Let’s learn about the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Designed for high school students.


There are a lot of rumors and misinformation out there about this new virus. Dr. Roy Strowd and Dr. Lindsay Strowd, faculty at Wake Forest School of Medicine, are here to set the record straight. They teach in-person and online courses in medicine for high school students like you. The doctors will address issues such as social distancing, what is COVID-19 and what is the corona virus, and how vaccines are used to combat viruses. Just click on the questions that interest you most, and get clear answers.

Meet your Online Immersion Faculty Members


Dr. Lindsay Strowd, Assistant Professor, Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine

Dr. Lindsay Strowd received her MD from Wake Forest School of Medicine and did her residency in dermatology at The North Carolina Baptist Hospital. She is board certified and works as part of the team at the Wake Forest Comprehensive Cancer Center. Her research has been published in leading scientific journals.



Dr. Roy Strowd, Assistant Professor, Neurology, Wake Forest School of Medicine

Dr. Roy Strowd received his MD from Wake Forest School of Medicine and completed his residency in Neurology at North Carolina Baptist Hospital. He is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He has done extensive research on topics such as: Glioblastoma, Brain and Peripheral Nervous System Tumors, Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy, and his work can be seen in a host of leading medical journals.