Infectious disease expert discusses impacts of COVID-19

Michael T. Osterholm, PhD, MPH, Director of the University of Minnesota’s Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy, joined APWA members and staff on September 15, 2020 to share his wisdom on the impacts of COVID-19 on communities throughout the world. Dr. Osterholm is the author of Deadliest Enemy: Our War Against Killer Germs and an August 7, 2020 New York Times Opinion piece, “Here’s How to Crush the Virus Until Vaccines Arrive.” You've likely seen him on nationally televised news programs or read his opinion pieces in newspapers across the country, providing advice on how to balance the impact of the pandemic on our health and our economy.