With Covid cases continuing to climb, perhaps it’s time to stop silencing public health experts, and start relying on their expertise to make critical decisions, says Dr. Jennifer Dunphy.
Although there are no definitive answers as to when social distancing restrictions will be lifted and businesses will reopen, one thing is clear: “We are in this for the long haul,” says Jennifer Dunphy, DrPH, Chief Population Health Officer at Royal Medical Group.
The biggest problem when it comes to containing the COVID-19 pandemic? “We are giving guidance based on assumptions,” says Dr. Jennifer Dunphy of Regal Medical Group. What happens next, she believes, is critical.