Sumary of Biden’s New Covid-19 Task Force, Staffed By Health Experts, To Meet As U.S. Approaches 10 Million Cases:
- Topline President-elect Joe Biden on Monday announced a Covid-19 task force — a team made up entirely of doctors and public health experts and co-chaired by former Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy, former Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Dr. David Kessler and Yale University associate dean Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith — as he prepares to tackle the deadly pandemic that has killed more than 237,000 Americans..
- According to the press release announcing the task force, the group plans to work with state and local authorities to establish public health and economic steps needed to get the virus under control..
- Key Background The president-elect has flagged tackling the Covid-19 pandemic as one of his four biggest priorities after taking office alongside economic recovery, racial equity and climate change…