What You Should Know About Contact Tracing

An epidemiologist explains

Is going out to eat actually safe? Katie Couric’s publication, Wake-Up Call, recently interviewed Dr. Emily Gurley, an infectious disease epidemiologist at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, about contact tracing and reopening. Here’s an excerpt from the interview:

Wake-Up Call: Restaurants and other businesses are starting to reopen in certain places, and many Americans are likely anxious or unsure of what’s actually safe. As an infectious disease epidemiologist, what




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