Member-supported news for Southern California
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Support for KPCC comes from:

DOC AMA: How California’s Reopening Is Going, Where Infections Are Still Breaking Out And More

SAUSALITO, CA - JUNE 15: Tourists gather at the Golden Gate Bridge vista point on June 15, 2021 in Sausalito, California. California, the first state in the U.S. to go into lockdown at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, is lifting nearly all COVID-19 restrictions today with the exceptions of mask wearing and social distancing on public transportation, hospitals, K-12 schools indoors and some retail stores. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Tourists gather at the Golden Gate Bridge vista point on June 15, 2021 in Sausalito, California.

In our continuing series looking at the latest medical research and news on COVID-19, guest host Sharon McNary speaks with Dr. Shruti Gohil from UC Irvine’s School of Medicine.

In our continuing series looking at the latest medical research and news on COVID-19, guest host Sharon McNary speaks with Dr. Shruti Gohil from UC Irvine’s School of Medicine.

Topics today include:

  • These communities remain at high risk for dangerous COVID-19 variants rapidly increasing in US, expert warns 

  • Former White House adviser says dangerous coronavirus variant is 'like COVID on steroids' 

  • People hospitalized with COVID-19 now have one overwhelming thing in common. They're not vaccinated

  • Amid COVID-19 reopening, many Californians keeping masks on 

  • How are health experts handling California's reopening?

  • University of California says COVID-19 vaccines mandatory 

  • CDC to discuss reports of heart inflammation in young people after COVID-19 vaccines


With guest host Sharon McNary

Guest:

Shruti Gohil, M.D., professor of medicine and associate medical director for epidemiology and infection prevention at UC Irvine’s School of Medicine

Stay Connected