The Kurlanksy Method: Research Explained

This is a series about what we know and what we don’t know. Paul Kurlansky, MD, associate director of the Center for Innovation and Outcomes Research at Columbia, tackles the important topics thoughtfully and without conjecture. He’s here to illuminate new research in a clear and concise (and distinctly Dr. Kurlansky) way. 

New episodes will be posted here as they become available.

Episode 3

Covid Confusion with Dr. Kurlanksy: The Cost of Confusion

Dr. Kurlansky is not talking about monetary cost, but the human cost. He explains new research and stresses the importance of not skipping medical care. 

"My advice to you, given all of the confusion, all of the controversy, all of the uncertainty is if you need medical care, seek medical care," says Dr. Kurlansky. "Covid or no Covid, we are here to take care of you."

Episode 2

Covid Confusion with Dr. Kurlansky: Maskless in Miami

This one is all about Covid-19 airborne transmission. Dr. Kurlansky addresses the latest studies and does a mask demonstration to lay falsehoods to rest. Please, wear a mask.

Episode 1

Covid Confusion with Dr. Kurlansky

As this pandemic rages on, with the Northeast seeing upticks once again, Dr. Kurlansky has a few things to get off his chest about what he calls Covid confusion and the plague of binary thinking. 

"Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of human thought." —John F. Kennedy