In this video, Paul Biddinger, MD, director of the Center for Disaster Medicine, and Rochelle Walensky, MD, MPH, chief of Infectious Diseases, answer questions about COVID-19.
Departments, Centers, & Programs:
Mass General Hospital: Emergency Medicine
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
- MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
- Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital
American Board Certifications
- Emergency Medicine, American Board of Emergency Medicine
Accepted Insurance Plans
Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.
Dr. Biddinger's academic interests are focused in disaster medicine and response. He has led numerous research and other funded projects funded by the ASPR, CDC, AHRQ and others regarding emergency preparedness and response.
- Apr | 3 | 2020
As part of its rapidly mobilizing response to the shortages of personal protective equipment (PPE) caused by COVID-19 pandemic, Partners HealthCare has secured a machine that can sterilize up to 80,000 N95 respirator masks a day.
- Mar | 23 | 2020
En este video, Paul Biddinger, MD, y Rochelle Walensky, MD, MPH, responden a las preguntas más frecuentes sobre el COVID-19 para aclarar un poco la naturaleza del virus y cómo puede protegerse a sí mismo y a sus seres queridos.
- Mar | 23 | 2020
在此视频中，美国麻省总医院医学中心主任Paul Biddinger医师和传染病科主任医师Rochelle Walensky医师回答了有关COVID-19的常见问题，以进一步阐明病毒的性质以及如何保护自己和亲人。
- Jan | 26 | 2018
When Hurricane Maria tore through Puerto Rico Sept. 20, 2017, its path of destruction included three Baxter International manufacturing plants, which produced more than 40 percent of the United States’ supply of saline fluid bags.
- Jun | 15 | 2018
Clear, concise and consistent communication is key during any emergency. As part of the MGH's ongoing efforts to improve and strengthen its emergency program, a new set of plain language codes has been implemented.