Interview with Rachelle Zazzu, MA, DDS by Barbara Niss

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Interview with Rachelle Zazzu, MA, DDS by Barbara Niss


  • 2020-08-06 (Creation)


1 mp4 (0:28:57)

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Rachelle Zazzu is the Chaplain at Mount Sinai Queens Hospital

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Barbara Niss was the Director of Archives and Records Management at Mount Sinai from 1986 until her retirement in 2021.

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Interview with the Rev. Dr. Rachelle Zazzu, who speaks of her experiences as the sole chaplain at Mount Sinai Queens, which saw an unprecedented and overwhelming surge in Covid-19 patients in the first months of the pandemic. Video recording and transcript attached.

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This material is available for use.

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Copyright is held by Mount Sinai. Please contact the Archives ( for more information.

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This interview was conducted via Zoom on August 6, 2020 as part of the Aufses Archives’ Covid Memories project.

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