Allegheny College Professor Provides Coronavirus Expertise to Area Media Outlets, Agencies
As the COVID-19 coronavirus continues to spread across the U.S., Allegheny College global health studies and biology professor Becky Dawson has served as an expert source for area media outlets covering the outbreak.
Dawson is an expert in epidemiology and global health challenges, researching disease risk factors and patterns of disease in human populations.
With the number of COVID-19 cases growing in Pennsylvania, the Erie County government also has called on Dawson to provide expertise at press briefings held twice each week.
Dawson earned her bachelor’s degree from Allegheny, and she holds a doctorate from the University of Maryland, Baltimore and a Master of Public Health from Emory University.
Dawson’s media appearances include:
Parents Should Talk About Pandemic, Encourage Responsibility
Erie News Now • April 8, 2020
Doctors Update Health and Safety Guidelines to Combat COVID-19
Erie News Now • April 7, 2020
PCN TV • April 3, 2020
Healthy Living: 5 Checks to Add to Your Daily Routine
WENY (Elmira, NY) • April 2, 2020
Ask the Doctor: Are GI Issues and Fatigue COVID-19 Symptoms?
Erie News Now • April 2, 2020
Ask the Doctor: Will Hyperbaric Chambers Help COVID-19 Recovery?
Erie News Now • March 31, 2020
Ask the Doctor: Is Albuterol Sulfate Helping Relieve COVID-19 Symptoms?
Erie News Now • March 30, 2020
Ask the Doctor: Will More Test Sites Open?
Erie News Now • March 28, 2020
Ask the Doctor: Time Before Symptoms Show
Erie News Now • March 26, 2020
Asking the Doctors: Coronavirus Immunity
Erie News Now • March 25, 2020
Ask the Doctors: Coronavirus Facts
Erie News Now • March 23, 2020
Coronavirus Q&A with Becky Dawson
MeadvilleCalendar.com • March 20, 2020
Doctors Answer Your Coronavirus Questions
Erie News Now • March 19, 2020
Meadville Community Health Center Hosts Flu Evaluations
Erie News Now • March 18, 2020
Safe to Celebrate? Experts Weigh in on Saint Patrick’s Day Celebrations
Erie News Now • March 16, 2020
Community Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day Weekend Without the Parade
Erie News Now • March 14, 2020
Crawford County area organizations preparing for arrival of coronavirus
Meadville Tribune • March 4, 2020
COVID-19: Separating Fact from Fiction
Erie News Now • Feb. 27, 2020
Expert shares insight on Coronavirus
Erie News Now • Jan. 25, 2020
Global Health Studies at Allegheny College
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