DEATH -DEAD / OBITUARIES :NYC: Dr. Frank Gabrin has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 1, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
ER doctor dies in husband’s arms in their NYC apartment six days after showing COVID-19 symptoms
Cancer survivor Dr. Frank Gabrin, 60, was “eager to keep working in the [emergency dept.] and was disappointed” when he developed symptoms, the chairman said.https://t.co/nX9wzkinZk
— New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) April 1, 2020
#COVID19 in NYC: Dr. Frank Gabrin, mentor of a close friend of mine, passed in his husband’s arms in their Harlem apt. Dr. Gabrin had told a longtime friend “he thought he caught #CoronaVirus from having to use the same face mask for an entire week.” https://t.co/BO0PK7AltV
— Bahman Kalbasi (@BahmanKalbasi) April 1, 2020
First Emergency Physician to die of #covid19 in USA. Sad news for our EM family. It was not if but when. We are still there for anyone, anytime for anything. #staysafe @SAEMonline @ACEPNow @CAEP_Docs pic.twitter.com/ZX3TubAcVI
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