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Potential impact of coronavirus on travel, hospitality industries

3-Mar-2020 8:05 AM EST, by University of Delaware

The travel and hospitality industries would be two of the hardest hit if there is a spike in coronavirus infections in the U.S.

The University of Delaware has two experts who can examine the potential impact: 

- Jennifer Horney, Professor of Epidemiology, can provide tips and insight on how travelers can minimize their risk of exposure and what hoteliers can do to try and ensure the health of their guests. She can be reached by email at horney@udel.edu.

- Sheryl F. Kline, Professor of Hospitality Business Management, can speak more to the business side, with suggestions and analysis on what travelers can do to try to protect their trips and purchases; and offer ways hotel managers can successfully navigate a health crisis. She can be reached by email at skline@udel.edu.




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