Jerome Adams calls for masking ‘compassion’ : Shots

Jerome Adams, who served as Trump’s U.S. surgeon general, says he hopes that coming out of the pandemic, people can have a healthier respect for the scientific process.

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Jerome Adams, who served as Trump’s U.S. surgeon general, says he hopes that coming out of the pandemic, people can have a healthier respect for the scientific process.

Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Before there were mask requirements or recommendations or candle tests or homemade mask drives, in the very early days of the pandemic, the U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams