Emily Sickbert-Bennett, PhD, MS

Emily Sickbert-Bennett, MD, associate professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases, was featured in a Popular Science article about exercising during the pandemic.

“If you must go to the gym, bring plenty of cleaning wipes with you to scrub down the equipment before and after you use it, Sickbert-Bennett said. “Also be sure to wash your hands before and after working out, and if you need to touch your face midway through, soap up or sanitize your hands first. And if it’s even a remote possibility to mask up when you’re not doing aerobic exercises, consider bringing a pair along with you, in case you’d like to switch out of your dirty one before heading back out into the world.”

Read the article here.