Houston Matters

Special Edition: Dr. LeChauncy Woodard and Dr. Catherine Troisi

Experts on infectious diseases and contact-tracing strategies 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.

First, host Ernie Manouse is joined by Dr. LeChauncy Woodard, Clinical Professor of Population Health Science, UH College of Medicine, to talk about the processes of contact tracing to contain the spread of COVID-19. Dr. Woodard also outlines the University of Houston’s contact tracer course, free to the public to be certified.

Then, Ernie is joined by our all-star guest Dr. Catherine Troisi, infectious disease epidemiologist at UTHealth School of Public Health, to talk about the latest news regarding COVID-19. The doctor also answers questions from listeners.

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


This article is part of the Houston Matters podcast

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