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August 2020

Letter to Dr. Buchanan regarding Covid

August 13, 2020 Dr. Martha BuchananSenior Director and Public Health OfficerKnox County Board of Health140 Dameron AvenueKnoxville, TN 37917-6413 Dear Dr. Buchanan, We call upon the Knox County Board of Health to acknowledge the public health emergency that will soon be precipitated by the return to campus of thousands of students under the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Fall 2020 plan for in-person instruction. We further call upon you to strongly recommend that the University move to fully online instruction for some or all of the fall semester, or until such time as the infection rate in the county is under sufficient control. With respect for… Read More »Letter to Dr. Buchanan regarding Covid