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COVID-19: The Omicron Variant (2021)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2021-12-03

Duration: 00:03:44

Subjects: COVID-19 pandemic | Coronaviruses | Public health


  • St. Cyr, Kara Host
  • Brierre, Stephen Interviewee


This segment from the December 3, 2021, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Kara St. Cyr’s report on the new omicron variant of COVID-19, or the novel coronavirus. She interviews Dr. Stephen Brierre, a pulmonologist with the Baton Rouge General Hospital.