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Bloomberg QuickTake

Infectious Disease Expert Amesh Adalja and Epidemiologist Keri Althoff appear weekly on Bloomberg QuickTake's 'QuickTake Charge' to share their thoughts on the latest news and findings surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic in the U.S. and globally. 

New segments with Amesh Adalja air live on Wednesdays at 9:15 a.m. EST. New segments with Keri Althoff air live on Fridays at 9:15 a.m. EST. 

You can view our previous Bloomberg QuickTake segments below. 

Amesh Adalja

Experts Warn Holiday Travel Will Mean Surge in Cases, Takes a Toll on Everyone

November 25, 2020

Amesh Adalja, MD, discusses Thanksgiving travel during the COVID-19 pandemic and repercussions the U.S. may soon face after the holiday.


Keri Althoff

CDC Warns Thanksgiving Travel May Increase Covid Spread

November 20, 2020

Keri Althoff, Associate Professor of Epidemiology, discusses CDC guidelines for travel and holiday celebrations ahead of Thanksgiving, as well as the importance of mask-wearing.


Amesh Adalja

U.S. Approves Covid-19 Self-Testing Kit

November 18, 2020

Amesh Adalja, MD, discusses the first COVID-19 diagnostic kit for self-testing at home and the importance of ramping up testing in general across the United States.


Keri Althoff Quicktake

Azar Urges 'Extra Caution' During Thanksgiving, Christmas Gatherings

November 13, 2020

Keri Althoff, Associate Professor of Epidemiology, discusses safe holiday celebrations and traveling during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Amesh Adalja

Global Virus Cases Surpass 51.5 Million, Deaths at 1.27 Million

November 11, 2020

Amesh Adalja, MD, Senior Scholar at the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, discusses the resurgence of coronavirus cases in the U.S. and globally, as well as the increasing number of deaths from the virus.