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Special Edition: Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner; BCM’s Dr. Shital Patel (March 30, 2020)

An infectious-disease specialist answers your questions about COVID-19, and Mayor Turner gives an update on the situation in Houston.


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From Baylor College of Medicine, infectious disease expert Dr. Shital Patel talks with host Ernie Manouse and takes listeners’ questions. And later in the program, Mayor Sylvester Turner calls in to give an update on the current COVID-19 situation in Houston.

Houston area coronavirus hotlines:

Houston – 832.393.4220

Harris County – 832.927.7575

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Troy Schulze

Troy Schulze

Producer, Houston Matters

Troy Schulze is a producer for Houston Matters. He also produces the podcast Party Politics and the digital video series Skyline Sessions. Schulze has been working as a writer and producer in digital media for over 20 years. He has received three Emmy nominations for his work on the TV...

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