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January 29, 2021

Queen's In The News Friday, January 29, 2021

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Troy Day
  • Arts and Science
Toronto Star: The scientifically unique structure of the COVID-19 variant — and what makes it more infectious
Dr. Day says if the COVID variant first reported in the U.K. was predominant here, cases of COVID could double in two weeks or less, as opposed to the current rate of a month to a month and a half.
Evans, Gerald
  • School of Medicine
  • Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Division of Infectious Diseases
  • Pathology and Molecular Medicine
ctvnews.ca: Should you double up on your face masks? Experts weigh in
Dr. Evans says wearing two masks, a medical mask underneath a reusable fabric mask, might be better than a single mask, but no current evidence supports that variants require 'more' PPE or masking to reduce transmission.
Stuart, Heather
  • School of Medicine
  • Psychiatry
  • Public Health Sciences
  • School of Rehabilitation Therapy
98.3 Fly-FM: Bell Let's Talk- Heather Stuart Interview
Dr. Stewart talks about the importance of understanding stigma, and removing stigma for those battling mental health issues.

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