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UCI Tracks Second Surge

Orange County Business Journal, Nov. 23, 2020

November 23, 2020

UCI Tracks Second Surge

Now, as the nation faces rising case rates, the county—which is currently seeing average new daily cases in the 500 range—could be in store for a second coronavirus surge worse than the one seen over the summer, notes Bernadette Boden-Albala, dean of the new public health school at the University of California, Irvine. … “We cannot afford to let our guard down months away from vaccination. We can see the light at the end of the tunnel,” Boden-Albala said.