drzinkinterview

Dr. Anne Zink is the Chief Medical Officer of the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services. She has been a regular presence in the governor’s nightly briefings on the coronavirus and is known for her calm demeanor and straightforward presentation of the facts.

ATMI producer Danielle DuClos spoke with Dr. Zink remotely to talk about how Covid-19 affects youth, how it compares to other pandemics, best practices to ensure that everyone stays safe and healthy, and what an Alaskan summer during a pandemic is going to look like. The interview was recorded on June 5th, 2020.

Hosted by Ryan Danigole.

Music by Devin Shreckengost.

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Many thanks to supporters of our podcast including United Way of Anchorage and the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Rasmuson Foundation through the Arts in Education Fund administered, under contract, by the Alaska State Council on the Arts.


RESOURCES FOR YOUTH DURING QUARANTINE

From the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention!

Other wellness resources!

These resources provided in collaboration with the State of Alaska, Department of Health and Social Services, Division of Behavioral Health.