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TODAY: Beyond the Expected Podcast: The Coronavirus Effect on Facebook Live

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Beyond the expectedFacebook Live Broadcast: Today, Friday, March 13 at 2p.m., ET


The Beyond The Expected panel includes Stony Brook University experts who will address various Coronavirus touchpoints in a discussion with host, Interim President Michael Bernstein.  

  • Stacey Finkelstein, associate professor of Business, joins this podcast remotely from her home in the New York State designated COVID-19 containment zone in New Rochelle, NY. She will address the Coronavirus effect and impact of panic on consumer purchasing decisions and purchasing trends.
  • Sharon Nachman MD, a pediatric infectious disease specialist, will address the curious manifestation of this influenza-like illness and its public health implications.
  • Nancy Tomes, Ph.D, professor of history, joins this podcast to share her expertise on the history of Pandemics and American healthcare, and where the 2019 Novel Coronavirus stands from an historic perspective.


In a special edition of Stony Brook University’s Beyond The Expected podcast, Interim President Michael Bernstein has gathered the diverse expertise of three Stony Brook University faculty who can discuss many of the different impacts our campus community is feeling related to the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. The panel will discuss all angles of The Coronavirus Effect, from health and wellness, clinical, economic, and an historical perspective. It will also address what COVID-19 means to us at this moment in time; and how we can thrive through this trying pandemic turned public health crisis.

All three guests are available for interview via Skype, phone or the University’s ITK Television Studio.


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