Dr. Joshua Sharfstein, Johns Hopkins University’s Vice Dean for Public Health Practice and Community Engagement, about the current state of the pandemic in the country.And in headlines: Biden plans to sanction Cuban officials for human rights abuses, Mississippi attempts to overturn Roe v. Wade, and NASA researchers map the inside of Mars.Show Notes:Nature: “How the Delta variant achieves its ultrafast spread” – https://go.nature.com/3BHosgOFor a transcript of this episode, please visit crooked.com/whataday

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