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BY Jacqueline Mason

Last updated on Oct. 13, 2022

You’ve been vaccinated for COVID-19, but is it time for your next booster? Which type of booster should you get, and is there an age limit? What if you’ve recently been infected with the SARS CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19? And let’s not forget it’s flu vaccination season. Can you get the COVID-19 and flu vaccinations at the same time?

Use these answers from Chief Infection Control Officer...

Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine viles

BY Jacqueline Mason

Last updated Jan. 31, 2023

If you or someone you know has had COVID-19 recently, you may have heard of PAXLOVID. Maybe you’ve even...

BY Jacqueline Mason

Last updated March 9, 2021

World leaders, celebrities and your neighbors are doubling up on their face masks to strengthen their protection...

BY Jacqueline Mason

MD Anderson has one of the world’s largest populations of immunocompromised patients. From the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, that meant we could not wait for a national COVID-19 testing strategy or rely on limited commercial supplies of disinfectants and personal protective equipment (PPE).

Instead, we have used our own scientific knowledge, clinical resources, medical supplies and facilities to ensure the health and safety...

BY Jacqueline Mason

Last updated March 30, 2020

Here are seven things cancer patients should know about coronaviruses, including the novel coronavirus...

BY Jacqueline Mason

Our Pedro Ramirez, M.D., caused a stir at the Society of Gynecologic Oncology’s annual meeting in March when he reported unexpected findings...

BY Jacqueline Mason

It was the real-life scenario physicians and pharmacists had feared.

A woman entered the ICU with a high fever and low white blood...

BY Jacqueline Mason

The first time Anthony Palmer assisted on an intradural spinal tumor surgery, the spinal nerves looked like fiber-optic cables, he thought...

BY Jacqueline Mason

Jeffrey Wefel, Ph.D., started out as a professional soccer player. But after an injury, he went on to study injuries of the brain, inspired...

BY Jacqueline Mason

Our doctors are dreamers. They dream of conquering cancer and adding meaningful years to our patients' lives. Our Investigational Pharmacy...