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Senior housing considerations during COVID-19.
- June 29, 2020Source: New York Times
The New Jersey governor postponed plans to allow indoor dining this week, and New York officials are considering a similar pause.
- June 25, 2020Source: Yale Daily News
Yale launches free coronavirus screening program
- June 24, 2020Source: The Atlantic
Can AC Spread the Coronavirus? The exact risk is unknown, but it’s a good moment to make sure ventilation systems are working well.
- June 22, 2020Source: YaleNews
A research team led by Yale’s Nathan Grubaugh and Anne Wyllie will begin testing select players, coaches, and staff from the NBA teams that have opted into the study, using a testing method they developed, known as SalivaDirect. The results of the study are expected by the end of July and will be shared publicly.
- June 22, 2020Source: Today
As summer revs up, many families who've planned vacations and long-anticipated reunions are left wondering whether it's safe to travel during the coronavirus outbreak. Most states have reopened, giving residents a semblance of normalcy, but COVID-19 cases are still rising in some areas.
- June 17, 2020Source: Yale School of Nursing website
David Vlahov, PhD, RN, FAAN, recently published the research paper “A Community Responds to the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Case Study in Protecting the Health and Human Rights of People Who Use Drugs” for the Journal of Urban Healthwith Yale colleagues Robert Heimer, PhD of the School of Public Health and Ryan McNeil, PhD of the School of Medicine. The findings show how a coalition of stakeholders took early action at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, even before official guidance was released, to develop risk reduction strategies for this population.
- June 09, 2020
Before the pandemic hit, the Yale Center for Clinical Investigation had presciently prepared for it.
- June 08, 2020Source: New York Times
COVID-19 and public transit
- June 06, 2020
Sophisticated mathematical modeling and quantitative science were the topics of the fourth virtual Dean’s Workshop on the COVID-19 pandemic, held May 21, 2020.