More about the YSPH Covid-19 Pandemic Response
Dr. Harvey Risch is a distinguished cancer epidemiologist who has opined on the topic of hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) and COVID-19 out-patient therapy. He has written a review article in the American Journal of Epidemiology that cites evidence that he believes supports HCQ use for out-patient infection with SARS-CoV-2. Studies that indicate no effect or harmful effects, Dr. Risch believes, enrolled patients too sick to benefit from HCQ.
- July 02, 2020
7.2.2020 "COVID-19 Right Now" featuring Unni Karunakara, MBBS, MPH'95, DrPH, Associate Clinical Professor of Public Health; and James Hamblin, MD, MPH'18, Lecturer in Health Policy and Management.
- July 01, 2020
Three pilot projects to investigate aspects of the current pandemic have received funding from Yale’s COVID-19 Research Resource Fund, which was built with generous contributions from Yale’s donors.
- June 26, 2020
6.25.20 “COVID-19 Right Now” featuring Kaveh Khoshnood, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Program Co-Director for the Global Ethics Program at the Yale Institute of Global Health; and James Hamblin, MD, MPH, Lecturer in Health Policy and Management
- June 24, 2020
YSPH alumna Janet Yim is developing new modeling tools to help health care providers better prepare for COVID-19 and future pandemics.
- June 22, 2020
Since COVID-19 struck Southwestern Oklahoma, it has been all-hands-on-deck for public health professionals like Melanie Curry, MPH ’19.
- June 19, 2020
6.18.20 “COVID-19 Right Now” featuring Robert Heimer, PhD, Professor of Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases; Judyth Twigg, PhD, professor of political science, Virginia Commonwealth University; and James Hamblin, MD, MPH, Lecturer, Health Policy and Management.
- June 17, 2020
Mary Katherine 'MK' Montgomery, MPH '19, has created an internet resource hub to help rural communities manage the COVID-19 crisis.
- June 15, 2020
As part of her role with the Washington State Department of Health's advanced planning team, Alexandra Montaño, MPH '16, develops plans for school closures, travel restrictions and other COVID-19 interventions.
- June 12, 2020
James Hamblin, MD, MPH, Lecturer in Health Policy and Management, is joined by Robert Heimer, PhD, Professor, Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases, Yale School of Public Health