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Researchers predict a steady decline in Covid-19 cases through March 2022—here’s the only way we’ll make it happen

Well + Good, Sept. 28, 2021

September 28, 2021

Researchers predict a steady decline in Covid-19 cases through March 2022—here’s the only way we’ll make it happen

While things should be looking up by March, Andrew Noymer, PhD, an associate professor of population health and disease prevention at the University of California, Irvine, says that we should still expect to see surges in the future. “I don’t doubt that a hundred deaths a day by March 2022 is a possibility, especially since it’s described as the best-case scenario’” says Dr. Noymer. “But I expect the cyclicality to remain. That means at some point in the future after March 2022 to have another wave.