Coronavirus media

Dr. Wen on the COVID-19 outbreak

Dr. Wen is an emergency physician and public health professor at George Washington University. As Baltimore's former health commissioner, she has led outbreak responses and is an expert in disaster preparedness and emergency systems reform. She is a contributing columnist for The Washington Post on public health and health policy.

Select newsclips:



* Coronavirus Global Town Hall with Anderson Cooper & Dr. Sanjay Gupta: 5/14, 5/7, 4/30, 4/23, 4/16, 3/27, 3/20, 3/12

* Anderson Cooper 360

* CNN/Sesame Street Coronavirus Town Hall

* Newsroom 

* New Day

* At This Hour


* Deadline White House: 5/14, 5/7, 4/23, 4/21, 4/14, 3/26, & 3/23 

* Morning Joe: 5/15, 5/7, 4/30, 4/20, 4/8, 3/17& 3/9

* Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell

* Andrea Mitchell Reports

* MSNBC Live

* Decision 2020

* Hardball
* Brian Williams

PBS News Hour


CNBC & Healthy Returns


Voice of America

NBC News Now

Al Jazeera Plus

AP News video

Democracy Now


Yahoo Finance





Hill TV



* On Point

* All Things Considered

* 1A 5/13& 3/17& 3/5

* Kojo Nnamdi 4/27& 3/25& 3/18& 3/10

* Middayand On the Record

Recent articles:

Washington Post. We’re Retreating to a New Strategy on Covid-19. Let’s Call It What It is. May 13th, 2020.

Washington Post. Six Flaws in the Arguments For Reopening. May 10th, 2020.

CNN. This is the Worst Possible Time to Try to Kill Obamacare. May 6th, 2020.

Washington Post. As States Reopen, Here’s How You Protect Yourself From the Coming Surge. May 5th, 2020.

Washington Post. Imagine if the Coronavirus Briefings Went Like This. April 29th, 2020.

Washington Post. Seven Things the Administration is Getting Wrong About Testing. April 22nd, 2020.

Washington Post. Three Key Issues Missing From Trump’s Guidance for Reopening the Country. April 17th, 2020.

Washington Post. The One Thing About Giving Birth During the Pandemic That I Did Not Anticipate.April 9th, 2020.

CNN. We Must Prepare for What’s Next: When We and Our Loved Ones Become Ill  March 31st, 2020.

TIME. We’re Always Behind on Coronavirus. We Need to Start Planning Ahead to Beat It.March 27th, 2020.

Washington Post. It’s a Scary Time to be Pregnant, but I’m Still So Grateful. March 25th, 2020.

Washington Post. Hospitals are Overwhelmed Because of the Coronavirus. Here’s How to Help. March 15th, 2020.

Washington Post. Finger-Pointing Isn’t Going to Halt the Coronavirus. March 6th, 2020.

Washington Post. What President Should Have Said About Coronavirus. February 27th, 2020.

CNN. How to Get Prepared for the Spread of Coronavirus. February 27th, 2020.

Washington Post. The U.S. is Actually Doing a Great Job Fighting the Coronavirus Threat.February 20th, 2020.

USA Today. We Should Prioritize the Health and Safety of Doctors Fighting the Coronavirus Outbreak. February 13th, 2020.

Baltimore Sun. Coronavirus is a Concern, but Flu Takes More Lives. January 30th, 2020.

Washington Post. Governments Need People’s Trust to Stop an Outbreak. Where Does That Leave Us? January 22nd, 2020.

For up-to-date information regarding the novel coronavirus, please visit the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) website.

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