Coronavirus and social distancing: Interview with a local infectious disease expert

Posted at 8:19 PM, Mar 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-13 22:23:34-04

As concerns over COVID-19 change many of our day-to-day activities, some people have questioned whether the closures and cancellations are necessary.

We talked to a local infectious disease expert about the novel coronavirus and how the response is impacting our social interactions.

Hear what University of Utah Emeritus Professor of Medical Ethics and Infectious Diseases Jay Jacobson says on the matter in the video above.