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Remarks by Surgeon General Vivek Murthy at Virtual Launch Event for COVID-19 Community Corps with Vice President Harris

April 1, 2021

Vice Admiral (VADM) Vivek H. Murthy
April 1, 2021
Eisenhower Executive Office Building
South Court Auditorium

Good morning and thank you all for joining us today.

My name is Dr. Vivek Murthy, and I am honored to serve as the Surgeon General of the United States. In my role, I’m charged with looking out for the health and wellbeing of every American.

I consider this to be a sacred responsibility particularly in this grave moment when we are living through a once in a century pandemic.

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