Covid-19 Update with Former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy

Covid-19 Update with Former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy

March 17, 2020 | Author: Former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy

We were fortunate to have former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy join us for an update on Covid-19 Sunday, March 15.

He provided an overview of the current situation surrounding the corona virus, as well as answered several questions from our community on some common sense steps to take to stop the spread of the virus, and what to expect next.

As a PSA, please feel free to share this content with loved ones.

As Dr. Murthy explains, by thinking of others and checking in with each other during this time of social distancing, we have the potential to come out of this situation stronger than before.

Related to this topic, check out his new book that will be out in April 2020, which discusses loneliness as a public health concern: Together: The Healing Power of Human Connection in a Sometimes Lonely World. 

 

 

 

SPEAKER BIO

Dr. Vivek H. Murthy served as the 19th Surgeon General of the United States from December 15, 2014 to April 21, 2017.  

As America’s Doctor, Dr. Murthy created initiatives to tackle our country’s most urgent public health issues. He chose areas of focus that were raised by people across America during his inaugural listening tour. Highlights included:  

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