Dr. George Rutherford

University of California San Francisco

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Professor of epidemiology at the University of California, San Francisco.

Dr. George Rutherford on KCRW

Public health officials worry that the spread of coronavirus could get worse because of recent protests.

Epidemiologist on what protests mean for possible spike in COVID-19 infections

Public health officials worry that the spread of coronavirus could get worse because of recent protests.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Even though California imposed strict social distancing rules nearly two months ago, the   state continues to add new cases — and deaths — at a stubbornly persistent rate.

Coronavirus cases in California plateau, with no end in sight

Even though California imposed strict social distancing rules nearly two months ago, the state continues to add new cases — and deaths — at a stubbornly persistent rate.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

A California epidemiologist talks about whether shelter-in-place efforts are effective so far, plus the status of tests and a potential treatment for COVID-19.

Social distancing could be ‘lots more draconian,’ plus the state of coronavirus testing

A California epidemiologist talks about whether shelter-in-place efforts are effective so far, plus the status of tests and a potential treatment for COVID-19.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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If the federal government won’t fix the U-S Constitution, California ought to write its own.

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