"Scenic Roots" offers conversations that matter in the heart of Chattanooga and the Tennessee Valley.From the mountains to the river, our conversations are rooted deep within every corner of our community - reflecting who we are, who we were and who we can become.We engage with the news that affects our community, behind and beyond the headlines. We build bridges that span from creators and innovators to storytellers and the outdoors. We focus on our challenges as many communities in one - as we celebrate what inspires us. We resonate with countless voices - in words and spaces, sounds and songs.We are "Scenic Roots."Ray Bassett hosts and produces "Scenic Roots" at WUTC.
The Long-Term Fight Against The Coronavirus
Dr. Davey Smith is conducting one of the dozens of clinical trials now in progress across the country to find a cure - not a preventative vaccine - for the coronavirus.
He is a professor of medicine - and chief of infectious diseases and global public health at the University of California-San Diego.
Davey earned his biology degree from this campus, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.