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Long COVID: What We Know About Post-COVID Conditions

June 15, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location: Zoom Videoconference

Please join us for this live webinar on Wednesday June 15th, at 1:00 PM EST.

This program is in collaboration with Staying Put in New Canaan, Lapham Community Center, Waveny Lifecare Network, and Stamford Health

Long COVID is an aspect of the COVID-19 virus that more than a few are grappling with, which raises many urgent questions among those affected by it, as well as the medical community. Long COVID is defined as a range of symptoms that can last weeks or months after first being infected with the virus that causes COVID-19, or can appear weeks after infection, even if the infection was mild.

Director of Infectious Diseases at Stamford Health Dr. Asha Shah, MD, MS will lend clarification as she discusses the signs and symptoms of long COVID, as well as how to manage long term symptoms.

Dr. Shah will be joined by Dr. Zijian Chen, a leader at Mt Sinai’s Long-term COVID Center and an extensively quoted expert in national news related to the new CDC long-term COVID report.


Asha ShahDr. Asha Shah, MD, MS is a Board Certified Infectious Diseases specialist and has been with Stamford Hospital and the Medical Group for over 8 years. She did her Internal Medicine training at the University of Pennsylvania followed by an Infectious Diseases fellowship at Columbia University Medical Center. She received her Masters of Epidemiology at Columbia University Mailman School of Health. Dr. Shah is currently the Director of Infectious Diseases at Stamford Hospital. She is an active member on numerous committees in the hospital as well as at the state level.

Zijian Chen, MD, received his medical training at Stony Brook University Medical Center. He then started his internship and residency at St. Vincent’s Medical Center. He completed his residency training at Montefiore Medical Center and then served as a post-doc research fellow at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Chen then completed his fellowship in Endocrinology at Beth Israel Medical Center, graduating in 2014.

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June 15, 2022
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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