Dr. Mary Travis Bassett, Commissioner Of a NY Dept. Of Health and Mental Hygiene speaks during a news discussion in a Office of Emergency Management during Bellevue Hospital in New York City on Oct. 24, 2014.
Dr. Mary Travis Bassett, Commissioner of a NY Dept. Of Health and Mental Hygiene speaks during a news discussion in a Office of Emergency Management during Bellevue Hospital in New York City on Oct. 24, 2014.
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Dr. Mary Bassett, a health commissioner of New York City, is no nonsense

Dr. Mary Bassett, a New York City Health Commissioner, is already devising a impulse she’ll welcome Dr. Craig Spencer, a city’s initial studious with Ebola, when he’s virus-free.