Houston Matters

Special Edition: Dr. Jill Weatherhead and Dietrich von Biedenfeld (April 14, 2020)

Experts in infectious diseases and business/economics answer your questions about COVID-19

Our special edition of Houston Matters weekdays at 3 p.m. addresses your questions and concerns about coronavirus as a public service to our listeners.

In the first segment, host Ernie Manouse is joined by Dr. Jill Weatherhead with Baylor College of Medicine to talk about the challenges facing nursing homes and elder care facilities. She also answers listeners’ questions about COVID-19. Dr. Weatherhead is:

  • Assistant Professor, Tropical Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Assistant Professor, Infectious Disease, Baylor College of Medicine

Then, joining us to address economic concerns and answer listeners’ questions about the federal government’s stimulus package is UH Downtown's Dietrich von Biedenfeld:

  • Assistant Professor, Business, UH Downtown

Houston area coronavirus hotlines:
Houston – 832.393.4220
Harris County – 832.927.7575

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