The second episode in our series peers inside the life of Alaa Daghlas, a physician assistant at a Bronx hospital. From March 30-April 7 she kept audio diaries and recordings that she shared with The Post.
Daghlas contracted covid-19 while working at the hospital, and spent her time in self-isolation finding more masks for her hospital and preparing to return to her work on the front lines.
This is Alaa Daghlas's story, in her own words.
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