Ҵý COVID-19 Experts

Ҵý School of Medicine has faculty, staff, residents and alumni with a wide range of valuable perspectives and contributions related to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Potential topics include: prevention and preparedness; public health response strategies; coronaviruses and other infectious disease research; social determinants of health impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

If you are interested in speaking to any of the Ҵý faculty or staff listed below please contact the Office of Marketing and Communications at: msmmediarequests@msm.edu.

Antoine Gregory, MD

Antoine Gregory, MD
Chief Medical Officer,

Stephanie Miles Richardson

Stephanie Miles Richardson, DVM, PhD
Dean of Graduate Education in Public Health

Daniel Dawes, JD

Daniel Dawes, JD
Director, Satcher Health Leadership Institute

Gilberte Bastien, PhD

Gilberte Bastien, PhD
Associate Director, Office of Global Health Equity and Professor, Dept. of Community Health & Preventive Medicine and Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Vincent C. Bond, PhD

Vincent C. Bond, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Microbiology, Biochemistry and Immunology

Sonjya Hutchins

, MD, MPH, DrPh
Professor for Community Health and Preventive Medicine

Ҵý Faculty & Staff in the COVID-19 News 

                              • Ҵý Mention -
                                FOX5 - May 15, 2020
                              Ҵý Research Mention - 
                              Atlanta Magazine - May 14, 2020
                            Faculty Interview -
                            BET News - May 14, 2020
                        • Faculty Interview -
                          Atlanta Journal Constitution - May 13, 2020
                        • Faculty Interview -
                          NPR/WABE - May 12, 2020
                      • Staff Mention -
                        WBNS TV - May 12, 2020
                    • Research Mention -
                      FOX5 - May 12, 2020
                  • Faculty Interview - (Video)
                    FOX5 - April 30, 2020

                • The Grio– April 13, 2020
                • Presidential Interview:  (Video)
                  䱷– April 11, 2020 
                Faculty Interview:
                Atlanta Journal Constitution – April 9, 2020 
              Faculty Interview:
              WCLK 91.9&Բ;– April 4, 2020 
          • Faculty Interview:
            WSBTV – April 1, 2020 
            • Faculty Interview:  (Part I)
              Elshaddai Television Network&Բ;– April 1, 2020 
              • Faculty Interview: Part II)
                Elshaddai Television Network&Բ;– April 1, 2020 
        • Faculty Interview:  (Video)
          CBS46&Բ;– March 31, 2020 
      • Faculty Interview:  (Video)
        Atlanta Journal Constitution – March 31, 2020 
      Ҵý Mention: 
      Atlanta Journal Constitution – March 31, 2020 
        • Student Feature: 
          Atlanta Journal Constitution – March 27 2020
  • Ҵý Mention: 
    Atlanta Journal Constitution – March 26, 2020
      • Staff Interview: (Audio)
        Atlanta Public Radio/WABE – March 19, 2020
  • Ҵý Mention: 
    The Center Square&Բ;– March 19, 2020
  • Ҵý Mention: 
    Atlanta Journal Constitution – March 17, 2020
    • Faculty Interview: 
      BET News – March 16, 2020
  • Faculty Interview:  (Video)
    BET News – March 16, 2020
  • Faculty Interview: 
    Huffington Post – March 16, 2020
  • Ҵý Mention: 
    HBCUBuzz – March 16, 2020
  • Ҵý Mention: 
    WABE – March 13, 2020
  •  (Video)
    CBS46 – March 12, 2020
  •  (Video)
    CBS46&Բ;– March 12, 2020
  • Ҵý Mention: 
    Atlanta Journal Constitution – March 12, 2020

Op-Eds

      • Presidential Op-Ed: 
        American Association of Medical Colleges - April 30 2020
      Faculty Op-Ed: 
      Atlanta Journal Constitution– April 17 2020
    • President Emeritus Op-Ed: 
      Atlanta Journal Constitution– April 12 2020
      • Presidential Op-Ed: 
        USA Today– April 10, 2020
        • Staff Op-Ed: 
          Essence Magazine– April 10, 2020 
    Staff Op-Ed: 
    The Hill – March 19, 2020
  • Ҵý Alumni in the COVID-19 News

      • Alumni Interview: 
        Atlanta Black Star&Բ;– April 27, 2020 
      • Alumni Interview: 
        CNN&Բ;– April 7, 2020 
        • Alumni Interview: 
          NBC Today Show &Բ;– April 7, 2020 
      Alumni Interview: 
      Eating Well Magazine – March 30, 2020
    • Alumni Resident Interview: 
      Rolling Out&Բ;– March 20, 2020