Covidestim: The Latest Coronavirus Data State by State, County by County
A team of epidemiologists at the Yale School of Public Health and the T.H. Chan Harvard School of Public Health have created a series of models that show in real-time the latest COVID-19 levels county by county throughout the United States.
Yale Designates Labs in Three States to Provide SalivaDirect™ COVID-19 Test
Three independent laboratories will now join Yale Pathology Labs as facilities authorized to perform the university-developed SalivaDirect™ COVID-19 test. The laboratories will make SalivaDirect™ available to people in Florida, Minnesota, and New York.Source: YaleNews
COVID-19 and The Criminal Justice System
Outbreaks of any disease, including COVID-19, within correctional systems have substantial public health repercussions, affecting not only those incarcerated but also those who work in facilities and, by extension, both the communities in which jails and prisons sit and the communities to which released individuals return.Source: Story Map on ArcGIS
Gov. Lamont Urges Caution Against COVID-19 in Weeks, Months Ahead During YSPH Speech
Connecticut is emerging from the first wave of the coronavirus pandemic in relatively good shape. But the threat is not over, Governor Ned Lamont cautioned during a panel discussion hosted by the Yale School of Public Health.
YSPH Statement Regarding Hydroxychloroquine
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.
What COVID-19 is Teaching Us About Humanitarian Responses: Part I
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
A Look at Russia’s Response to the Coronavirus
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.