The Covid-19 pandemic is frequently referred to as an unprecedented public health crisis, one that spun out of control rapidly. While it is true that a worldwide pandemic was unexpected, its development bears striking similarities to public health crises of the not so distant past.
Burgin '25, Melinda, "Lead Poisoning and A Deadly Virus: Two Wakeup Calls for A Nation" (2021). First-Year Summer Reading Program Essay Contest. 17.