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Coronavirus Made It Clear: Our Health System Needs More Compassion

‘A fairer, healthier system can emerge from this crisis,’ according to the dean at the Boston University School of Public Health

Members from the Lighthouse Fellowship Church gather on a Sunday night outside the Bloomington Hospital to pray for doctors,
Members from the Lighthouse Fellowship Church gather on a Sunday night outside the Bloomington Hospital to pray for doctors, nursing staff, and other workers. Photo: Jeremy Hogan/Echoes Wire/Barcroft Media/Getty Images

AsAs the Covid-19 pandemic unfolds, the world has taken dramatic steps to slow the spread of the disease. Physical distancing has kept large…

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Sandro Galea

Sandro Galea

Dr. Sandro Galea is the Robert A Knox Professor and Dean of Boston University School of Public Health.

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