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Fighting Misinformation: The Preprint Sifter

The Preprint Sifter is a new Twitter tool that tracks down Tweets from leading epidemiologists, virologists, public health and other experts who are posting, vetting and verifying COVID-19 related preprint papers.

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Dr. Ashish K. Jha says US withdrawal from WHO is devastating loss in battle against COVID-19

July 10, 2020

Dr. Ashish K. Jha, Director of the Harvard Global Health Institute, on June 30, 2020 testified before members of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations that U.S., withdrawal from the World Health Organization (WHO) “will harm not only the health of people around the world, but also US leadership and scientific prowess. And ultimately […] will harm Continue reading [...]

Key Metrics for COVID Suppression

July 1, 2020

Researchers and Public Health Experts unite to bring clarity to key metrics guiding coronavirus response. Harvard Global Health Institute, Harvard's Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Rockefeller Foundation, CovidActNow, Covid-Local, CIDRAP and many others join forces, launch new COVID Risk Level map and COVID suppression guidance for policy makers and the public. Continue reading [...]

New Testing Targets

June 30, 2020

As COVID-19 outbreaks grow more severe, most U.S. states still fall far short on testing. From mitigation to suppression: in collaboration with NPR, HGHI is publishing new state testing targets for July. This new data shows only 18 states meet minimum targets for mitigation, and only three reach suppression level testing. Continue reading [...]