Why should we care about the flu? What is its burden? What are the symptoms of complicated and uncomplicated influenza? What treatment is available? What can we expect from this 2022 flu season?
Join us for a virtual discussion on these questions and more during the Weill Cornell Medicine Wellness Series with the Harry Belafonte 115th Street Library.
Presenter: Mirella Salvatore, M.D., is an associate professor of medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine.
Dr. Salvatore is a physician-scientist with research focused on host responses and therapeutics for influenza, with a focus on the immune-compromised host and vaccines development. More recently she has been working on the identification of host and viral predictors of progression to severe COVID-19
Dr. Salvatore is a fellow of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), member of the International Society for Influenza and other Respiratory Virus Diseases (ISIRV), a member of the International Society for Travel Medicine (ISTM), a member of the IDSA Research Committee and a member of the ISTM Research and Awards Committee. She is part of the editorial board and associate editor of Frontiers in Medicine and Frontiers in Public Health sections of Infectious Diseases and editorial board member of Vaccines.
Thursday, December 8, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pmVirtual Event