Wafaa El-Sadr, MD, MPH, MPA, global director of ICAP, was quoted in an Oct 5 article in The Hour discussing the closure of several NYC schools in communities experiencing an increase in COVID cases. Dr. El-Sadr touched on the importance of bringing community leaders together to promote public health efforts:

“Getting community leaders on board to spread a trusted message makes a huge difference and [it] hasn’t happened enough so far. We need many more of these community champions if we are going to get to the point where we need to be.”

Read the full article in The Hour

Read the latest ICAP updates on COVID-19 here

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