Deborah Birx, MD, is a lifelong public health official who previously led the Trump White House coronavirus task force. Washington Post health policy reporter Yasmeen Abutaleb talks with Birx about her time as the COVID-19 response coordinator, the alarms she raised and the costly mistakes she says were made at all levels of the federal government, as detailed in her new book, “Silent Invasion: The Untold Story of The Trump Administration, COVID-19, and Preventing the Next Pandemic Before It’s Too Late."
Deborah Birx, MD
Former White House Coronavirus Task Force Coordinator
Author, “Silent Invasion: The Untold Story of the Trump Administration, Covid-19, and Preventing the Next Pandemic Before It’s Too Late”