A common respiratory virus in children, RSV, is running rampant across the nation, and in this conversation, Dr. Zach Jenkins will fill us with what we should know about prevention, treatment, and when you should go to the hospital. Be listening for what sets RSV apart from COVID and the flu and why it's important. Dr. Jenkins will also talk about the current upsurge and who should be most cautious in regard to RSV. If you care for a little one in your home, this is a timely conversation you won't want to miss!
There are many places around the world where the cost of being a believer in Jesus means hardship and persecution. Every other week Todd Nettleton introduces us to brothers and sisters that are standing courageously for Christ in the face of incredible suffering. Be listening for the latest news from the persecuted church along with ways to pray and encourage those that are suffering persecution because of their faith.
Dr. Zach Jenkins is an Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Cedarville University. He completed a postgraduate pharmacy practice residency with Summa Health System, where he focused his training in adult internal medicine and infectious disease. Throughout both his graduate and postgraduate education, Dr. Jenkins was frequently involved in teaching medical and pharmacy students at Northeast Ohio Medical University, which ultimately led him to earn a graduate teaching certification. Dr. Jenkins is an active member of the pharmacy profession, and he currently serves within the leadership of several professional organizations. His research interests include subjects related to infectious disease, antimicrobial stewardship, interprofessional education, and student professional development. Dr. Jenkins maintains a clinical practice in infectious disease at Atrium Medical Center and Miami Valley Hospital, where he helps to lead the antimicrobial stewardship initiative for the Premier Health Partners system.
Todd Nettleton is Director of Media Development for The Voice of the Martyrs, working with the media to tell the stories of persecuted Christians to people in the United States. In his role with VOM, he has met with Christians who face persecution in many countries, including Sudan, China, Egypt, Turkey, Vietnam, Pakistan, Indonesia, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Bangladesh, Myanmar (Burma) and Azerbaijan.