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May 19, 2020

Queen's In The News Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Evans, Gerald
  • School of Medicine
  • Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Division of Infectious Diseases
  • Pathology and Molecular Medicine
Kingston Whig-Standard: Inside the Bubble — Part 2: Bracing for the virus's arrival
ctvnews.ca: Does singing spread coronavirus? Choir outbreaks raise concerns
Allyson Harrison
  • Arts and Science
  • Psychology
Toronto Star: Missed milestones from track meets to proms have students feeling the lows of the COVID-19 shutdown
Dr. Harrison says family and friends should not try to rush in and fix this for them.
Moore, Kieran
  • School of Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family Medicine
Kingston Whig-Standard: Kingston braces for the arrival of the coronavirus
Dr. Moore says Queen’s University and St. Lawrence College suspending classes eliminated potential sources of community spread such as classes and densely packed dormitories.
J. Curtis Nickel
  • Health Sciences
  • School of Medicine
  • Urology
ctvnews.ca: Drug for painful bladder condition may damage retina in some patients
Dr. Nickel says it’s disabling as far as a patient trying to have meaningful employment and even a good social or sexual life.
Ron Shore
  • Arts and Science
  • School of Kinesiology and Health Studies
The Conversation: Psychedelic experiences disrupt routine thinking — and so has the coronavirus pandemic
Shore says although psychedelics can be accompanied by known adverse experiences, trials seem to indicate that psilocybin is relatively safe (with the right supports and in a supportive setting) and has a marked ability to interrupt psychopathologies.

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