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A Summer of Coronavirus


We live in a place where the economy relies on visitors. Some of those visitors could be your friends or family. Should we be welcoming visitors into our homes? What are the best practices to keep us all safe? We also talk about what we can learn from the spike of coronavirus cases in some states, how to combat pandemic fatigue, and the latest on vaccine development. 

Guests on the program are: 

Dr. Joseph Allen, Professor of Exposure Assessment Science at the Harvard School of Public Health, Director of the Healthy Buildings Program, and author of Healthy Buildings: How Indoor Spaces Drive Performance and ProductivityMichael DiSpezio, biologist and science author. 

Mindy Todd is the host and producer of The Point on WCAI which examines critical issues for Cape Cod and the Islands. She brings more than 30 years of experience in radio and television to WCAI. After starting her broadcasting career as a midday DJ at WARE in Ware, Massachusetts, she quickly advanced to host of the morning drive show, which in 1981, made her one of the few women in broadcasting to anchor her own morning show. Her career has covered nearly all aspects of broadcasting. She has been a radio disc jockey, a traffic reporter, a television news anchor and reporter, a program director, talk show host, and even a ski reporter. Her television work brought her to White River Junction, VT, Portland, ME, Indianapolis, IN and Nashville, TN. Mindy also worked at radio stations in West Palm Beach, FL, Hartford, CT, Boston, MA and Lebanon, NH. She has received numerous awards, most recently her 5th National PRNDI (Public Radio News Directors Incorporated) award for best Call-in program and best Interview.