Stateside: Pharmacists’ role in vaccinations; Great Lakes sculpin; pandemic fatigue in 1918-19
Today on Stateside, nearly four million doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in the state of Michigan. A pharmacist discusses how pharmacies can help get vaccines into communities. Also, a look at the history of something we’re all familiar with — mask fatigue. Plus, a deep dive on an elusive Great Lakes denizen: the deepwater sculpin.
Listen to the full show above or find individual segments below.
Kalamazoo-area pharmacist works to expand vaccine access in his community
- Arun Tandon is a pharmacist and the owner of Advanced Health Pharmacy in the Kalamazoo area.
A new discovery on the underwater alien planet of the Great Lakes floor
- David Jude is a research scientist emeritus with the School for Environment and Sustainability at the University of Michigan.
- John Janssen is a professor in the School of Freshwater Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
- Daniel Wanschura is the Morning Edition host at Interlochen Public Radio.
Fatigue during 1918-19 pandemic led to a rush back to normal—and Americans paid a price
- J. Alexander Navarro is assistant director at the Center for the History of Medicine at the University of Michigan. Read his recent article on the 1918-1919 influenza pandemic here.