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Local Factors Should Drive School Reopening Decisions, Health Experts Say

Duke faculty discuss complexity of reopening schools with media

The decision to reopen schools is complicated and should consider the specific needs and public health situations of individual communities, Duke health experts say. Speaking to reporters in a virtual media briefing, Lisa Gennetian, an applied economist, joins two pediatricians to explain the many difficult aspects to consider when deciding whether to reopen schools to children this fall.