In a May 20 AP article, Wafaa El-Sadr, MD, MPH, MPA, ICAP’s global director, said having doctors relay contradictory information on behalf of the president is “quite alarming.”

“I find it totally irresponsible to have physicians who are touting some information that’s not anchored in evidence and not anchored in science,” El-Sadr said. “What often creates confusion is the many voices that are out there, and many of those voices do have a political interest, which is the hugely dangerous situation we are at now.”

Read the full article on the AP website

This article was picked up in numerous outlets, including the New York Times, and quoted in a May 20 Vanity Fair article

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