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DOCTOR/MICROBIOLOGIST AVAILABLE: Dr. Dean Hart, expert in microbiology and published author on the transmission of viruses and diseases, is available to discuss the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on major metropolitan centers like New York City and other major urban centers. For 25 years Dr. Hart taught as an Associate Research Scientist and Assistant Professor at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.
Dr. Hart can discuss the spread of the virus, symptoms to look out for, and provide prevention advice to residents throughout the United States and nationally. Dr. Hart can discuss what makes Coronavirus different from other respiratory illnesses, like the flu, and what precautions should be taken at home, in the workplace, around senior citizens and the elderly, and when to contact a medical professional.
BIO: Dr. Hart was has several medical degrees from prestigious institutions, including Hofstra University, University of California at Berkley, and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He has been published on array of medical issues, including spread of viruses and infections. Dr. Hart has guest lectured at Columbia University and internationally, including before medical academies and associations of medical experts. Hart has been featured as an expert by Good Morning America, CBS, the New York Post, the New York Daily News, and Newsday.