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Hoopers Meet Heroes: Cavaliers’ Darius Garland and Cleveland Clinic’s Chris Donovan

By May 28, 2020June 8th, 2020No Comments

The people on the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic are healthcare professionals, everyday citizens risking their lives to save those of their patients. They are the heroes right now.

In CloseUp360’s “Hoopers Meet Heroes” series, which connects NBA and WNBA players with healthcare professionals on the frontline of the fight against the coronavirus in their respective cities, Cavaliers guard Darius Garland spoke with Chris Donovan, the executive director of enterprise information management and analytics at the Cleveland Clinic. Their conversation focused on predictive modeling for COVID-19 cases.

So many healthcare professionals are facing an imminent shortage of PPE (personal protective equipment).

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Olivia Hart