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Update on COVID-19 for Cycling Community from Dr. Michael Roshon

By: Dr. Michael Roshon  March 30, 2020

Medical expert Dr. Michael Roshon will give an update on the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic and all the precautions the cycling community should take to avoid the transmission of this coronavirus.

Dr. Michael J Roshon, MD specializes in emergency medicine in Colorado Springs and has over 22 years of experience in the field of medicine. He's also a pro cycling team doctor and has worked with teams like UHC Pro Cycling and Cannondale-Garmin. Dr. Roshon is the Chief of Medical Staff for the Penrose Hospital system in Colorado Springs, and is on their COVID-19 task force, where he's the Medical Specialist on their incident response team. He has his Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology.

USA Cycling will have a live follow-up webinar Wednesday April 1st at 11am MST. This will be an opportunity for Dr. Roshon to provide answers to any further questions you might have about the novel coronavirus pandemic.

In the meantime, please contact Kelsey Erickson (USA Cycling SafeSport Director) with any urgent queries:

Registration for Webinar on April 1, 2020

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Original Advice from Dr. Roshon

Recording of the Q & A on March 17, 2020