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How is Little Saigon curbing coronavirus? By respecting elders, authorities and masks

Los Angeles Times, Sept. 22, 2020

September 22, 2020

How is Little Saigon curbing coronavirus? By respecting elders, authorities and masks

Dr. Quynh Kieu has a three-part theory to explain why Little Saigon has been relatively successful in stemming the COVID-19 pandemic.

One factor is a months-long project to test 1,900 people for free in the sprawling Vietnamese American community …. Quyen Le, Project Vietnam Foundation’s director of public health programs, said the group will participate in a behavioral study with UC Irvine’s School of Public Health to monitor all those who were tested on their progress six months after the pandemic started.