President of the US National Allergy and Infectious Diseases Institute Dr. Anthony Fauci. US President Donald Trump said he has not attended meetings for months. President of the US National Allergy and Infectious Diseases Institute Dr. Anthony Fauci, although US President Donald Trump’s coronavirus (Covid-19) cases are on the rise. He stated that he has not attended the Coronavirus Task Force meetings for months.
Fauci also stated that he was in contact with Scott Atlas, an advisor to the White House Coronavirus Task Force rather than Trump. Fauci stated that in the first months of the pandemic, the meetings, which were held every day under the leadership of Vice President Mike Pence, now take place once a week over the internet.
Dr. Fauci did not elaborate on what the priorities were. Fauci also stated that the coronavirus vaccine will not replace the epidemic measures.