Boston-Area Medical Students Graduate Early, Prepare To Join Fight Against Coronavirus

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For medical students in Massachusetts graduating early so they can jump into the fights against covert nineteen WBZ's Madison Rogers has more in a joint move between state health authorities and medical schools students will be fast tracked down to the front lines of the outbreak in Massachusetts Boston University Medical tufts medical and UMass medical in Worcester have announced their fourth year students will graduate next month a month earlier than planned Harvard Medical says they're actively considering the same at that point the new graduates can apply for new expedited temporary license the provisional license will last ninety days according to health and Human Services secretary Mary Lou sadr's UMass medical school chancellor Michael Collins said in a statement this good at over seven hundred doctors to the work force as hospitals are more and more overwhelmed and understaffed it's a critical move in the fight against the

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