Battling COVID-19 In The Big Apple: A Doctor And Nurse Share Their Stories

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We talk with two healthcare professionals with Wisconsin ties about their experiences in New York City treating those infected with COVID-19.

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Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Joe Tarr Producer
  • Courtney Everett Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Dr. Kestrel Reopelle Guest
  • Elizabeth Riley Guest

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