Dr. Bob Wachter conversed with Dr. Ashish Jha on Thursday’s Grand Rounds, tackling boosters, mandates, the Biden administration and more.
Doctors say the vaccine is on a clear path to be “in the arms of the public” by late December
Dr. Bob Wachter asks leading experts two big questions for UCSF’s Grand Rounds: is the delta variant as bad as it gets, and what is the role of rapid testing in determining the future of the pandemic?
In this special edition of Grand Rounds, Dr. Bob Wachter speaks with Dr. Shane Crotty and Dr. Carlos Del Rio about the current outbreak and the delta variant, as well as vaccine efficacy, durability and boosters.
Dr. George Rutherford gives an update of covid-19 numbers across the globe, while a panelist of three experts discuss vaccine hesitancy, passports, and incentives as the Bay Area returns to a state of normalcy.
Dr. Bob Wachter and others discuss the threat of emerging covid-19 variants, the threshold for herd immunity, and UCSF’s vaccine rollout for Phase 1a.
Good morning readers: We have Grand Rounds and a look at the Covid-19 variants as well as the vaccine rollout, neighborhood notes with plenty of possibilities for the weekend and […]
Understanding the complexities of vaccine development, manufacturing, distribution and uptake in the middle of a global pandemic is a difficult task—even without a 75-minute time limit. Add to this discussion […]
On this week’s Grand Rounds, Dr. Bob Wachter and panelists discuss how the country is faring in the “race between vaccines and variants,” including discussions on regional outcomes, outpatient therapeutics and Covid-19 variants.
On this week’s Grand Rounds, Dr. Bob Wachter speaks with Dr. Monica Gandhi, Dr. George Rutherford, and Dr. Peter Chin-Hong to discuss the new CDC mask guidelines and lingering questions about vaccines.
Grand Rounds may have taken a vacation last week, but the coronavirus did not. Dr. Bob Wachter returned to his position as moderator this week to discuss the alarming spike […]
In this week’s Grand Rounds, Dr. Bob Wachter sits down with Dr. Atul Gawande for the 23rd Annual Reza Gandjei Memorial Lecture to discuss lessons from the pandemic, hope for the future, and changes needed in U.S. healthcare.
An unprecedented presidential diagnosis for Donald Trump calls for an unprecedented UCSF Grand Rounds discussion. Last Thursday’s news that President Trump and the First Lady tested positive for Covid-19 incited […]
During today’s Grand Rounds, UCSF Department of Medicine Chair and Grand Rounds moderator Bob Wachter called the 2020 presidential election for Joe Biden. Sort of. In an unstructured conversation, Wachter […]
Back in March, the idea that one could talk about COVID-19 surges in several states without widespread panic was unthinkable. Today, as the country faces a surge so severe that […]