University of Pittsburgh Medical Students Develop Accessible Guide to COVID Information
The Pittwire recently shared the story of University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine student Carly O’Connor-Terry, who was conducting research with the Pittsburgh Center for Autism Advocacy when COVID arrived in our area. O'Connor-Terry formed a volunteer effort with her med school peers and contacted the center to see if there was anything they could do to help. The end result is an illustrated guide making COVI-19 information accessible. For more details...
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