Second Opinion with Joan Lunden: Coronavirus

Second Opinion with Joan Lunden: Coronavirus

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 8:00pm - 8:30pm

Photo: Host Joan Lunden on set with Dr. Lou Papa and Executive producer Fiona Kay Willis.

Credit: Max Schulte

Anthony S. Fauci, M.D. joins host Joan Lunden to discuss coronaviruses

Second Opinion with Joan Lunden: Coronavirus encores Thursday, April 8 at 8 p.m. on WXXI-TV. This episode features special guest Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Long before the World Health Organization announced the COVID-19 pandemic, coronaviruses had been making people sick in familiar ways, such as with the common cold. Dr. Fauci, along with Dr. Lou Papa, Dr. David Topham, and patient Dashauna Ballard discuss all coronaviruses including COVID-19.

Second Opinion is made possible with support from the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), which has provided production funding for the health care series for more than 15 years. A national federation of 36 independent, community-based and locally operated Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies,  BCBSA is committed to improving the health of our local communities and providing health care insights through the Blue Cross Blue Shield, The Health of America Report® series, the national BCBS Health IndexSM and Second Opinion.