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UC Irvine partners with O.C. businesses to develop safe reopening protocols

Daily Pilot, Oct. 1, 2020

October 1, 2020

UC Irvine partners with O.C. businesses to develop safe reopening protocols

UC Irvine is providing consulting services to private businesses to develop rules and procedures to keep employees and customers safe from COVID-19 as the economy starts to open up. “As the only program in public health in Orange County, we have an obligation to assist our community,” UCI professor Karen Edwards said in a press release. “I think there’s a gap in this area for us to step up and offer these types of services. This has the potential to have a major positive impact.” [Subscription required, you can request an electronic copy of the article by sending an email to communications@uci.edu.]