Virtually join Nationwide Children’s Hospital (@NationwideKids) and Columbus Public Health (@ColumbusHealth) for a Twitter chat about Enteroviruses and Enterovirus D68. Use the hashtag #NCHVirusChat to join in the conversation on Twitter and follow @NationwideKids and @ColumbusHealth.
Friday, September 12 at 3 p.m.
Michael Patrick, MD, Emergency Medicine physician and medical director and host of PediaCast, and Dennis Cunningham, MD, medical director of Epidemiology and member of the Section of Infectious Diseases at Nationwide Children’s, will co-host the chat and answer your questions. Mysheika Williams Roberts, MD, medical director and assistant health commissioner of Columbus Public Health, will answer questions from @ColumbusHealth.
To answer your questions about viruses: What is Enterovirus D68 and how does it spread? What are the symptoms of Enterovirus D68 and what causes similar symptoms? How do you treat this virus and similar viruses? What can I do to protect myself and my family?
For more information about Enterovirus D68, visit Nationwide Children’s 700 Children’s blog.