Mercy College Professor Rossi Hassad, MPH, Ph.D., was interviewed for a News12 the Bronx segment on the New York Department of Education “Stay Safe and Stay Open" plan. In the interview that aired on December 31, 2021, Hassad provided his perspective on New York City schools’ decision to open after the 2021 winter holidays.
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Hassad is an epidemiologist, statistician and professor in the Mercy College School of Social and Behavioral Sciences. He is a highly regarded expert on public health crises and has been a valued media resource during the pandemic. To view Hassad’s biography, as well as a list of his media appearances, please click here.