Dr. Anthony Fauci said he called on celebrities organized by Kim Kardashian to spread awareness about the coronavirus.
- Dr. Fauci said that 36 celebrities and athletes joined the April call
- Kim, Katy Perry and Gwyneth Paltrow are among the stars in the call
- More than 237,500 Americans have died from the virus as of Sunday
Kim Kardashian held a Zoom call between 36 celebrities and Dr. Anthony Fauci in April, in an attempt to document the right things to tell the public about the coronavirus, which has shut down most of the country. America at that time.
Fauci, 79, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, told CNN Sunday about the outreach of the Hollywood crowd in an effort to ‘spread information about keeping it safe’ from the deadly pandemic for their large audience.
“ It’s a bunch of movie stars and some sports characters and they want to know what they can do to stay safe, about masking and avoiding crowds, “Fauci, one of the Key officials are tasked with tackling the public about the virus.
Latest: Kim Kardashian, 40, held a Zoom call between 36 celebrities and Dr. Anthony Fauci, 79, in April, in an attempt to document the right things to tell the public about the type the coronavirus virus, which shut down most of the United States at the time, Fauci told CNN Sunday
Other notable names related to the communications include Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom, Gwyneth Paltrow, 2 Chainz, Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis, and Brad Falchuk, said Fauci.
Fauci, who clashed with President Donald Trump, said: ‘Each of them has a huge following on their social media accounts … I was impressed by the questions. which they set out, by their degree of sophistication. virus and reduce the number of future infections.
‘I can tell them, for example, it’s important to wear a mask, and they go into their account and say “masked” and that will be transmitted to a few million more people, “Fauci, who also joined in. in a Live Instagram chat with Matthew McConaughey earlier this summer.
The star Keeping Up With The Kardashians’ call to action came in March after joint surgeon, Dr. Jerome Adams, asked big social followers to try and explain how coronavirus-induced pandemic among their young followers.
Fauci clashed with President Donald Trump over some aspects of how to fight the virus and minimize the number of future infections.
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The doctor, who has repeatedly addressed the White House podium to address the ongoing war against the virus, said earlier this month that infections could spike amid cold weather and holidays.
“It’s not a good situation,” Fauci told the Washington Post less than two weeks ago. ‘All the stars are misaligned as you enter fall and winter, with everyone gathering at home indoors. You cannot have a worse position. ”
Globally, 1,255,185 people have died out of 50,313,694 positive diagnoses worldwide as of Sunday, according to Johns Hopkins University. The total number of deaths caused by COVID-19 in the US was 237,564, with a total of 9,960,918 positive diagnoses.