This UNC Health/UNC School of Medicine media briefing featured three UNC infectious diseases experts discussing clinical studies and research related to COVID-19: Cindy Gay, MD, David Wohl, MD, and Susan Pedersen.


Each week during the COVID-19 pandemic, UNC Health Media Relations has hosted a media briefing, and this week the team featured three UNC experts to discuss clinical trials for vaccines and treatments.

From the division of infectious diseases and the UNC Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases, this week’s briefing included Cindy Gay, MD, associate professor of medicine, David Wohl, MD, professor of medicine, and Susan Pedersen, clinical director of the IGHID.

Dr. Gay is the principle investigator for the Moderna vaccine trial, and Dr. Wohl is co-investigator. He is also leading treatment trials at the UNC Medical Center.