Dr. George Rutherford

professor of epidemiology at the University of California, San Francisco

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Professor of epidemiology at the University of California, San Francisco.

Dr. George Rutherford on KCRW

California is poised to reopen on June 15, but there are some caveats to the plan.

Does California’s June reopening plan signal a return to normal?

California is poised to reopen on June 15, but there are some caveats to the plan.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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Epidemiologist on when SoCal might reach herd immunity, and why teens should be the focus of vaccinations

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from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Gov. Newsom announced a partnership with a Massachusetts-based diagnostics company to more than double the state’s testing capacity.

COVID-19 cases drop in California, Gov. Newsom wants to boost testing

Gov. Newsom announced a partnership with a Massachusetts-based diagnostics company to more than double the state’s testing capacity.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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