NAU President Rita Cheng hosted her spring forum to discuss the urgency of being prepared for the possible arrival of the Coronavirus to Flagstaff. Inviting a panel of community health specialists they discuss exactly what is being done here at NAU and Coconino County.

Daniel Palm, the Vice President of The Center of International Education, said NAU is the first Arizona school to retract study abroad students offering alternative options. NAU Campus Health Director Julie Ryan talked preventative tips and how to avoid COVID-19.

And Dr. Joel Terriquez, the Northern Arizona Healthcare infectious disease specialist, explains that the elderly have a higher risk for infection and potentially bad outcomes.