What Has COVID-19 Revealed About Our Public Health Systems?

Sep 28, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic hit the U.S. around seven months ago, and it's far from over. Were our public health systems ready to respond? A new scholarly article published by three researchers calls for the modernization of local and state public health systems.

Today we talk to the people behind the article to discuss the lessons they've learned from the pandemic, and the advice they have to make things better.

Produced by Drew Daudelin


Brian Dixon
Director of Public Health Informatics, Regenstrief Institute; Associate Professor of Epidemiology, IUPUI School of Public Health

Paul Halverson
Founding Dean, Indiana University Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health

Virginia Caine
Director and Chief Medical Officer, Marion County Public Health Department