COVID-19

Coronavirus Update with St. Luke's Dr. Jeffrey Jahre

Jul 28, 2020

Dr. Jeffrey Jahre gives WDIY a check up on COVID-19 including best practices, possible Lehigh Valley surge fears, PPE supplies and testing, school reopenings and Dr. Jahre's journey with medicine and infectious disease.


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Laurie Siebert returns to the studio for a live show to discuss: “COVID Impacts – Changes in charitable giving and education expectations.” Laurie also answers listener questions.

Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar
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The coronavirus pandemic has presented many challenges to recent elections. WDIY's James Johnson spoke with Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar about the primary results, voter turnout, logistical challenges, and more.

Coronavirus Update with St. Luke's Dr. Jeffrey Jahre

Jun 26, 2020

James Johnson checks back in with Dr. Jeffrey Jahre to discuss promising new COVID-19 vaccines that are in the testing phase as well as the spike in hospitalizations that states like North Carolina, Arizona, Texas, and Florida are seeing and what that means for St. Luke's here in the Lehigh Valley.

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B. Braun Medical USA recently appointed a new CEO and Chairman, Jean-Claude Dubacher. He spoke with WDIY's James Johnson about his recent relocation to the Lehigh Valley, how COVID-19 has affected medical manufacturing, and the FDA emergency authorization for their Infusion Pump.

Coronavirus Update with St. Luke's Dr. Jeffrey Jahre

May 21, 2020

James Johnson checks back in with Dr. Jeffrey Jahre to discuss  the declining number of new daily cases of COVID-19 at St. Luke's facilities, whether those infected with virus become immune or can potentially be reinfected, his thoughts on opening Pennsylvania businesses amidst the pandemic, and more.


Coronavirus Update with St. Luke's Dr. Jeffrey Jahre

May 13, 2020

WDIY's James Johnson speaks again with Dr. Jeffrey Jahre of St. Luke's University Health Network for an update on St. Luke's COVID-19 testing, effective therapies, and their effort to sterilize N95 masks for front line workers.
 


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Host James Johnson sat down with Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar to discuss how the commonwealth's polling locations have adapted for COVID-19, the benefits of mail-in ballots, and more.

Host James Johnson talks with Dr. Stephen Tang, CEO of Bethlehem-based OraSure Technologies, about the federal contract the company received to fast track a new antigen test to diagnose coronavirus.


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James Johnson talks with Andrea Search, Community Outreach Director for Turning Point Lehigh Valley, about the organization's 40 years helping domestic violence victims and the added difficulties during stay-at-home orders.

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