New Orleans’ ‘Let the good times roll’ now ‘Wash your hands’, Richard Oberhelman, chair of Department of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences at the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, says Mardi Gras could have created the perfect breeding ground for COVID-19. March 22, 2020, AP News
The Single Most Important Lesson from the 1918 Influenza, John Barry, an adjunct professor at the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine and author of The Great Influenza: the story of the deadliest pandemic in history, wrote an opinion piece in the New York Times. March 17, 2020
Letters: Improve paid sick leave to better protect from viruses, Dr. Katherine Theall, professor in the Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences department and Director Mary Amelia Women’s Center, and Phyllis Raabe, Adjunct professor of the department of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences, co-wrote an opinion letter to the Baton Rouge Advocate, March 11, 2020
The 1918 flu pandemic, a cautionary tale, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine’s John Barry discusses the flu of 1918 and how information about it was disseminated at the time. March 8, 2020.
Can this virus be contained? Probably not.John M. Barry is the author of “The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History” and adjunct faculty at the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, January 31, 2020.