UMMC surgeon calls on community to sew against COVID-19


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV)– A surgeon at UMMC is calling on the community to sew against COVID-19. ​

Dr. Laura Vick is a general surgeon and working to stop the spread of coronavirus with these masks.​
Video posted on March 20 has taken off with more than 96,000 views. She’s teamed up with the Cotton Blossom Fabric Shoppe in Ridgeland. ​
They’ve even created kits for making masks. ​

​The masks are 100 percent cotton on the front and flannel on the inside.
​​You can drop off finished masks at the Nelson C. Norman Student Union and also at fabric shop.

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