Dr. Jenna Bollyky

internal medicine/clinical trials specialist working on the Stanford study

Dr. Jenna Bollyky on KCRW

Stanford started a study this week to find the safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine dosage for kids under age 12.

Safe COVID vaccine for kids? Stanford researchers are working to make it happen in Pfizer study

Stanford started a study this week to find the safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine dosage for kids under age 12.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

When a person is a victim of systemic injustice does that constitute a medical diagnosis?

from Second Opinion

Mayor Karen Bass’s “Inside Safe” initiative has brought more than 100 unhoused people into shelters. But how fast permanent housing will materialize?

from Greater LA

Author and former professional poker player Annie Duke explores why quitting should be viewed more favorably and shares some strategies on knowing when to walk away.

from Life Examined

A Los Angeles journalist with brain trauma turned to specialists who recommended ketamine treatment. It’s known as the party drug “special K,” but it gives her relief.

from Greater LA

Street takeovers have become a dangerous nuisance in California over the past few years.

from Greater LA

About 10% of the water shuttled through the LA Aqueduct gets lost to evaporation. To stop it, LA DWP wants to cover some of those miles of water with solar panels.

from Greater LA

The California Botanic Garden in Claremont has a Noah’s Ark of native plants. That’s where freezers preserve seeds from plants that might go extinct.

from Greater LA

This year, scientists used lasers to harness solar power. NASA released stunning images from the James Webb Telescope and moved an asteroid off its course.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

A look at some of the topics we covered throughout the past year.

from Second Opinion