Investigating New York’s ‘Breathtaking’ Outbreak
SPH's Dr. Mark Dworkin was featured in an Associated Press article on the speed and depth of the COVID-19 outbreak in New York City. He stressed the virus' toll is not fully visible to the public, making widespread societal change difficult to bring about.
It’s very hard to get people to believe or trust that when the hospitals aren’t full and there’s very few cases. You’re up against a lot to really make something happen early. You’re up against a lot of barriers to really doing something optimally.Professor of Epidemiology|