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Wall Street Journal highlights unique COVID-19 challenges of WVU Medicine, state

An article in the April 1 edition of the Wall Street Journal, highlights the challenges WVU Medicine faces during the recent COVID-19 pandemic.

The article, titled "Doctors prepare for coronavirus surge in West Virginia, Where Patients are Older, Sicker," quotes Albert L. Wright Jr., WVU Health System CEO and president, and Chief Operating Officer Ron Pellegrino, MD. It also includes photos from inside J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital and surrounding campus.