First of all, let me say I’m not a doctor, not an epidemiologist, and I have no expertise in this subject matter at all. I’m an attorney and demographic researcher who reads the news, has a calculator, and wanted to get some sort of back-of-the-envelope estimate of what we’re facing in the next months or year.

Second of all, if someone who does have this expertise wants to come tell me that I’m being too alarmist, please do. I am very alarmed.

I wanted to determine the scale of the pressure that coronavirus could put on our health care system…

Will Stancil

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