Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus response coordinator

Dr. Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus response coordinator, speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, April 20, 2020, in Washington.

President Donald Trump is joined by (2nd L-R) Food and Drug Administration head Stephen Hahn, White House coronavirus task force coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx and Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar to announce that the Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency approval for the antiviral drug remdesivir in the Oval Office at the White House May 1, 2020 in Washington, DC. A federal government trial found that patients with COVID-19 receiving Gilead Sciences' remdesivir recovered more quickly but the drug did not significantly reduce fatality rates.

Dr. Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus response coordinator, takes notes as President Donald Trump meets with North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum, and Colorado Gov. Jared Polis, in the Cabinet Room of the White House, May 13, 2020, in Washington.

White House coronavirus response coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx listens during an event in honor of World Nurses Day in the Oval Office of the White House, May 6, 2020, in Washington.

President Donald Trump listens as Dr. Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus response coordinator, speaks during a meeting with Gov. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., in the Oval Office of the White House, April 28, 2020, in Washington.

Dr. Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus response coordinator, and Adm. Brett Giroir, assistant secretary of Health and Human Services, walk to the Rose Garden to attend a briefing with President Donald Trump about the coronavirus in the Rose Garden of the White House, April 27, 2020, in Washington.

Dr. Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus response coordinator, talks to Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, during a briefing about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, April 22, 2020, in Washington.

Dr. Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus response coordinator, speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, Friday, April 17, 2020, in Washington.

Dr. Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus response coordinator, wears a Daughters of the American Revolution scarf as she listens to President Donald Trump speak about the coronavirus in the Rose Garden of the White House, April 14, 2020, in Washington.

(L-R) National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Anthony Fauci, White House coronavirus coordinator Deborah Birx and Centers for Disease Control Director Robert Redfield attend the daily coronavirus task force briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House on April 8, 2020 in Washington, DC. President Trump vowed to hold back funding for the World Health Organization at the briefing, accusing the organization of having not been aggressive enough in confronting the virus, but later denied saying funding would be withheld, according to published reports.

White House Coronavirus Task Force Coordinator Deborah Birx holds notes before speaking in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House March 19, 2020 in Washington, DC.

President Donald Trump, right, listens as Dr. Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus response coordinator, speaks during a news conference about the coronavirus in the Rose Garden of the White House, March 13, 2020, in Washington.

Dr. Deborah Birx, Ambassador and White House Coronavirus response coordinator holds a 3M N95 mask, March 5, 2020 as Vice President Mike Pence visits 3M World Headquarters in Maplewood, Minn., meeting with 3M leaders and Minnesota Governor Tim Walz.

Source: https://www.usatoday.com/picture-gallery/news/nation/2020/05/14/deborah-birx-white-house-coronavirus-response-coordinator/5189970002/

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