Skip to main content
Credit Hour COVID-19 Pandemic Podcast Special from the University of South Dakota

We know the disruptive effects of the COVID-19 global health pandemic has been raising a lot of questions about the way we live. Over the next several weeks, Credit Hour plans to share the perspectives of USD experts in hopes they can shed light on this situation and the path forward.

A Doctor's Firsthand Account

On this episode of Credit Hour, Dr. Leah Prestbo, a USD graduate and family medicine practitioner in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, discusses her firsthand experience as not only a physician in the pandemic but also as a COVID-19 patient.

Listen to A Doctor's Firsthand Account Now

Credit Hour COVID-19 Podcast: A Doctor

Managing Cash Flow for Small Businesses

On this episode of Credit Hour, Matthew Heard, M.B.A., an instructor at the Beacom School of Business, explains how to manage cash flow for small businesses during COVID-19.

Listen to Managing Cash Flow for Small Businesses Now

Credit Hour COVID-19 Podcast Managing Cash Flow for Small Businesses web graphic

Understanding Viral Hotspots

Credit Hour interviews Susan Strobel, M.P.H., D.N.P., an assistant professor of public health at USD, to better understand viral hotspots during a pandemic.

Listen to Understanding Viral Hotspots Now

Credit Hour COVID-19 Podcast: Understanding Viral Hotspots

A View from the ICU in New York

On this episode of Credit Hour, we sat down with Dr. Kevin Cwach, a USD alumnus, to talk about his work on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic and his experience working the ICU in Long Island, New York.

Listen to A View from the ICU in New York Now

Credit Hour COVID-19 Podcast: A View from the ICU in New York

Mental Wellness During a Crisis

Credit Hour interviews Kari Oyen, a licensed psychologist and an assistant professor of school psychology at USD, about maintaining mental and emotional wellness during a crisis situation.

Listen to Mental Wellness During a Crisis

Credit Hour COVID-19 Podcasts Mental Wellness During a Crisis graphic

Transitioning to Remote Learning

On this episode of Credit Hour, we speak with Wayne Kindle, Ed.D., superintendent of the Yankton School District, to learn how schools are managing the transition to remote learning.

Listen to Transitioning to Remote Learning Now

Credit Hour COVID-19 Podcast: Transitioning to Remote Learning Episode graphic

Impact on the Economy

Credit Hour speaks with Kathryn Birkeland, Ph.D., associate professor of economics, who analyzes how COVID-19 is affecting the economy - locally, nationally and globally.

Listen to Impact on the Economy

Credit Hour COVID-19 Podcasts Impact on the Economy web graphic

An Expert's Perspective

On this episode of Credit Hour, Victor Huber, Ph.D, USD's associate professor of basic biomedical sciences, helps us understand COVID-19 from an expert's perspective.

Listen to An Expert's Perspective Now

Credit Hour COVID-19 Pandemic Podcast An Experts Perspective from USD graphic