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Dr. Thomas A. Russo

Dr. Thomas A. Russo

Dr. Thomas A. Russo is a professor and chief of infectious disease at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo. He is an expert in infectious diseases and cares for hospitalized patients at the Buffalo VA Medical Center.

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Being outdoors doesn’t mean you’re safe from COVID-19 – a White House event showed what not to do

By: - October 13, 2020

If you think you’re safe from the coronavirus just because you’re outdoors, think again. While the wind and the large volume of air make the outdoors less risky than being indoors, circumstances matter. Someone who is infectious can cough or sneeze, or just talk and, if you happen to inhale those respiratory droplets or they […]