Keep coronavirus-infected college students at school, Fauci urges
As colleges deal with coronavirus concerns, Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, warned parents this week to keep kids who contract COVID-19 at school, and not let them convalesce at home.
“It’s the worst thing you could do,” Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, said during an interview on NBC’s “TODAY” show Wednesday. “When you send them home, particularly when you’re dealing with a university where people come from multiple different locations, you could be seeding the different places with infection.”
Fauci stressed during the interview that colleges have the ability to conatain outbreaks by keeping students on campuses.
“Some colleges have the capability of a dorm or a couple of floors of a dorm where they could …continued .
[Source: Fox News]