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Louisiana Considered: Data Center Of Southeast Louisiana Begins Analysis Of U.S. Census Data, How The Delta Variant Affects Children

Patrick Madden
A discarded face mask lies on the ground outside Ochsner Baptist Medical Center in New Orleans. March 25, 2020.
  • Data Center of Southeast Louisiana Chief Demographer Dr. Allison Plyer joins us to discuss the Center’s work using data analysis to improve lives in Southeast Louisiana and to fight misinformation on social media.
  • WWNO/WRKF public health reporter Rosemary Westwood speaks with Ochsner Health pediatrician Dr. William Lennarz about the risks the delta variant of COVID-19 poses to children under 12, who cannot yet be vaccinated for COVID-19.
Karl Lengel has worked in the lively arts as an actor, announcer, manager, director, administrator and teacher. In broadcast, he has accumulated over two decades of on-air experience and is currently WWNO’s anchor for NPR’s “All Things Considered” and a host for “Louisiana Considered”. He holds a BS in Professional Management from Nova Southeastern University and an MFA in Film and Theatre from the University of New Orleans.
Aubry is a reporter, producer and operations assistant in Baton Rouge.