In the News: Analyzing NYC’s COVID-19 Response
The Associated Press interviewed Dr. Mark Dworkin, professor of epidemiology, on New York City's response to COVID-19. He noted that the rather invisible start of exponential growth of infection can make convincing the public of a public health threat challenging.
Dr. Mark Dworkin Selected Quote
At first, I think there’s a certain amount of disbelief that goes on. I think that contributes, to some extent, to the lack of putting the foot on the gas pedal on some of the control measures that we know we need to do.Professor of Epidemiology|