Jessica Justman, MD discusses how travelers can make summer plans while considering local COVID-19 case counts.

Just as many travelers check the weather forecast before their trips, they should also make a habit of checking the local Covid-19 case count, says Jessica Justman, an infectious-disease specialist and associate professor of medicine in epidemiology at Columbia Mailman School of Public Health. “Things change certainly from month to month, and even from week to week,” she says.

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