1. Dr. Markel and Dr. Navarro Speak to Bridge about Lessons of 1918 Influenza Pandemic

    March 23, 2020

    As cases of Covid-19 spread across the nation, some on social media began calling for a closure f the Mackinac Bridge in order to prevent the entry of the disease into Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. ¬†Bridge contacted Drs. Markel and Navarro to see what lessons could be learned from so-called “escape communities” during the 1918 influenza pandemic. ¬†Read the story here:

    https://www.bridgemi.com/michigan-health-watch/some-yoopers-want-close-mackinac-bridge-stop-spread-coronavirus