Infectious Disease Expert Predicts When U.S. Coronavirus Cases Will Again Explode
Infectious disease expert Michael Osterholm on Monday contradicted President Donald Trump’s fanciful claim that the U.S. will soon be in “very good shape” with the coronavirus pandemic, instead predicting “an explosion” in new cases starting next month.
Osterholm, director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota, told CNN’s Don Lemon that the U.S. is “just really beginning to get to the really large part of the problem” with an average of 45,000 to 50,000 new confirmed cases of the virus per day.
“When school starts both at the high school level and in college and universities, we think we’re going to see an explosion of cases in September that will far surpass what we …continued .
[Source: Huffington Post]