Episode 28: COVID-19 and children’s health, an inside look

The trends and the numbers are clear. As the delta variant has taken hold in Idaho, children’s coronavirus cases have soared to record levels.

But what does that mean for children’s health? And if 5- to 11-year-olds can get the vaccine within a few weeks, will that make a difference?

To get some answers, we interview Dr. Kenny Bramwell, medical director of the St. Luke’s System children’s hospital.

Also, check out our Soundcloud page for other recent podcasts:

  • Episode 27: Reclaim Idaho’s $300 million vision for K-12
  • Episode 26: The present, and the future, of online higher ed (Guest, Tonya Drake, Western Governors University)
  • Episode 25: An interview with Marlene Tromp

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Senior reporter and blogger Kevin Richert specializes in education politics and education policy. He has more than 30 years of experience in Idaho journalism. He is a frequent guest on KIVI 6 On Your Side; "Idaho Reports" on Idaho Public Television; and "Idaho Matters" on Boise State Public Radio. Follow Kevin on Twitter: @KevinRichert. He can be reached at [email protected]

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