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In the Media: Drs. Henderson and Stewart

Inside Mississippi’s 4th COVID Wave Anita S. Henderson, MD, a pediatrician with Hattiesburg Clinic The Pediatric Clinic, and Jawauna T. Stewart, MD, a physician with Hattiesburg Clinic Hospital Care Service, recently took part in an NBC interview that focused on what is happening behind the scenes during the fourth wave of COVID in Mississippi. On […]

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In the Media

What is Operation Warp Speed? On May 15, 2020, the Operation Warp Speed (OWS) program was announced by the US government to facilitate and accelerate the development and distribution of Covid-19 vaccines in the US. In the months that followed, not one, not two, but three vaccines were produced in record time. OWS was an […]

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Addressing COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy

A race between the variants and the vaccines While the U.S. is one of the leading countries in vaccinating its citizens against Covid-19, there is a troubling number of people who remain hesitant about vaccination. U.S. polls show that about 25% of the population is still reluctant to receive at least one dose of the […]

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In the Media: Rambod A. Rouhbakhsh, MD

Doctor who diagnosed first Miss. COVID-19 case looks back on year-long pandemic Rambod A. Rouhbakhsh, MD, principal investigator with Hattiesburg Clinic MediSync® Clinical Research, recently discussed his year-long, pandemic journey. Dr. Rouhbakhsh diagnosed the first case of COVID-19 in Mississippi and led the Moderna vaccine trials in Hattiesburg, Miss. In this interview, he talks about […]

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In the Media: Blake R. Olmsted, MD

Tips for Dealing with Seasonal Allergies Blake R. Olmsted, MD, with Hattiesburg Clinic Allergy Asthma & Immunology, recently spoke with WDAM reporter, Caroline Wood, to discuss seasonal allergies and COVID-19. “Fever is probably your biggest tip that it’s not an allergy and that it’s more infectious,” said Dr. Blake Olmsted with the Hattiesburg Clinic. “I [...]

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Physician Podcast

Getting Student Athletes Return-to-Sport after Recovering from COVID-19 Welcome back to Physician Podcast, hosted by Rebecca W. Lauderdale, MD. This month’s episode features Jessica M. Tullos, DO, and Jeremy B. Wells, MD, sports medicine physicians with Hattiesburg Clinic Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine. Nathan C. Darby MD, Jessica M. Tullos, DO, and Jeremy B. Wells, MD, [...]

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Change in CDC Testing Guidelines

Rouhbakhsh talks to WDAM about Changes in CDC Testing Guidelines The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently changed its guidelines of when a person should get tested for COVID-19. Rambod A. Rouhbakhsh, MD, principal investigator with Hattiesburg Clinic MediSync® Clinical Research, spoke with WDAM about those changes. “We cannot rely on symptoms,” Rouhbakhsh said. [...]

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COVID-19 AND RETURN-TO-SPORT

Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Develops Back-to-Play Pathway for Student Athletes During the Pandemic As schools being to reopen, the concerns about student athletes contracting COVID-19 are on rise. Hattiesburg Clinic Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine physicians have developed a back-to-sport workflow to help families, primary care physicians and coaches determine when it is safe for those […]

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In the Media: Rambod A. Rouhbakhsh, MD

Dr. Roubakhsh Talks About Medical Distancing and the Importance of Well Visits Rambod A. Rouhbakhsh, MD, principal investigator with Hattiesburg Clinic MediSync® Medical Research, recently sat with MyFox23 to discuss the phenomenon of medical distancing and the importance of patients communicating with their providers about their medical care. What is medical distancing? It is a [...]

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Physician Podcast: Episode 5

COVID Update with Rambod A. Rouhbakhsh, MD Rebecca W. Lauderdale, MD, is back with a new episode of Physician Podcast. She has a robust discussion with Rambod A. Rouhbakhsh, MD, about his role in COVID operations, how our understanding of the virus has evolved over the past few months, how physicians should represent the science [...]

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