CNBC’s Meg Tirrell interviews White House health advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci about his outlook for the coronavirus outbreak in the United States.

The question of whether to reopen schools in the fall has a “complicated answer” and the decision will depend on the coronavirus’ transmission in certain regions of the U.S., White House health advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci said on Friday.

“It has to be a bit of a — and I don’t mean lengthwise — a bit of a complicated answer, because the United States is a large country,” he said during an interview Friday on CNBC’s “Halftime Report.”

“When you’re talking about getting back to a degree of normality and school openings and things like that, it’s always related to the level of activity of the virus,” he said.

For instance, the level of virus transmission near cities such as Casper, Wyoming, will likely be much different from that of other metropolitan areas, he said, and the decision to reopen schools shouldn’t be a “uni-dimensional judgment.”

“There are varying degrees of infection activity depending upon the region, the state, the city, the town and the county,” he said.

Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said the number of cases has plateaued and is coming down as a nation overall. However, there are certain regions where there are blips in infections.

“In general, things tend to be going in the right direction,” he said. “There are some areas that are doing better than others and others that are doing worse,” he said.

As states eye reopening schools and universities across the U.S. this fall, some health experts are concerned that gathering students could cause increased transmission of Covid-19, although younger people are considered to be at lower risk of serious illness.

New infections will begin to creep up in the fall and winter months, Fauci said. However, a second wave of infections later this year is preventable, he said.

“It’s in the way we and the efficiency and effectiveness in which we put the manpower, the systems, the tests to identify, isolate and contact trace, that will determine how successful we are in preventing that wave,” he said.

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  5. Why doesn't someone seriously investigate this guy. He made up lies about hiv/aids, and now this.

    No one seems to have the balls to. That, or they are in on the scheme.

  6. Were afraid of Gates and fauci. Could be great science. These two dont exactly inspire confidence. There are some things worse than death and worship of the beast is one.

  7. Fauci needs to just keep singing Chris Cuomo's his bedtime lullabys. Stop keeping us under house arrest. Stop telling us false junk. Stay home don't stay home. Make up your mind! More virus infections well there is more testing. We aren't all going to the hospital. We all have never stopped going to the grocery store right? So we can go to the polls and vote and do other things responsibly. We aren't idiots! Fauci and the CDC. Give it a rest.

  8. ANYONE WHO BELIEVE ANYTHING FAUCI SAYS IS GOING TO BE SICK FOR THE REST OF THEIR LIVES. THIS GUY IS A TOTAL FRAUD. HE HAS NO CLUE ABOUT THIS VIRUS. NEITHER DOES BIRX. HE IS A BOOK DOCTOR THAT GOES TO FUND RAISERS TO GET MONEY FOR THE IMBECILES THAT CALL THEMSELVES SCIENTISTS THAT ARE INCAPABLE OF PRODUCING ANYTHING OF VALUE FOR DECADES.

  9. Things I trust more than dr fauci : advice from trump , vacation in Wuhan , food from Taco Bell , Hand shake from snotty Chinese , prayers and blessings from Joel osteen , massage from the pope , dirty heroin needles , sliding down a giant razor blade slide into a pool of acid

  10. Dear Dr Fauci, I have to register my disappointment about your comments on face masks. I was concerned when I heard you say earlier in the year that masks offered no COVID-19 protection for the wearer but only for those they might come into contact with (, but I Trusted you. Do no harm is your Hippocratic Oath, so I Trusted you. Now you tell me any face covering could help to reduce inhalation of large, and potentially infectious aerosol droplets, and therefore reduce viral load, and help lesson the severity of infection and chances of death!! ( I paraphrase), meaning we all should have been wearing face masks months or even 110,000 deaths ago. I trusted you Dr Fauci, I hung on your every word. I even posted Dr Fauci for President! But now… Now I don't know if our relationship can weather this deceit. You've changed Dr Fauci… You've changed.

  11. This isn't Fauci. Watch his other interviews, he doesn't speak like that. Also, this clone looks younger and if you look at the markings on his face in this video compared to other videos, they clearly don't match. Correct me if I'm wrong?