Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a common illness that affects the airways. In older children and teens, RSV is often mild with cold-like symptoms. In babies and children under age 5, RSV can be very serious. Join our panel of experts from Mass General for Children to learn more about RSV, including symptoms, treatment, and prevention tips.

Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

Vandana Madhavan, MD, MPH
Alexy Arauz Boudreau, MD, MPH, FAAP
Phoebe Yager, MD
Lori Pugsley, RN, BSN, MEd, DNP
Kimberly Whalen, RN, MSN, CCRN

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This online program is free and open to Mass General staff, patients and the general public. No registration needed.

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The MGfC Parenting Series is a collaboration between the Maxwell & Eleanor Blum Patient and Family Learning Center and Mass General for Children.

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